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Henry Maier Festival Park

200 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202-5901
+1 414-476-3378
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Situated on the Lake Michigan shore, this park plays host to Milwaukee's sizzling summer circuit of ethnic and music festivals.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“irish fest” (30 reviews)
“indian summer” (10 reviews)
200 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202-5901
Historic Third Ward
+1 414-476-3378
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My first visit to Summerfest and boy was I impressed. Amazing venue, line up of artists etc. Cannot say enough good things. I will be going each year from now on. if you like music of any kind do not miss this anual eventI This...More

Thank RandyVenhaus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been in love with this festival since the first time we went. Nowhere will you find this caliber of talent for such a low price. Music for every fan.

Thank Kerry N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to SUmmerfest to see one of my favorite bands EVER, the Red Hot Chili Peppers! The festival grounds were clean and well maintained. Despite the frequent downpours of rain, I had a blast before the concert, wandering around finding something good to eat...More

Thank samanthashine515
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to Polishfest which was held at the festival park, it is right on the water and is such a nice facility. You don't have to walk to hear music and see things. The stages are close together, there are food booths and vendors, great...More

Thank flutterbyelady
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We attended the Polish Fest on a Sunday. Parts of the park were closed, so my review is limited. The parking was convenient and $10 is not outrageous for downtown, close in parking--at least in terms of where we come from. The view of the...More

Thank Deguida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you have never visited the various ethnic festivals that grace this park throughout the summer - you absolutely must! We always have a wonderful time at Polish Fest! Wonderful opportunity to try different food, listen to different types of music and appreciate all the...More

Reviewed 22 May 2017

The big one is Milwaukee's Summerfest. The world's largest music festival runs 11 days and is now 50 years old, and stronger than ever with over 800 acts and first rate talent. On almost every other weekend in the summer there are ethnic festivals at...More

Thank georgeandjudyk
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Italia Fest, German Fest and of course Summerfest. A beautiful area in Downtown Milwaukee along Lake Michigan. Can anyone who has a taste for different foods and cultures actually complain. Summerfest is an experience all on it's own. So much music so many stages so...More

Thank Nautus
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If you've been to MKE and not gone to this annual music festiva, you're not humanl. Featuring too many stages to count. this 11 day event is the host to the annual Summerfest as well as many ethnic festivals. To many locals, it's just one...More

Thank Joe_G_Owner
Reviewed 29 March 2017

What else can be said, this is a city of music and entertainment during the summer months, cool by the lake in the hottest of times

Thank Gwrob2
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Sue G
15 June 2016|
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Response from NJC53215 | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest I94 to I794 toward the lake--it will take you right there--just follow the signs. :) Have fun!
2 August 2015|
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Response from MatildaMonaghanMarti | Reviewed this property |
Irish Fest has a special section for dogs of Irish heritage.... but they must be invited and must be accompanied at all times by holder
Fred B
11 June 2015|
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Response from Ronald James D | Reviewed this property |
The Milwaukee Art Museum outdoor lot, just a few blocks away.