Chicago Tribune (Sunday) - - TRAVEL - By Phil Marty Deals and web­sites listed here have been checked for avail­abil­ity as of press time. List­ings are not endorsements. Send tips at least a month in ad­vance to ChicagoTribTravel@ Phil Marty is a free­lancer.

Here are some of the more in­ter­est­ing events, deals, web­sites and other travel tid­bits that have come across our desk re­cently:

The 75th an­nual Hol­i­day Folk Fair In­ter­na­tional, Nov. 16-18, will show­case the dif­fer­ent cul­tures in south­east Wis­con­sin. Held at the State Fair Park Ex­po­si­tion Cen­ter in West Al­lis, it in­cludes mu­sic, dance, food from cul­tures around the world, in­ter­ac­tive ex­hibits, an in­ter­na­tional bazaar and demon­stra­tions by lo­cal chefs. www.folk­

Green Bay Packers fans might want to check out the Legends Get­away Pack­age be­ing of­fered by Lodge Kohler in Green Bay. The pack­age is for Nov. 15-17 and in­cludes two nights’ lodg­ing at the ho­tel, which over­looks Lam­beau Field, and a va­ri­ety of ac­tiv­i­ties with former Packers Dorsey Levens, James Jones and Pro Foot­ball Hall of Famer Dave Robin­son. The pack­age starts at $856 per room, dou­ble oc­cu­pancy, and there are a lim­ited number of rooms. 855-395-7638, y747t273

Fred­erik Meijer Gar­dens & Sculp­ture Park in Grand Rapids, Mich., opens a new ex­hibit Nov. 20 called Christ­mas and Hol­i­day Tra­di­tions Around the World. The ex­hibit will in­clude an ex­ten­sive light dis­play, in­ter­na­tion­ally dec­o­rated trees and dis­plays, car­ol­ers, a mod­el­train gar­den and more. The ex­hibit runs un­til Jan. 6 with the ex­cep­tion of Thanks­giv­ing, Christ­mas and New Year’s Day.

■ The Har­ley-David­son Mu­seum in Milwaukee will hold its sev­enth an­nual Black Fri­day Beer­fest on Nov. 23. Lots of suds from Mid­west craft brew­ers will be avail­able for sam­pling. Early ticket pur­chase is ad­vised as the event may sell out. yazwznvn

■ Chicago’s famed Sec­ond City will ap­pear at the Acorn The­ater in Three Oaks, Mich., on Nov. 23 for The Sec­ond City’s Non­De­nom­i­na­tional Christ­mas Show. The per­for­mance fea­tures hol­i­day sketches and im­prov. y79gn­jop

■ Cedar Creek Set­tle­ment in Cedar­burg, Wis., will be hav­ing Fes­tive Fri­day Eves Nov. 16-Dec. 21. Each Fri­day will have a dif­fer­ent hol­i­day theme, and ac­tiv­i­ties will in­clude car­riage rides, an out­door cook­out, mu­sic, tast­ings, hol­i­day shop­ping and more. www .cedar­creek­set­tle­

■ For the 34th year, East Peo­ria, Ill., kicks off the hol­i­day sea­son with the Fes­ti­val of Lights. The pa­rade will step off Nov. 17 and in­clude floats made from LED lights and fea­ture Ru­dolph the RedNosed Rein­deer, Frosty the Snow­man and more. From Nov. 22-Dec. 31, there’s Folepi’s Win­ter Wonderland, a drive-through hol­i­day ex­trav­a­ganza that in­cludes all of the pa­rade floats as well as many other lighted dis­plays.

■ The ren­o­vated gal­leries of the Eiteljorg Mu­seum of Amer­i­can In­di­ans and Western Art in In­di­anapo­lis de­but Nov. 10. In line with the open­ing is a new ex­hibit called At­ti­tudes: The West in Amer­i­can Art. It fea­tures iconic paint­ings and sculp­tures from the mu­seum’s Western col­lec­tion as well as newly ac­quired art works and new in­ter­ac­tive dis­plays.­d8esa5

■ Eighty dec­o­rated trees high­light the an­nual In­di­ana His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety Fes­ti­val of Trees at the In­di­ana His­tory Cen­ter in down­town In­di­anapo­lis. Run­ning from Nov. 16-Jan. 5, the fes­ti­val also in­cludes a 30-foot tree dec­o­rated in an In­di­ana theme, live en­ter­tain­ment and pro­grams on se­lect dates and a hol­i­day sin­ga­long.­w8qlxp

■ Fun 101 is a list­ing from the Kenosha, Wis., tourism folks of 101 things to see and do in the Kenosha area for less than $10. Many are free. The list­ing covers fall 2018 through win­ter 2019. y9jzkd84

■ “Ru­dolph the RedNosed Rein­deer: The Mu­si­cal” will be staged Nov. 18 at the De­Vos Per­for­mance Hall in Grand Rapids, Mich. The play is based on the TV clas­sic.­jy43y


A bazaar is part of the an­nual Hol­i­day Folk Fair In­ter­na­tional in West Al­lis, Wis.

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