Lakeshore State Park Rated One of Top 3 Public Parks in Milwaukee!

Did you know that Lakeshore State Park is considered one of the top three public parks in Milwaukee?  Find out why through the link below:

You’re Invited to the 2014 Annual Meeting – Guest Speakers: The Kubala Washatko Architects


Congratulations Mark N. of Milwaukee! Friends of Lakeshore State Park Raffle Winner!

Mark N. of Milwaukee is the Friends of Lakeshore State Park Raffle winner!  Congratulations to him most dearly from all the Friends of Lakeshore State Park!

Sturgeon Fest – Saturday, September 27th – 11AM to 3PM

Celebrate Sturgeon Fest with Riveredge!
Join Riveredge Nature Center on Sept. 27th at Lakeshore State Park, downtown Milwaukee, to celebrate the ‘Return of the Sturgeon’ Project!
Sponsor and release your own lake sturgeon into Lake Michigan for $10 per sturgeon.  This is a family event with children and adult activities, educational displays, and much more! Food will […]

Beach Bonfire! – Wednesday, August 13th – 7PM

This coming Wednesday, August 13th at 7pm, we will have our 2nd of the season BEACH BONFIRE!  It’s free for all, just bring your instruments, appetites, and a sweatshirt. 
We will be making pudgie pies and roasting marshmallows under the stars.  Cross the bridge and take the path to the right until you see us […]

2014 USA Triathlon Olympic-Distance National Championships – August 9 & 10 – 6AM to 2PM

The 2014 USA Triathlon Olympic-Distance National Championships are heading back to the great city of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. After the successful 2013 Age Group National Championships, USA Triathlon is excited to head back to the Lakeshore State Park venue for what is anticipated to be an even larger race field and better overall national championship weekend.  […]

Walk the Park with Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett and Summerfest CEO Don Smiley – August 2nd

Urban Island Beach Party – August 1st

What says summer in Milwaukee more than live music, pink flamingos and a pig roast?
The Urban Island Beach Party is a fundraiser for the Friends of Lakeshore State Park. New this year — NEWaukee partners with the Shepherd Express Street Eats to feature over 20 different local food trucks! Check out last year’s video here.
We […]

Free Paddling at Lakeshore State Park

Looking for a little adventure this Summer?  Come on over to Lakeshore State Park during our Paddling Series and paddle the lagoons for free! 
The Milwaukee Kayak Company will be on hand to provide everything you need:  kayaks, stand-up paddle boards, paddles and life jackets, plus friendly staff to get you started and safety boaters […]

Gathering By The Waters Festival – May 24, 2014 – 10AM to 5PM

Gathering by the Waters Festival Poster

Gathering by the Waters …to kick off summer festival season in Milwaukee
Community Shares of Greater Milwaukee, in partnership with the Friends of Lakeshore State Park and Discovery World, present the
GATHERING BY THE WATERS FESTIVAL on Saturday, May 24 at Lakeshore State Park.
The event will kick off the summer sailing season […]