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Milwaukee, WI 53202
American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Milwaukee, presented by Kohl’s
We need YOU to help create a world free from breast cancer. Join the American Cancer Society and Kohl’s at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk on Saturday, May 6 at Veterans Park. This noncompetitive, family-friendly event raises awareness and funds that allow the Society to invest in breast cancer research; provide free information and support; and help people take steps to reduce their breast cancer risk or find it early. To form a team, walk as an individual, or make a donation, call 1-800-227-2345 or visit MakingStridesWalk.org/milwaukeewi.
Milwaukee Mother's Day 5K
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The Wilde Subaru Family Kite Festival
On Saturday, May 27th, and Sunday May 28th, The Kite Society of Wisconsin & Illinois and Gift of Wings are presenting the The Wilde Subaru Family Kite Festival, 30 Years in Veterans Park, a Milwaukee County park, on Milwaukee's lakefront. The event will begin at 10:00 am, through 6:00 pm, (5 pm Sunday) with the Fast Track GRAND LAUNCH of 600+ kites at NOON! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xrNgcpp5Mn8 “AND SEND IT SOARING”….For the eighth time in Milwaukee, The Fabulous Windjammers precision kite flying team will be performing three times each day during this event. They are the world renowned professional kite flying team from Detroit. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A6tcPXb67w0. The Chicago Fire kite Team will also be flying with all six members for the 25th straight year. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d5J5X2dKmr0 In addition, Yves Laforest and the Canadian Dream Team from Montreal, Quebec, will be making their 17th appearance with their large All NEW Super Giant Octopus kite, and other Giant kites. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mIQHOrtUCrk “UP WHERE THE AIR IS CLEAR”…. Milwaukee's own Mike Delfar, Paul Koepke, and Dan Newman, all Professional kite flyers, will also be performing. Jean Lemire from Montreal will attempt to fly three dual line stunt kites all at the same time. Free Kite Flying lessons from the Kite Whispererer, Brett Williams. This family event is FREE to all, with FREE parking. We will also be giving away free kites to the first 100 kids that participate in the Kaplin University “KIDS MAD DASH". Imagine 100 kids launching their kites all at the same time. LOOK OUT!! Gift of Wings will be selling Kites and food during the event. It’s all new this Spring!!
The Glo Run 5K (Chip Timed) - Milwaukee
The Glo Run is a night time 5K thru a Neon Luau themed glowing wonderworld of a course. You will be taking selfies galore in front of huge glowing pineapples, giant glowing luau dancers, light shows and more.
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