Events

Read about the various events held throughout the year in the Damon Woods neighborhood.

Cribbage Tournament
Usually the 3rd Saturday in January, this event has recently been held at the Little Red Store in the Village of Wauwatosa.
RSVP Required, Cost: Free

Winter Party
Usually a Saturday in February, this event has recently been held at the Wauwatosa Women’s Club. Live music and great food makes this a signature event for the neighborhood.
RSVP Required, Cost: ~$15 per person

Easter Egg Hunt
Usually held on the Saturday of the weekend before Easter at the Lowell Damon House. This is a great event for kids to see the Easter Bunny and hunt for eggs.
No RSVP Required, Cost: Free

Neighborhood Rummage Sale
Usually on a Friday and Saturday in June, the neighborhood association helps increase traffic to neighbors sales by putting up signage and printing a map with the sale locations in the neighborhood.
RSVP Required to be on the map, Cost: ~$3

Outdoor Movie Night
Usually in July, this event is held in the yard of a neighbor. Enjoy watching a movie outdoors while snacking on popcorn.
No RSVP Required, Cost: Free

Family Picnic and Pig Roast
Usually the Sunday after Labor Day, this event is held at the Lowell Damon House and is another signature neighborhood event. Rogers St to the side of the Lowell Damon House is blocked off to allow room for the kids to run around and play organized games while the adults enjoy excellent food.
RSVP required, Cost: ~$10 per adult when added to the annual membership dues; also bring a dessert or appetizer to share

Halloween Party & Chili Cook-off
Usually the Saturday before Halloween, this event is held on rotating streets in the neighborhood. Submit your best chili or just enjoy trying them all. There is plenty of fun for all ages.
No RSVP required, Cost: Free, bring a chili contest submission or a dessert or appetizer to share

Cookie Exchange & Visit with Santa
Usually the 1st Saturday in December, this event is held at the Little Red Store. Prior to exchanging cookies, enjoy tasting the baked treats, listening to music and seeing Santa.
No RSVP required for music and Santa; RSVP required for the cookie exchange, Cost: Free

TGIF Parties
Held once on month on a selected Friday almost every month of the year. These parties are held in the homes of host neighbors.
No RSVP required, Cost: Free; bring an appetizer and drink to share