Milwaukee Event

Major Events Calendar

Milwaukee Event Calendar 2022/23

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Date Name Location
November-Jan 1 Holiday Lights Festival Downtown Milwaukee
November 18-Jan 1 Country Christmas Pewaukee
Mid Nov - Early Jan A Victorian Christmas Historic Pabst Mansion (Westown)
November - Dec. Christkindlmarket Fiserv Forum (Downtown)
December 2 Christmas in the Ward Historic Third Ward    
December 3 Santa Cycle Rampage Wauwatosa-Downtown Milwaukee
December 4 Waukesha Christmas Parade Downtown Waukesha
January 1 Polar Bear Plunge/Dip Bradford Beach Milwaukee & Port Washington
January TBD Waukesha Janboree Waukesha
February TBD Winter Festival Historic Downtown Cedarburg
February TBD O'Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels State Fair Park - WI Expo Ctr. (West Allis)
MARCH 2023
March TBD Milwaukee RV Show State Fair Park - WI Expo Ctr. (West Allis)
March TBD Journal Sentinel Sports Show State Fair Park - WI Expo Ctr. (West Allis)
March 11 St. Patrick's Day Parade Downtown Milwaukee
March TBD Greater Milwaukee Golf Show State Fair Park - WI Expo Ctr. (West Allis)
March TBD Realtors Home & Garden Show State Fair Park - WI Expo Ctr. (West Allis)
APRIL 2023
April TBD Art in Bloom Milwaukee Art Museum (Downtown)
April TBD Milwaukee Comic Con State Fair Park - WI Expo Ctr. (West Allis)
April TBD Milwaukee Bead Show Greenfield Community Center
April TBD Milwaukee Film Festival Various Locations - Milwaukee
MAY 2023
May TBD Greater Milwaukee Car & Truck Show State Fair Park - WI Expo Ctr. (West Allis)
May TBD Maifest Germantown Germantown
May TBD Jamboree Burlington
JUNE 2023
June TBD Pridefest Milwaukee Henry W. Maier Festival Park
June TBD Scottish Fest / Highland Games Croatian Park (Franklin)
June TBD UPAF Ride for the Arts Milwaukee Lakefront
June TBD Locust Street Festival Riverwest (Milwaukee)
June TBD Polish Fest Henry W. Maier Festival Park
June TBD Lakefront Festival of Art Milwaukee Art Museum (Downtown)
June-July TBD Summerfest Henry W. Maier Festival Park
June TBD Strawberry Festival Downtown Historic Cedarburg
JULY 2023
July 3 Milwaukee Fireworks Milwaukee Lakefront
July TBD Gathering on the Green Mequon
July TBD Bastille Days East Town Milwaukee
July TBD Balloons Over Mukwonago Mukwonago
July TBD Croatian Fest Croatian Park, Franklin
July TBD Port Fish Day Port Washington
July TBD Waukesha County Fair Waukesha County Expo Grounds, Pewaukee



Jazz in the Park Cathedral Square Park, Milwaukee
July TBD German Days Old Heidelberg Park, Glendale
July TBD MKE Air & Water Show Milwaukee Lakefront
July TBD World's Largest Coffee Break Historic Third Ward Milwaukee
July TBD Washington County Fair Washington County Fair Park, West Bend
July TBD Racine County Fair Racine County Fairgrounds, Union Grove
July TBD Riverwest 24 Bike Race Riverwest, Milwaukee
July TBD 40th Annual German Fest Henry W. Maier Festival Park
July TBD Brady Street Festival East Side Milwaukee
July TBD Milwaukee Brewfest McKinley Park Milwaukee Lakefront
August TBD Ozaukee County Fair Ozaukee County Fairgrounds, Cedarburg
August 3-13 Wisconsin State Fair State Fair Park (West Allis)
August TBD Toyota USA Triathlon Discovery World (Milwaukee Lakefront)
August TBD Black Arts Fest MKE Henry W. Maier Festival Park
August TBD Brewtown Rumble Deer District, (Downtown)
August TBD Starving Artist Fair DeKoven Center (Racine)
August TBD Dragon Boat Festival Lakeshore State Park (Downtown)
August TBD Waukesha Rotary Bluesfest Naga-Waukee Park, Delafield
August TBD Morning Glory Craft Fair Marcus Center (Downtown)
August TBD Kenosha County Fair Kenosha County Fairgrounds, Wilmot
August 17-20 Irish Fest Henry W. Maier Festival Park
August TBD A la Carte at the Zoo Milwaukee County Zoo
August TBD Run/Walk to Milwaukee Irish Fest/Walk to Cure Arthritis Henry W. Maier Festival Park
August TBD Oconomowoc Festival of the Arts Fowler Park, Oconomowoc
August TBD Mexican Fiesta Henry W. Maier Festival Park
September TBD Milwaukee Rally Harley-Davidson Museum and various locations
September TBD Wisconsin Highland Games Waukesha Expo Center
September TBD Third Ward Art Festival Historic Third Ward Milwaukee
September TBD Downtown Dining Week Downtown Milwaukee
September TBD Tosa Fest Wauwatosa
September TBD Briggs & Al's Run & Walk Milwaukee Lakefront
September TBD Bay View Bash Bay View
September TBD Harbor Fest Harbor District (Milwaukee)
September TBD Milwaukee River Challenge Schlitz Park (Milwaukee)
September TBD Wine & Harvest Festival Historic Downtown Cedarburg
September TBD Oktoberfest @ the Schwabenhof The Schwabenhof, Menomonee Falls
September TBD Harvest Fair State Fair Park (West Allis)
September TBD Fromm Petfest Henry W. Maier Festival Park
September TBD Festa Italiana Italian Community Center, Milwaukee
September TBD Doors Open Milwaukee Downtown Milwaukee
Sept. /Oct. Oktoberfest Heidelberg Park (Bavarian Bierhaus)
October TBD Oktoberfest Historic Downtown Cedarburg
October TBD Milwaukee Lakefront Marathon Grafton - Downtown Milwaukee
October TBD Milwaukee Comedy Festival Downtown Milwaukee
October TBD Susan G. Komen More than Pink Walk Henry W. Maier Festival Park
October TBD Great Pumpkin Chuckin Fest & BBQ Cook-Off Racine County Fairgrounds (Union Grove)
November TBD Veterans Day of Honor Parade War Memorial Center, Milwaukee

November TBD

Holiday Folk Fair International State Fair Park, West Allis