July 3rd & 4th Regulations


July 3rd Lakefront Parking
Veterans Park Special Event Parking Operations begin July 3 at 6 a.m.
See the map.
There is no vehicular overnight parking in Veterans Park on July 2nd or 3rd.


 2015 Veterans Park Special Event Parking Fees
 Car  $20
 Car with Trailer  $60
 RV  $60
 RV with Trailer  $80
 2015 O'Donnell Parking Structure Special Event Parking Fee
 Car   $20

July 3-4 McKinley Marina Transient Slips
Signup for transient slips begins Jan. 1 for the same year. Slips for the holiday go quickly, so sign up early! For details, call (414) 273-5224.


Fourth of July Picnic Regulations

  • Picnic permits are not issued for the Fourth of July; picnic site use is on a first-come, first-served basis.
    See the list of
    picnic sites

  • Building-rental permits are not issued for the Fourth of July

  • Parks open at sunrise; there is NO overnight camping allowed.  
  • No inflatables (bounce houses) are allowed.
  • No petting zoos or pony rides are allowed.

  • No amplified sound is allowed.

  • No DJ or bands allowed, other than the ones that are part Fourth of July Commission's Events


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