Since 1911 the City of Milwaukee has provided its citizens, neighbors and visitors with a friendly celebration of America’s independence. This year the City is pleased to continue Milwaukee’s tradition of celebrating the 4th
of July in neighborhoods throughout the city.
Mayor Tom Barrett is looking forward to another year of celebrating Independence Day all around Milwaukee. As the city gears up for many celebrations, parades, festivals and contests, Mayor Barrett will be making his way around the city, celebrating the holiday with local Milwaukee residents.
The schedule of events for the day is as follows. Scheduled times are approximate and subject to change.
9:00am to 9:40am
– Humboldt Park
Parade (Parade Start: Kinnickinnic & Linus St.)
10:00am to 10:40am
– Lake Park
- Games, balloon clown, kid’s crafts, kid’s tattoos
11:40am to 12:00pm
– Jackson Park
Assembly – Doll Buggy, Bikes, Trikes & Coaster Wagons
3:00pm to 3:30pm
– Washington Park
Decorated Doll Buggy & Coaster Wagon Contest
3:40pm to 4:00pm
– Gordon Park
- Live music and family activities