5 things to do this weekend: October 11-13, 2019

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1. Fall Fest On Broadway

Enjoy a brisk fall day in the Broadway District of downtown Green Bay, this Saturday, October 12th. From 11 a.m.- 3 p.m., you can participate in free, family-friendly fall activities during Fall Fest! There will be live music, trick-or-treating at local businesses, pumpkin painting, the giant pumpkin way off and more!

For more information, head to the downtown Green Bay website.

2. Pooches & Pints Barktoberfest 2019

Man's best friend and man's favorite beverage! The first-ever Pooches and Pints Barktoberfest is taking place this Saturday, October 12th from noon- 4 p.m. at Green Isle Park in Allouez. Enjoy live music by Brian James, food trucks, beer, pet vendors and pet costume contests!

For more information, head to the Village of Allouez website.

3. 1st Ever Fox Valley Lagerfest

head to downtown Appleton this weekend for the first annual Fox Valley Lagerfest! One block of State Street near McFleshman's Brewing Co will be shut down for the event. Enjoy beer from multiple participating breweries, food trucks and live music by Porky's Groove Machine & Tom Schneider's Polka Band.

Entrance to the event is free, but a $30 ticket is required to access all the beers and more. The event runs this Saturday, October 12th from 2-6 p.m. For more information, head to the McFleshman's Brewing Co. website.

4. The Great Pumpkin Train

The Great Pumpkin Train returns to the National Railroad Museum in Green Bay this Saturday, October 12th! There will be music, games, activities and pumpkin selecting. The event will go on, rain or shine, and there will also bee indoor live entertainment, crafts and games!

The train will tun every 45 minutes. The event runs from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. If you can't make it this weekend, no worries- it will run again next Saturday, October 19th. For further details on the event, head to the National Railroad Museum website.

5. Zombie Shoot 2019

Get in the Halloween spirit with the Zombie Shoot at Commando Paintball Sports in Little Suamico! This year includes new attractions, additions and updates to the trails.

The event will run every Friday and Saturday throughout October and the first weekend of November, from 7- 9 p.m. For tickets and information, click here.