Westown Events

  • Farmer's Market
  • River Rhythms
  • St. Patrick's Day Parade

Join Westown at these colorful and exciting events celebrating the local community!


Westown Farmers Market Logo Horiz copyWestown 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 2015 Westown Farmers’ Market kicks off Wednesday, June 3rd!


Westown River Rhythms Logo Horiz copyRiver 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. Keep an eye out for our 2015 line up; the music begins June 10th!


logo_stpatsdayparade_fnlDowntown 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. Save the Date for the 2015 parade on Saturday March 14, 2015 for the 49th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade.