Find out what all the construction is about?


Lakefront Gateway Project Public Information Meeting

Wednesday, January 22, 2014 from 4pm to 7pm

Milwaukee Public Market
400 N. Water Street, Milwaukee, WI  53202
 
Find out what all the construction is about?  Invitation for Lakefront Gateway Project Public Information Meeting

You’re Invited to the 2013 Annual Meeting – Guest Speaker: John Gurda


Friends of Lakeshore State Park

2013 Annual Meeting
Wednesday, October 30 ~ 5 to 7pm

Milwaukee Public Market
400 N. Water Street, Milwaukee, WI  53202

Guest Speaker:

 
John Gurda – Milwaukee Historian
“BUILT ON WATER: Milwaukee’s Use and Abuse of a Vital Resource”
Lake Michigan and the rivers that feed it have been Milwaukee’s
dominant natural resources since the days of the Potawatomi. Join
historian [...]

Sturgeon Fest!


You and anyone you may choose to bring are cordially
invited to Sturgeon Fest… aside from the lively
entertainment listed below—Milwaukee Historian John
Gurda will be in attendance, there is a cash prize
raffle with excellent odds for winning which benefits
Lakeshore State Park education and conservation
programs and you do not need to be present
to win… and the opportunity to [...]

Urban Island Beach Party 2013 – Lakeshore State Park – Milwaukee – Wisconsin


URBAN ISLAND BEACH PARTY 2013
Friday August 2, 2013 – 4 to 11pm
You can be part of another epic event at Lakeshore State Park: Milwaukee’s only urban island. The evening will include a pig roast, classic Milwaukee fish fry, local food trucks and beverage vendors.

Activities include live painters and art creation, kayak and paddle board demos [...]

You’re Invited to the 3rd Annual Urban Island Beach Party!


When: August 2, 2013

Where: Lakeshore State Park 

Time: 4-11 PM

Entertainment: Live tunes, pig roast, fish fry, island games
Hashtag: #islandparty
Facebook Event: Facebook Urban Island Party

Live Music Lineup:

4 PM - Calliope (MKE) 
5 PM - Vic & Gab (MKE) 
6 PM - Fresh Cut Collective (MKE)
7 PM –  Ras Movement (MKE)
8 PM - Kane Place Record Club (MKE)
9 PM - Machines Are People Too  (NASHVILLE)
10 PM - DJ Romke  Island Dance Party (MKE)   [...]

Join or Renew Your Membership with the Friends of Lakeshore State Park


Cross an award-winning bridge and discover the 17-acre urban oasis that is Lakeshore State Park.  Located on the shore of Lake Michigan,
adjacent to Henry Maier Festival Park and Discovery World, the Park is a gathering place for recreation, education, and relaxation.
- The Park offers year-round scenic views of the city skyline and Lake Michigan.
- Visitors [...]

Community Shares Giving Campaign is Underway!


The Community Shares Giving Campaign is
now underway and if you don’t have the
option to give through Community
Shares of Greater Milwaukee at your
workplace, you can still support the
Friends of Lakeshore State Park with
a monthly credit/debit card donation.

Please visit: https://www.ipledgeonline.org/_board/

To create your login and make your
monthly gift to the Friends of
Lakeshore State Park today!

Travel Green Wisconsin


Lakeshore State Park recently became a certified Travel Green Wisconsin (TGW) site.  In 2006 the WI Department of Tourism initiated Travel Green Wisconsin to promote smart, environmentally friendly practices in tourism businesses in the state. This program is the first state-sponsored sustainable travel certification program, and has become a model for sustainable [...]

Friends of Lakeshore State Park Annual Meeting


The annual meeting will be held at the Milwaukee Public Market, second floor, on Tuesday October 19, 2011 starting at 5:30 p.m. with a talk by our guest speaker, Cathy Stepp. The meeting provides an opportunity for the public to learn about Park events and future plans, as well as information about the [...]

2011 People’s Choice Rain Barrel Award Winner!


People's Choice Award Winning Rain Barrel
Jen Arpin was selected as the People’s Choice Award Winner for her rain barrel at the 2011 Gatheirng Waters Festival.