5 Affordable Last-Minute Family-Friendly Spring Break Trips (on a Budget)

Take a road trip to one of these cities!

March 15, 2019
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Spring break is right around the corner, and many of us may not have the time or money to take an extravagant family vacation. You’re in luck! There are many eclectic cities all within a 6-hour drive from Milwaukee. This means you can skip the pricey airfare costs, take a family drive, and create new memories with those you love most.

Although these locations may still be chilly during spring break, there are plenty of indoor activities to keep you warm and entertained. Whether you want to take a day trip or experience the city for a week, there is something that every member of your family is sure to enjoy! 

1. Madison, WI

Madison is a 1.5-hour drive from Milwaukee, so this makes it a very accessible location for spring break. 

2. Chicago, IL

Chicagoland is an area full of entertainment for kids! Although you may have driven through Chicago countless times, have you ever stopped to soak up the endless possibilities here?

3. Twin Cities (MN)

The Twin Cities includes Minneapolis, St. Paul and many suburbs in between them. This leaves many opportunities for family fun! 

4. St. Louis, MO

St. Louis, often called “The Gateway City,” is your gateway to an amazing spring break. 

5. Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis is known for being “The Crossroads of America” because many major highways go through and connect here. This makes it a very accessible location from anywhere! 

Which destinations would you add to our list, is there a tourist spot in one of the cities above that you absolutely love? Let us know on Facebook, @991TheMix!