Milwaukee County Parks

February What’s Up Guide

Slice of Ice - Polar Pal skating supports and ice sled

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Your quick guide to events and programs coming up in Milwaukee County Parks.

Garden Train Show: Attack of Giant Monsters 2 at The Domes

Garden Train Show

See spoofs of your favorite movie monsters lurking among plants of the miniaturized landscape, while G-scale trains chug along hundreds of feet of track. Included in regular admission.

Through March 29, at The Domes

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Winter Silhouettes Bonsai Show

Discover intricate works of bonsai, without buds, leaves or flowers – emphasizing their sculptural form. Included in regular admission

Feb. 23, at The Domes

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Wil-O-Way Snowmobile Festival

Snowmobile Fest

Join the Office for Persons with Disabilities for FREE snowmobile rides with members of the Rolling Dice Riders Snowmobile Club. Sit on the back of a snowmobile or ride behind in a sleigh!

Feb. 1, in the area surrounding Wil-O-Way Underwood

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Recreation Designed Especially for Kids & Adults With Disabilities

The Office for Persons with Disabilities offers a wide variety of recreational programming and resources.

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Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser at Wehr Nature Center

Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser

Come taste, enjoy and vote for your favorite chili among the variety of entries. The meal includes sides, dessert and your choice of a glass of beer or wine. A silent auction also helps to raise funds for Wehr's programs and facilities.

Feb. 1, at Wehr Nature Center

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Winter Event & Chili Cook-Off

For those living in the Pulaski-Milwaukee Park area … Get to know your neighbors at this family-friendly event!

Feb. 15, at Pulaski Milwaukee Park

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Kids Ice Fishing Clinics in Milwaukee County Parks

Free Ice-Fishing Clinics for Kids

Take the kids, age 15 and under, to learn ice-fishing basics! Members of local fishing clubs teach safety and techniques. The indoor component of the program will go on regardless of ice conditions.

Feb. 8, at Brown Deer, Greenfield, Kosciuszko, McGovern, Scout Lake and Sheridan parks

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Great Skate with Milwaukee Admirals

Great Skate With the Admirals

Skate with Admirals players at Slice of Ice! Stay to see different shifts of players, AND don't forget to snap some photos!

Feb. 8 (Feb. 10 in case of inclement weather), at Red Arrow Park

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Support Junior Hockey Too!

Cheer on The Milwaukee Power, an NA3HL team. Catch a home game!

Feb. 6, 28, 29 at Wilson Ice Arena

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Big Freeze Disc Golf Doubles

Disc Golf Doubles Tournament

Keep up your disc golf skills by entering this frozen-fairway tournament! Sign up with a partner to play one of the state's top disc golf courses! Online registration closes Feb. 7.

Feb. 8 & 9, at Kletzsch Park

Register Your Pro Team for Feb. 8

Register Your Recreational Team for Feb. 9


Percy, of Thomas & Friends, makes an appearance at The Domes

All-Scale Train Exhibit

Kids will be on the lookout for familiar trains in the model-railroad layouts. The all-scale show includes trains in sizes from the tiny Zs to trains large enough to ride! Included in regular admission.

Feb. 8 & 9, at The Domes

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Hearts Under Glass

Hearts Under Glass

Add the romantic glow of The Domes to your Valentine’s evening plans. Stroll through the softly lit domes with your special someone. Cocktails, small plate dining and desserts will be available for purchase. Special admission applies.

Feb. 14, at The Domes

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Door County Sled Dogs - Birthday Bash at Red Arrow Park

Door County Sled Dogs Birthday Bash

Meet and greet — and share some free birthday cake — with the famous rescue dogs turned sled dogs! Activities for all. Plenty of photo ops!

Feb. 15, at Red Arrow Park

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Wood Working Show at the Milwaukee County Sports Complex

Wood Working Show

Your general admission ticket is good for all three days of the show! You’ll have access to instruction, free seminars, paid in-depth seminars and a variety of vendors. Seminars are presented by experienced woodworkers.

Feb. 21 – 23, at Milwaukee County Sports Complex

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Empty Bowls Event at LaFollette Park

Empty Bowls

Sample delicious soups made by West Allis area restaurants and, at the same time, help those in need! Buy a soup meal and a ceramic bowl or two, and proceeds go to local food pantries.

Feb. 22, at LaFollette Park Pavilion

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Maple-Tapping WorkshopMaple-Tapping Workshop

Join an expert maple-syrup maker and learn how to turn your backyard maple tree into liquid gold! Learn everything from identifying a suitable tree to finishing off and storing syrup!

Feb. 23, at Wehr Nature Center

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Milwaukee County Ephemeral Pond

Wetland-Monitoring Volunteer Orientation

Learn how you can become a volunteer who collects information on fairy shrimp, frogs and salamanders! Register yourself and a friend or family member by Feb. 6!

Feb. 20, at Falk Park

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Gardens & Gears Steampunk Faire at The Domes

Gardens & Gears Steampunk Faire

Celebrate an alternate past at this gadget-filled garden party with a sci-fi twist! Gardens & Gears features creative artists and makers of objects inspired by technology, metal and the Victorian era. The faire is included with regular admission.

Feb. 29, at The Domes

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Winter Farmers Market at The Domes

Winter Farmers Market

Shop local all winter with over 50 vendors selling local food, gifts and more. The Winter Farmers market is held Saturday mornings, 8 a.m. to noon, at the Mitchell Park Domes Annex.  

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Yoga & Fitness

Team Signup is Open for Softball & Kickball!


Especially for the kids


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

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