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Why spend so much time preparing a week family trip or scramble when you get here when we created this full weekend itinerary full of kid friendly summer activities for you. Follow along step by step or use this itinerary for great summer ideas and activities located in Wisconsin Dells. This summer pre-planned weekend getaway takes the stress out of planning a weekend and allows you to spend more time with the ones you love.

DAY ONE

ARRIVAL/MID-MORNING/AFTERNOON: MT. OLYMPUS WATER & THEME PARK

Lose yourself in an epic adventure as you brave the four thrilling parks. Featuring 44 slides, 5 rollercoasters, 8 go kart tracks, and so much more.

LATE AFTERNOON: HOTEL TIME

DINNER: BUFFALO PHIL'S PIZZA & GRILLE

Kids love seeing their food delivered right to their table by miniature trains. LEGO® Brick City is now open and adds another element of fun to your dining experience.

EVENING ACTIVITY: KNUCKLEHEADS TRAMPOLINE PARK • RIDES • BOWLING

From indoor amusement rides, all new trampoline park, and an arcade with redemption booth - there’s something for everyone. Knuckleheads is your destination for fun!

Youth Adventure in Wisconsin Dells Knuckleheads
Knuckleheads Trampoline Park • Rides • Bowling

DAY TWO

BREAKFAST: RIVER’S EDGE PUB & GRUB

River’s Edge has a unique atmosphere with great food. Start your day out right with your classic breakfast favorites.

MORNING: CIRCUS WORLD

This National Historic Landmark combines the historical and entertaining aspects of the Ringling Brothers circus. Explore the historical exhibits, circus wagons and catch a live show under the Big Top Tent.

Youth Summer Circus World
Circus World

LUNCH: MOOSEJAW PIZZA & DELLS BREWING CO.

 A family friendly restaurant that specializes in fresh, piping hot pizzas and features a microbrewery with 10 handcrafted brews, large arcade, pool tables & premium sports viewing for all to enjoy.

HOTEL TIME

AFTERNOON: KALAHARI RESORT WATERPARKS

Home to Wisconsin’s largest indoor waterpark and a fantastic outdoor waterpark. No matter the weather you can splish-splash to your heart’s content.

DINNER/ENTERTAINMENT: PAUL BUNYAN’S NORTHWOODS COOK SHANTY FOLLOWED BY DELLS LUMBERJACK SHOW

Dining in the style and atmosphere of the “ole time” lumber camp cook shanty. Paul Bunyan’s Lumberjack Show presents a mix of age old lumberjack competitions and extreme sports.

DAY THREE

BREAKFAST: BJ’S RESTAURANT

Family dining, casual atmosphere, breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

MORNING: TIMBAVATI WILDLIFE PARK GUIDED TOUR

View, touch and feed over 350 animals representing 70+ species. Don’t forget the pig races, the nurseries, wildlife interactions, petting zoo, and more.

PIRATE’S COVE ADVENTURE GOLF

Pirate’s Cove is mini-golf at its best with 5 different courses and 91 unique holes.

LUNCH: HOT DOG AVENUE (MAX CAPACITY - 50 PEOPLE)

Local and visitor favorite for their Vienna Hot Dogs: featuring the Chicago Dog & local’s favorite: Green Bay Dog! All food made to order.

AFTERNOON: BIG CHIEF’S GO CARTS

Big Chief’s Go Karts Wisconsin Dells is fun for the whole family. Bring your kids along with you on the track for a safe but exhilarating ride.

Youth Summer Itinerary Big Chief Go Carts
Big Chief's Go Karts Wisconsin Dells

WILDTHING JETBOATS

360° spins, power stops, 1500hp, over 20,000 gallons of water per minute thrusting through the Upper Dells Glacial Park’s towering rock formations, narrows & palisades.

LATE AFTERNOON: HOTEL TIME

DINNER: GRATEFUL SHED

If you like street food and fun, you will love Grateful Shed. A casual carefree vibe where every hour is happy hour. Cheer on your favorite team, enjoy live music and indulge in tastes from around the Midwest.

Grateful Shed
The Grateful Shed

EVENING ACTIVITY AT 8:30 PM: GHOST BOAT TOUR “JOURNEY TO HAUNTED CANYON”

Take a 1.5 hour scary after-dark adventure! An ancient canyon buried deep in the rocky banks of the Wisconsin River, where dark things haunt the passengers and shadows move in the moonlight.

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