By Press Release Submitted to Published Sep 30, 2021 at 7:57 AM Photography: Bobby Tanzilo

Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. is excited to announce that the Northwestern Community Park located inside Henry Maier Festival Park is now open to the public. It will be open daily from noon to 4 p.m. on weekdays and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.  

The Community Park encompasses 54,000 square feet of new and accessible play equipment for children.  Since opening in June 2021, the Park has proven popular with area families.  Free parking for the Northwestern Mutual Community Park is available in Lot G, which is located south of the Henry Maier Festival Park Mid-Gate. There is also designated bike parking outside the Park.  No pets are allowed.

The Northwestern Mutual Community Park will be open to attendees of the following upcoming events, but closed to the general public:

•    Oct. 3 – Milwaukee Lakefront Marathon
•    Oct. 8-9 – Pridetoberfest

Note:  Park will be closed on Oct. 7 and 10 for event load-in and load-out.

The closing date for the Northwestern Mutual Community Park will be determined by winter weather conditions.  For more information, including dates and hours of operation, visit