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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

Jan. 1, 2015 - Jan. 1, 2015
Cool Fool Kite Festival

On Thursday, January 1, 2015, New Years Day, the Kite Society of Wisconsin & Illinois, and Gift of Wings are presenting our 28th Annual “COOL FOOL KITE FESTIVAL”, The first Kite Festival of the New Year! This 28 year Milwaukee tradition will take place in Veterans Park, on Milwaukee’s usually warm and windy lakefront. The kite festival is free to the public and will start at 11:00 am just prior to the Polar Bear’s jump into Lake Michigan, and will run until we can no longer stand the cold, probably around 5:00 PM. Kites and hot food are available for purchase or bring your own. FREE Hot chocolate, coffee, and snacks will be served while it lasts, compliments of Bella Caffe’ in Milwaukee’s Historic Third Ward. . A group called THE QUIET ICE CARVERS will also be on hand, carving some great designs. For more information contact Scott Fisher at 414-305-3145.

Jan. 1, 2015 - Jan. 1, 2015
Cool Fool Kite Festival

On Thursday, January 1, 2015, New Years Day, the Kite Society of Wisconsin & Illinois, and Gift of Wings are presenting our 28th Annual “COOL FOOL KITE FESTIVAL”, The first Kite Festival of the New Year! This 28 year Milwaukee tradition will take place in Veterans Park, on Milwaukee’s usually warm and windy lakefront. The kite festival is free to the public and will start at 11:00 am just prior to the Polar Bear’s jump into Lake Michigan, and will run until we can no longer stand the cold, probably around 5:00 PM. Kites and hot food are available for purchase or bring your own. FREE Hot chocolate, coffee, and snacks will be served while it lasts, compliments of Bella Caffe’ in Milwaukee’s Historic Third Ward. . A group called THE QUIET ICE CARVERS will also be on hand, carving some great designs. For more information contact Scott Fisher at 414-305-3145.

 
 


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