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Discover Wauwatosa in the New Year

2024 is officially upon us, and many of you may be hard at work at your newly minted New Year’s resolutions. Whether your goals for the year are to travel, spend time with friends and family, learn something new, or get outside more…all of that (and more) can be done right here in Wauwatosa. As we welcome the start of a new year, it’s the perfect time to set your intentions and deepen your connection to this city and all that it has to offer. This year, we are embarking on a journey of discovery with resolutions to live like a local, attend new events, explore the great outdoors, and uncover the rich history that lies within Wauwatosa.

Live like a local: Strengthen our Community

Our community is the heartbeat and the strength of our city. Whether it’s exploring a new business, or visiting one you’ve been to countless times, make 2024 a year of renewed commitment to supporting local businesses. Our city has so many wonderful shops, boutiques, bars, and restaurants to choose from. No matter your taste, we have something special to offer. By living like a local, you not only contribute to the unique character of Wauwatosa but also foster a sense of unity and pride that gives our city its charm.

Attend New Events: A Year of Celebration

Our city offers so much to celebrate. The new year promises a calendar filled with exciting events. Make a resolution to attend new gatherings, whether they be art exhibitions, music festivals, or community fundraisers. Stay connected to local calendars, social media, and community boards to discover the wealth of opportunities that await. Whether it’s going to an event as big as ART 64 or as small as bar trivia, make 2024 a year of trying new events.

Explore the Great Outdoors: Embracing Nature’s Beauty in Every Season

Wauwatosa’s parks and green spaces invite us to step outside and immerse ourselves in the beauty of nature. This year, make a point to explore the outdoors. Whether it’s a family picnic at Currie Park, a bike ride along the Oak Leaf Trail, or a winter walk through Hoyt Park, nature’s wonders await right in our backyard. Embrace an active and healthy lifestyle while appreciating the changing landscapes that make Wauwatosa a haven for outdoor enthusiasts.

Uncover the City’s History: Dive into the Stories of Wauwatosa

In 2024, let’s take a journey back in time to uncover the captivating history that has shaped Wauwatosa. Explore historic landmarks like the Kneeland-Walker House, trace the stories of our city’s founders, and visit the Wauwatosa Historical Society to discover hidden gems from the past. By understanding and celebrating our history, we deepen our connection to Wauwatosa and ensure that its unique stories are preserved for future generations.

As we march along in 2024, we hope these resolutions are more than just aspirations. By living like a local, attending new events, exploring the great outdoors, and uncovering our city’s history, we contribute to the continued growth of Wauwatosa. Whatever your goals may be, here’s to a year filled with local pride, new adventures, and the making of extraordinary stories that make Wauwatosa uniquely ours.