Activities and Things to Do in Mequon

One of the benefits of living in Mequon is the sheer number and diversity of activities available to young, old and everyone in between! From active recreation to passive leisure, our community has opportunities aplenty.

Here are some of the activities Your Mequon currently features - with more being added every day:

Review: Despicable Me 2

Crew standing with his arms crossed and many Minions in the background

Best family movie and funniest animated film of the summer! Those cute little yellow guys are everywhere, and make Despicable Me 2 such a fun film for all ages! The rambunctious and unpredictable Minions, along with their evil master Crew and the children he has adopted, make for a funny and heartwarming film. Doing extremely well at its release, the Universal animated sequel took in $82.5 ... [Read more]

Get to Know Your Parks Series: Mequon Community Park

View of Mequon Community Park with trees, picnic tables and playground

Read a book, slide and swim. The Mequon Community Park is a vital resource for our community, as it links the Mequon-Thiensville library, public pool, Ozaukee Interurban Trail and a fantastic park for families. Picture this fun summer day . . . Meet your friends and their kids at the Mequon Community Park for a playdate on the tot pirate ship playground. Munch peanut butter and jelly ... [Read more]

The Best Way to Cool Off This Summer: The Mequon Pool

Mequon pool with lifeguard on tower watching swimmers

Grab your swimsuit and goggles. The Mequon Community Pool is open and in full swing for the summer! It’s not as fancy as the newly renovated River Club Pool. Nor does it have the water spouts and slippery slides like the pool in Cedarburg. But, what our Mequon Community Pool does have is convenience, low cost and social cache. It is THE place to meet your school friends and reconnect during ... [Read more]

Superman Brings New Hope

Close up of Superman in Man of Steel with cape flowing

Bringing another great hero story from DC Comics to life, Man of Steel flew into Mequon’s Marcus North Shore Cinema on June 14th. It raked in a massive $116.6 million, making it the highest weekend gross for the month of June. Besides The Dark Knight Trilogy and the 2011 Green Lantern film, Superman is only the third DC comic to get a movie reboot, and it did an amazing job at re-introducing ... [Read more]

Review: Star Trek Into Darkness

Star Trek Into Darkness movie banner

"Space; the final frontier. These are the voyages of the starship Enterprise. It's continuing mission - to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations. To boldly go where no man has gone before." ~ Captain Kirk, Starship Enterprise And this film definitely goes, in epic proportions, to where no Star Trek film has gone before! For original Star Trek fans, such as ... [Read more]

The Best Date Night on the Big Screen

Zaffiro's front view in Mequon at North Shore Marcus Theatre

How hard is it to get out without your kids? It’s almost impossible, especially when they are really young. If you are looking for something special to do as a couple when you can steal a moment away, consider dinner and a movie. Marcus North Shore Cinema, located on North Port Washington Road, has transformed into quite the destination. In addition to the 11 newly refurbished auditoriums and ... [Read more]

Epic: A 3D Dive Into the Natural World

Line of animated characters from the movie Epic

Not being a huge fan of animated films myself, I was a little hesitant to comply when my 10 year old sister asked me to see the new release Epic at our own Marcus North Shore Theater. And although the trailers looked promising, it still seemed like a movie solely targeted at children. Reluctantly, I did agree to go and was happy that I did so; the film was fantastic. Loosely based on William ... [Read more]

Indoor Playland With All the Bells and Whistles

Boy and girl playing at table in play center

It is often a parent’s worst nightmare . . . it’s 3 p.m. on a snowy day in mid-February and your child hasn’t taken take their regular nap. Everyone’s a little stir-crazy. What are you going to do? There have been many days like this for local Mequon moms and fortunately there’s a little secret in our community that is great for just such situations - the Logemann Community Family ... [Read more]

Splash Into Summer Fun at the JCC

Girl in swimming pool holding on to edge with tennis ball

There are many options for swimming during the summer in Mequon. Whether you’re a member at one of the country clubs or frequent the Mequon Community Pool, you have plenty of choices for splashing around. However, do you want somewhere exceptional to swim with your kids? Look no further than the Jewish Community Center (JCC) Water Park hidden behind the Sarah Chudnow Center, just off Mequon ... [Read more]