Community Events

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Donations & Sponsorships

City events are supported largely by donations. Those wishing to support City events may do so through the West Allis Community Improvement Foundation at www.westallisfoundation.org or through the City's sponsorship programs.

Additional Event Resources

Download the 2022 Event Brochure (PDF). Find West Allis-West Milwaukee Rec Events and West Allis Public Library Events.

Upcoming 2022 Events

WINTER Events

Christkindlmarkt at the Farmers Market2022_Christkindlmarkt_Website

Friday, Dec. 2 & Saturday, Dec. 3
West Allis Famers Market
6501 W. National Ave.

Stop by the 5th annual Christkindlmarkt, a traditional European-style Christmas market featuring over 50 vendors. Includes Wisconsin Specialty food retailers and artisan craft vendors. Enjoy live music as well as a variety of local food trucks and beer from local breweries. This year's vendor list is full. More information is available at our Facebook event.


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Allis in Winterland

Saturday, Dec. 3, 3 p.m.West Allis City Hall Art Gallery
7525 W. Greenfield Ave.

Visit the enchanted world of Allis in Winterland at the City Hall Art Gallery. Kid-friendly activities will be set to the theme of the original animation, How the Grinch Stole Christmas! Your heart will grow three sizes with all the grinchy-themed crafts and activities – don’t forget to write your letter to Santa. North pole mailbags will be on hand to deliver your letters straight to the big man himself! More information is available at our Facebook event.

christmas Tree Lighting Program

Saturday, Dec. 3, 4 p.m.
West Allis City Hall Centennial Plaza      
7525 W. Greenfield Ave.

Celebrate the season with choral performances from West Allis’ own Nathan Hale, Frank Lloyd Wright, and Horace Mann school choirs. Grab a hot chocolate from Freese’s or a bowl of mac n' cheese from the Ladle Lady and get ready (don't blink!) to watch our largest Christmas Tree light up! More information is available at our Facebook event.

Christmas Parade 

Christmas Parade | Saturday, Dec. 3, 4:45 p.m.
81st St. State Fair Park entrance, east on Greenfield Ave., then south to Orchard Ave.      

The West Allis Christmas Parade is an annual holiday tradition and the premier night-time Christmas parade in Southeast Wisconsin! Enjoy marching bands and live performers, creative floats and vintage vehicles; meet elves, cartoon characters; and of course, wave to Santa Claus himself at the end of the parade! More information is available at our Facebook event.

West Allis Downtown's Winter Week

Month of January 2023 I Watch Winter Week Recap of 2022

West Allis Downtown, our BID, and community organizations team up to bring you a week’s worth of fun, winter activities! Join us as we channel our hygge and explore all the things that make winter in West Allis great!

  • Sunday, January 15: Winter Scavenger Hunt and Carriage Photos at the West Allis Historical Society
  • Sunday, January 15 - 20: Cocoa Commotion for buy one get one half off hot cocoa
  • Monday, January 16: Rotary Club Coze Drive at Apostle Presbyterian Church
  • Tuesday, January 17: Alice in Winter Wonderland at the West Allis Public Library
  • Wednesday, January 18: Souper Wednesday Soup Crawl in West Allis Downtown (ticketed event)
  • Thursday, January 19: Luminary Walk at Aurora West Allis Medical Center
  • Friday, January 20: Blankets & Bingo at the West Allis Senior Center
  • Friday, January 20: Opening of the ice rink at Liberty Heights Park

View the BID's Winter Week on Facebook.