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 Summer Activities in Your Milwaukee County Parks

Summer In Bloom

See what's in bloom at the Boerner Botanical Gardens in Whitnall Park

Farmers Market Guide

Stock your pantry with fresh fruits and vegetables from farmers across Southeast Wisconsin.

#Beergardening 101

Get tips from Master Beer Gardeners to live your best beer garden life this summer.

Explore the Lakefront

Make the most of Lake Michigan. View our guide to your lakefront parks.

Sounds of Summer Concerts Guide

Grab your lawn chairs. There's over 300 free concerts in the parks this summer. Download our Summer Sounds guide.

What's New

Back-to-School Hours for Water Parks & Pools

Aug. 13, 2018

As students head back to school, our pools and water parks are switching to Back-to-School Hours for the remainder of the season.

View Pool Hours for Aug. 13 - 19

Mobcraft Brewery

Caddie Program Returns to Brown Deer

Aug. 6, 2018

Over a dozen students are working at Brown Deer Golf Course this summer as part of the Caddie & Leadership Academy of Southeast Wisconsin. The caddie program is designed to provide young men and women the opportunity to learn life lessons through exposure to the game of golf — valuing a strong work ethic, social interaction and perseverance. 

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Guy Smith Confirmed as New Parks Director

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Major Upcoming Events

China Lights

Sept. 21 - Oct. 21, Boerner Botanical Gardens

The Chinese lantern festival returns this fall with 'Panda Mania' and a brand new display to light up Boerner Botanical Gardens. Tickets now available to purchase online.

Buy Tickets

Where the Coleuses Grow

Sept. 22 - Nov. 4, Mitchell Park Domes

The fall floral show at the Milwaukee Domes will feature a colorful collection of coleuses, chrysanthemums and cure camouflaged creatures.

Harley Davidson 115th

Aug. 29 - Sept. 2, Veterans Park

Harley riders from across the country will gather at Veterans Park for the Moto-Carnival to celebrate the 115th anniversary of the Milwaukee motorcycle legend.

Get a Road Rally Pack

Planning Tools

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



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Connect With Milwaukee County Parks


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



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