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1010 N. Lincoln Memorial Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53202
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A great lake shore hang out. Be sure to check out the kite shop, perfect for sunny (albeit windy) days.
 
Upcoming events

July 30, 2016
Dragon Boat Festival

Milwaukee Chinese Community Center will present the fourth Milwaukee Dragon Boat Festival

Attractions include:

  • Dragon-boat racing
  • Eye-dotting ceremony
  • Dragon dance
  • Cultural exhibits
  • Performances of traditional dance, Chinese folk music, and martial arts
  • Authentic Chinese food available for purchase
Aug. 6, 2016 - Aug. 6, 2016
XtremeAIR 5k Race Series

Xtreme AIR 5k Race is a very bouncy 5k race with 12 inflatable obstacles throughout the course that will have you laughing, smiling, sweating, and bouncing up and down with fun. Add a little (actually a huge) spring to your fitness step and try something new. This Xtreme Air 5k Obstacle Race is the hot new ticket in town! Who wouldn’t want to propel themselves up an inflatable mountain and then get to slide all the way back down or climb, duck and dodge your way through the Guantlet Obstacle. And that’s just two of the 12 obstacles you get to bounce around on—there are 10 more inflatable challenges that must beconquered to get the full Xtreme Air 5k fun experience!

Aug. 6, 2016
XtremeAIR 5k Milwaukee Obstacle Race

Hello Milwaukee fun lovers!—Tired or your boring 5k runs? On Saturday, August 6, 2016, Xtreme Air’s Milwaukee 5k Race, an obstacle course featuring 12 inflatable obstacles, is coming to town. Sure, you may have done mud runs, adventure races, and other Milwaukee running races, but this Xtreme Air inflatable is incomparable to any other race you’ve previously run. Challenge yourself while having Xtreme FUN on our giant inflated obstacle! No mud or mess required!

Oct. 8, 2016 - Oct. 8, 2016
free to Breathe 7th Annual Lung Cancer 5K Run/Walk and 1-Mile Walk

October 8, 2016 | 9:15 a.m. You can help double lung cancer survival! By participating and choosing to fundraise, you’re helping us raise awareness and fund vital research programs dedicated to doubling lung cancer survival by 2022. Help build the movement! Form a Free to Breathe team and ask friends, family members, neighbors and coworkers to join you.

Oct. 30, 2016
Halloween Hustle 5K and Kid’s Dash

Grab your friends, your family, and your favorite Halloween costume and register now to participate in the 1st annual Halloween Hustle 5K Fun Run and Kid’s Dash. This family-friendly event is set for Sunday, October 30 at Milwaukee’s scenic Veterans Park. All adult 5K runners and walkers will receive a long-sleeved dri-fit shirt, and finisher medals will be given to those who complete the course. Included in the registration fee, Kid’s Dash participants will receive a cotton youth t-shirt, race bib, trick-or-treat bag and a pumpkin at the finish line. Following the event, racers can view finish times; additionally, awards will be given to the top placers in all age and male/female divisions, in addition to the best individual and group costume at the after party. Event proceeds will benefit Keep Greater Milwaukee Beautiful, a non-profit dedicated to community improvement projects and environmental education programs. To learn more, visit KGMB.org. The Kid’s Dash will begin at 8:30 a.m., followed by the 5K at 9:00 a.m. Questions? Email events@adrenalinesportsmanagement.com or call 847-829-4536. Register today online at http://halloween5kmilwaukee.com/.



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