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Milwaukee, Wisconsin Major* Events -- 2018 Dates Now Posted
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2018 Date / LinkNotes
June 8-10
PrideFest
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at Henry Maier Festival Park (Summerfest Grounds) on the Lakefront; celebrates diversity, the accomplishments, contributions, and history of the LGBT community
June 15-17
Polish Fest
summerfest grounds
at Henry Maier Festival Park (Summerfest Grounds) on the Lakefront; food, music, Chopin Piano competition; site includes information about Wisconsin's Polish Community
June 15-17
Lakefront Festival of Art
Preparations for Lakefront Festival of Art
at Milwaukee Art Museum Grounds on the Lakefront; put on by the Milwaukee Art Museum, offers unique works of art in a variety of media, demonstrations by artists, food, and music
June 27-July 1; CLOSED Monday July 2; July 3-July 8
Summerfest
Summerfest Lights
at Henry Maier Festival Park (Summerfest Grounds) on the Lakefront; Milwaukee's largest and most famous summer festival; "The Big Gig"; music, food, hundreds of thousands of folks, and fun
July 12-15
Bastille Days
Cathedral Square, Bastille Days
at Cathedral Square in Milwaukee's East town neighborhood; organized by Milwaukee's East Town Association; celebrates music, food, and culture loosely organized around a French theme. See my most interesting Bastille Day photos or my slideshow.
Suspended 2018
South Shore Frolics
South Shore Marina
at South Shore Park in Milwaukee's Bay View neighborhood; food, crafts, fireworks, parade
July 20-22
Festa Italiana
fireworks
at Henry Maier Festival Park (Summerfest Grounds) on the Lakefront; music, food, bocce, artifacts from the Blessed Virgin of Pompeii Church, gondola rides, fireworks
July 21-22
Milwaukee Air & Water Show
Blue Angels
At the Lakefront between Bradford Beach and McKinley Park. Airpower demonstrations. See my most interesting Air Show photos or my slideshow.
July 27-29
German Fest
Maier Festival Park
at Henry Maier Festival Park (Summerfest Grounds) on the Lakefront; features musicians and dance troupes from around the world, costumes, contests, a live Glockenspiel, and other family activities
July 28
Brady Street Festival
Summer Morning on Brady Street in Milwaukee
along Brady Street; features musicians, food, and other activities. See my most interesting Brady Street Festival photos or my slideshow.
August 16-19
Irish Fest
Maier Festival Park
at Henry Maier Festival Park (Summerfest Grounds) on the Lakefront; celebrates Irish culture, music, and food at the lakefront annually and also works on promoting Irish culture and traditions throughout the year
August 24-26
Mexican Fiesta
Maier Festival Park
at Henry Maier Festival Park (Summerfest Grounds) on the Lakefront; the sound, culture and taste of Mexico
August 29 - September 2
Harley 115
Motorcycles @ MKE A gathering in Milwaukee to celebrate 115 years of Harley-Davidson motorcycles. See my most interesting Harley-Davidson photos or a slideshow.
September 7-9
Indian Summer
Indian Summer
at Henry Maier Festival Park (Summerfest Grounds) on the Lakefront; celebrates the diversity of both traditional and contemporary Native American culture. See my most interesting Indian Summer photos or my slideshow.
September 22-23
Doors Open Milwaukee
Grain Exchange Room
throughout Milwaukee; an unprecedented opportunity to visit over 100 architecturally, historically, and culturally important sites in Milwaukee. See my most interesting DOMKE photos.
October 18-November 1
Milwaukee Film Festival
Oriental Theater Marquee
See American and international films and attend discussions and other events at a variety of venues including The Oriental.
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