Big Equipment

Cranes, fork lifts, excavators, cement trucks, and more!  Your kids will get to explore and take their pictures on some of the most iconic construction items from Ideal Crane Rental, Fabric CAT, Lycon & Wingra Ready Mix.

Food By Roman Candle

Our friends at Roman Candle Pizza will once again be selling food at Kids Building Wisconsin. In addition to their handcrafted pizza, they will serve fruit, hot dogs, and a variety of other items!

The Home Depot Kids Workshop

The Home Depot brings their Kids Workshop to Kids Building Wisconsin.   Build a variety of fun wooden items from the Home Depot using their kits. Don't forget to take your creations to the painters' booth afterward to really let your kids' creativity shine! 

Chalk City

Design the city of the future at Tri-North Builders' Chalk City exhibit. The giant chalk boards are just waiting for your child's creativity to fly.

Boom Lift Rides

Get a ride in a real boom lift from Ideal Crane Rental and Tri-North Builders. Kids will get to go up in the air with a certified operator. All children must wear provided safety gear.

Face Painting

Funny Faces Entertainment will be back again this year to paint faces at Kids Building Wisconsin for free. We have added an extra face painter this year to help with the lines.

Shake Table

Get ready to build, shakes, and destroy.   The shake table by Pierce Engineers allows your child to build a structure and then see how it would hold up in an Earthquake

Fix the Plumbing

H&H Industries is back with their mock bathroom where your child can help and learn how to fix the plumbing!

Build a Brick Wall

Learn how the Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers District Council Of Wisconsin​ build walls everyday on construction sites.  This is the fifth year for the popular exhibit at Kids Building Wisconsin​.


PAINT WHAT YOU BUILD:  The International Union of Painters & Allied Trades​ District 7 will be back at Kids Building Wisconsin​ so you child can paint what they build at The Home Depot​ booth. 

Excavator Simulator

The International Union of Operating Engineers Local 139 will have your kids attempt to load dirt with the virtual excavator simulator.

Plaster Handprints

The Operative Plasterers' and Cement Masons' Local 599​ will be back at Kids Building Wisconsin  doing plaster handprints.

Duck Waterslide

Ramaker and Associates are bringing back the duck waterslide to showcase  how engineering works hand in hand with construction.

Test you Strength

Laborers 464

Nail Hammering Contest


Safety Cone Ring Toss

Copperhead Contracting

Rubber Duck Races / HVAC Basketball

Dave Jones Inc.

Hidden Pictures / Gumdrop Sculptures

Eppstein Uhen

Build a Toolbox

Ideal Builders

Try on the Construction Gear

JP Cullen

LEGO Traction Elevator Model

OTIS Elevators

Burn Trailer

JF Ahern

Cement Mixer Truck


Felt Board Neighborhood

Veridian Homes