Milwaukee County Parks


With over 150 parks, miles of scenic trails, 15 golf courses, beer gardens, dog parks, beaches, community centers, botanical gardens, nature trails and hundreds of events, there's always something new to discover in your Milwaukee County Parks.


Our Top Picks of Winter Activities in Your Milwaukee County Parks

Visit the Milwaukee Holiday Lights

Pere Marquette, Ziedler and Cathedral Square parks in downtown Milwaukee light up from Nov. 15 - Jan. 1.

Eat Local Longer 

The Winter Farmers Market has returned to the Mitchell Park Domes. Visit the market on Saturdays from November to March.

Give the Gift of Parks

Seeking a perfect gift for the holidays? Milwaukee County Parks gift cards can be used at beer gardens, golf courses, indoor pools and for admission to The Domes or Boerner Botanical Gardens. Purchase Now.

Skate at Slice of Ice at Red Arrow Park

Milwaukee's favorite outdoor ice rink is free to use if you bring your own skates. Skate rentals are also available. Targeted opening is Nov. 28.

Make the Most of November

Read our quick guide to the top events happening in Milwaukee County Parks in late November.

What's New

King Center to Feed 1000

Nov. 15, 2018

The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center hosts its annual community Thanksgiving meal on Tuesday, Nov. 20. Around 500 turkeys have been donated for the meal, which is free. Up to 1000 people are expected to attend.

#OptOutside on Black Friday - Meet Your Park Rangers at the Dog Parks

Nov. 11, 2018

Head to an off-leash dog park on Friday Nov. 23 to meet a Milwaukee County park ranger and purchase your 2019 dog park permit. From 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., rangers will be at Estabrook, Currie, Warnimont, Runway and Bay View dog parks.

Humboldt Pavilion Great Room Named for Ruth Simos

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County Receives $2m Grant for Lake Park Bridge

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Major Upcoming Events

Golf Holiday Sale

Nov. 23 - Dec. 23, Currie Park

Visit Currie Park Golf Clubhouse for end-of-year deals on golf merchandise and equipment. Open daily from Nov. 23 - Dec. 23.


Scrooooge! Holiday Floral Show

Nov. 17 - Jan. 6, Mitchell Park Domes

Scrooooge!, the holiday floral show at Milwaukee's Mitchell Park Domes, will put families in the holiday spirit! 


Santa Hustle 5k 

Dec. 2, Veterans Park

Join hundreds of sprintign santas for a 5k run along the Milwaukee lakefront, with candy, cookies and holiday music along the course.

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Over 150 pavilions, community rooms, wedding venues and parks spaces are available to rent. Start planning your next event.


9480 Watertown Road
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
(414) 257-PARK (7275)


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