October 23, 2012 – Cyrano de Bergerac 

Young Auditorium – see article above.



October 24, 2012 – Taming of the Shrew  

Young Auditorium – see article above.



October 25, 2012 – Ghoul’s Night Out

Wear your costume and join us for some Halloween family fun! From 4pm-7pm enjoy fang-tastic tricks, treats, games, costume contest and dance throughout our Uptown Business District.


Whitewater – Uptown Business District (West side of Whitewater)

(262) 473-4005



October 25 – December 23, 2012 – SCROOGE The Musical

For two decades The Fireside Theatre has been the number one choice for Christmas entertainment for hundreds of thousands of happy theatre-goers. So who but The Fireside could present this merry, sparkling, tuneful, boisterous, big Broadway musical version of the world’s most beloved Christmas story – Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL? Based on the popular musical movie starring Albert Finney, SCROOGE THE MUSICAL tells this time honored tale of redemption and love as only The Fireside can – with a beautiful and rousing musical score (including the well-known “Thank You Very Much”), breath-taking dancing, beautiful period costumes, uproarious comedy, and heart-warming drama – performed by some of the country’s finest Broadway and regional performers. If you have to choose only one Christmas show this season you must come see SCROOGE THE MUSICAL at The Fireside. Wed, Thurs, Sat, Sun matinees arrive 10:30am, Thurs eve arrive 5:15pm, Sat eve arrive 4:45pm, Sun midday arrive 2:30pm.


Fort Atkinson – The Fireside Dinner Theatre, 1131 Janesville Avenue

(800) 477-9505 – http://www.firesidetheatre.com



October 27 – 28, 2012 – Earth, Wood and Fire Artist Studio Tour

Hop in the car, put it in drive and take the day to explore the beautiful countryside, tour over 20 artist’s studios, meeting old friends and making new ones while viewing their unique works. Studios open 10am-5pm.


Cambridge – Cambridge and surrounding area





October 27, 2012 – Trick or Treat the Triangle 


From 4-8pm, there will be music by R&R music, sidewalk chalk art, pumpkin carving and enjoy 2000 luminaries throughout downtown.


Whitewater – First Street – Downtown Armory





October 27 – Whitewater Youth Halloween Party 


6-8pm – Join us for fun fair games and prizes geared towards preschool and elementary age children. Admission into the event is a non-perishable food item donated to our local food pantry.

Whitewater – Downtown Armory

262-473-0121 –www.whitewater-wi.gov





October 28 – Trick or Treat and Halloween Parade 


Parade starts at 3:30pm in front of the Fire Hall at 126 N. First Street. Trick or Treat to follow until 6:30pm.


Palmyra – 126 North First Street – 262-495-8316




October 31 – Trick or Treat at Johnson Creek Premium Outlets 


Costumed youngsters under 12 are invited to receive candy and treats from participating stores at Johnson Creek Premium Outlets from 4:30-6:30pm on October 31, while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Johnson Creek – Johnson Creek Premium Outlets
920-699-4112 – www.premiumoutlets.com/johnsoncreek




October 31 – City of Whitewater Trick or Treat 


Be sure to wear your favorite costume and visit the City of Whitewater for trick or treating from 4-7pm.
Whitewater – 262-473-0121


Katie Otto is a freelance writer who provides JCTC with some spectacular content and information. She's previously held the role of Secretary for the Jefferson County Tourism Council, has assembled our Monthly Newsletter and was the Executive Director for the Lake Mills Main Street Program, a non-profit community organization that is dedicated to the preservation, growth and vitality of Lake Mills through public events and active community involvement.