Summer Fun in Waukesha Pewaukee
 Summer Sun 

Just a short drive from Madison and Milwaukee, you’ll find Waukesha Pewaukee. Where we welcome you for fun all summer long. Whether you prefer the outdoors or major attractions you will find options galore. Take in our beautiful parks, lakes, rivers and trails. Enjoy our local events, the arts, live music and great food. Here are a few ideas for summer fun ideas.


pewaukee lakeLake or river fun
Pewaukee Lake is one of the largest inland lakes in Southeastern Wisconsin. A hub for boating, swimming, fishing, sunbathing and other water frolics. Come enjoy all the free fun in and around the lake.

Or take a leisurely paddle along the Fox River and hop off at Frame Park to hike or bike the Riverwalk, stroll through the magnificent gardens and picnic at the lagoon in Barstow Plaza. You’ll find all the equipment you need for a day in the parks or on the water at High Roller Fun Rentals.

HikingHiking, biking and more outdoors
Once a glacier, Kettle Moraine State Park has acres of hills, prairie restoration sites, forest, kettle holes and lakes, featuring natural habitats, plants and animals, even some rare species. There are so many ways to take in the view… by foot, bike, rollerblading or horseback riding.  You will also find many more Waukesha County park options to swim, hike, bike and more. 



badgerland-waterski-fox-river10 things to do in Summer in Waukesha Pewaukee
From ski shows to classic cars and dancing in the streets to concerts in the park, take in these 10 fun ideas to enjoy summer in Waukesha Pewaukee!



Come for the Fun. Stay for Days.
Unwind in comfort at one of Waukesha Pewaukee’s 10 hotels – five full-service and five limited-service. If you are looking for special hotel package offers check here.

There are plenty of things to do that you won’t want to miss while visiting including: antiques, supper clubs, and family-friendly fun.  Peruse our Visitor Guide for a more in depth look at our area.  


Map It!

It’s easy to find Waukesha Pewaukee! We are right off I94 just an hour east of Madison and 20 minutes west of Milwaukee. There’s plenty to enjoy in Waukesha Pewaukee, where fun meets adventure.  Map it!