#MKEthemost of January
Your quick guide to events and programs coming up in Milwaukee County Parks.
King Day Celebration
The annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration returns to the King Community Center on Jan. 21 at noon.
Parks for Good Store
Unique parks-inspired t-shirts, posters by local artists, and even button-up dog shirts are among the merchandise available at the new online store. All sales help fund future Milwaukee County Parks projects!
Shop & Do Good!
Holiday Floral Show: Scrooooge!
Travel through holidays past, present and yet to come as you follow the spirit-filled journey of Scrooooge!, the floral show at The Domes, through Jan. 6, 2019.
New Owl Prowls Added!
Join a naturalist for an evening out with the owls at an Owl Prowl. Separate interactive programs are scheduled for adults (at Grant Park), families (at Humboldt Park), and scout groups (at Scout Lake Park).
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The Friends of Boerner Botanical BREWtanical Series continues on Jan. 17 with Component Brewing. Meet the brewers, taste their beer, and learn the plants and processes behind your favorite brews!
Train Show Opens at The Domes
Miniature Milwaukee, the garden train show at the Mitchell Park Domes, is fun for the whole family. G-scale trains crisscross hundreds of feet of track through the miniaturized landscape. The show runs daily, Jan. 19 - April 7.
Winterfest at Boerner Botanical Gardens
A sure cure for cabin fever! Gather with friends and family for winter nature walks, indoor and outdoor games and activities, and hot drinks! Fun for families, Jan. 20!
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.
Walks, Runs, Rides & Fitness
- Yoga in the Park, Tuesdays 7 – 8:15 a.m., Lake Park
- Walking in the Gym, Monday – Friday, 8 – 10 a.m., Kosciuszko Community Center
- Walking in the Gym, Monday – Friday & Saturday, 9 – 10 a.m., Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center
- Open Gym & Fitness Walking, Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Milwaukee County Sports Complex
- Open Skate, Wilson Ice Arena
- Water Exercise, Indoor Pools at Noyes Park and Pulaski Park
Especially for the kids