Celebrations & Events

2014 Events

April 26: Earth Day!  Come do your part to help keep South Milwaukee beautiful!  Community wide clean up from 9:00 a.m. to Noon, with a hot dog lunch to follow for all volunteers at the Grobschmidt Senior Center.  Sign up and pick up supplies at the following locations:
South Milwaukee City Hall
16th and Rawson Avenues
Oak Creek Parkway and North Chicago
and at the South Milwaukee Fire Department.

June - October:  SM Downtown Market – Thursday, 3 – 7 pm

June – July:  Library Summer Reading Program

July 4:  4th of July Fireworks – Grant Park
at the Brown Pavilion, areas 5 & 6
10:00 am Call to Colors
10:10 am Kids Bicycles & Coaster Decoration Parade
11:00 am Kids Races, Games & Penny Scramble followed
by FREE ICE CREAM and CARAMEL CORN for all kids
9:30 pm  FIREWORKS Display

July 24: Evening on the Avenue – 4:00 – 9:00 pm, Downtown South Milwaukee, 10th & Milwaukee Avenues

July 25 – 27: Lionsfest – Car Cruise and Fish Dinner, Rib Dinner, Live Music, and Family Day!

see http://www.smlions.org/

July 26: Heritage Days Parade – 11:00 am

Wednesday, August 20: Community Night Out 5:30  -9:00 pm

Library Friends Book Sales and Book Cellar see www.southmilwaukee.org/library/friends.html

September: Library Wine Tasting - 7:00 pm

October 31:  Trick or Treating 5:30 – 7:30 pm

November 29: Old Fashioned Christmas
     * 12:30 pm Parade (12th & Milwaukee to City Hall)
     * 1-4:30 pm Visit with Santa, Children’s Craft Time, Food, Movies, etc.
     * 5 pm Christmas Tree Lighting with Carols