Explore Marshfield – 1 Day Itinerary

Downtown Marshfield Wisconsin Flag

If you and your family find yourselves visiting the Marshfield Clinic and have some downtime, why not take the opportunity to explore some of Marshfield’s best attractions? This article will guide you through a family-friendly what-to-do itinerary to make the most of your visit to Marshfield, Wisconsin.

Let’s Explore Marshfield!

Breakfast at Melody Gardens: Melody Gardens is a great option for breakfast. They have a big family-friendly menu with classic American diner food, plus homemade hand-dipped ice cream, pies, and more.

Wildwood Park & Zoo: Spend the morning at Wildwood Park & Zoo. You can’t go wrong with admission-free entertainment that is home to various animals, including, bears, bison, big cats, birds, and more. There are also plenty of nature trails, picnic areas, a playground, and even a fishing pond.

Webbers Farm Store: Interested in taking a little of central Wisconsin home with you? Be sure to bring your cooler and stock up on dairy products at Webbers Farm Store. They offer a huge variety, plus it’s a great spot to grab some ice cream and play.

Street View Central Avenue Marshfield, Wisconsin
Central Avenue Marshfield, Wisconsin

Shop Central Avenue: Downtown Marshfield is home to numerous unique shops that are all very walkable right on and around Central Avenue. There’s something for everyone to relish from clothing boutiques, home decor, music, crafts, gifts, and much more.

Blue Heron Brew Pub
Blue Heron Brew Pub

Lunch at Blue Heron Brew Pub: Grab a craft beer or cocktail and enjoy some delicious food at Blue Heron. They have such a variety on their menu and offer comfortable outdoor seating if the weather is cooperative. This family-friendly establishment has something for everyone to enjoy.

Jurustic Park: There’s an adventure to be had at Jurustic Park, an outdoor sculpture garden filled with whimsical creatures made from recycled metal. Kids and adults alike will be fascinated by the imaginative artwork created by Clyde Wynia.

Hamus Nature Preserve & Recreation Area

Hike at Hamus: Enjoy picturesque scenery and hiking trails at Hamus Nature Preserve & Recreation Area. There are plenty of places to sit, relax, and take in some fresh air. If you’re up for a walk take the trails through the lovely wooded area while you enjoy the sights, smells, and sounds of the surrounding natural area.


street tacos from El Mezcal
Street Tacos from El Mezcal

Dinner at El Mezcal: End your day with a punch of flavor from El Mezcal. This restaurant offers an extensive menu of Mexican delicacies and a full bar if you’re feeling like a margarita or cocktail to wind down at the end of your long day.


Now go Explore!