Westown Farmers’ Market is downtown Milwaukee’s largest and oldest open-air market. The Farmers’ Market runs Wednesdays in the summer from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Zeidler Park. It features more than 60 local vendors selling produce, prepared food and handcrafted art, as well as live music and special entertainment. The 2013 Westown Farmers’ Market kicks off Wednesday, June 5!
River Rhythms is one of Milwaukee’s most diverse and fastest growing music festivals. Concerts are Wednesdays in the summer from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. in Pere Marquette Park and are free to the public. River Rhythms features musicians with unique styles and sounds, from reggae to rock, blues to alternative, country to Celtic and more. Check out our 2013 line-up; the music begins June 12!
Downtown Milwaukee’s St. Patrick’s Day is produced in collaboration with the Shamrock Club of Wisconsin. One of the oldest parades in the country, the St. Patrick’s Day Parade features performers, local dignitaries, floats, bands and Milwaukee Irish and Celtic organizations. With a week’s build-up of Irish festivities, the St. Patrick’s Day Parade is a vibrant community celebration. Stay tuned for information about the Shamrock Club of Wisconsin’s 48th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade coming in March 2014!