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September 25, 2022 @ 11:00 am
Join Harbor District, Inc., Milwaukee Riverkeeper, and Riveredge Nature Center at Harbor Fest for another year of family fun celebrating all things fish, water, and boats! Harbor Fest will take place on Sunday, September 25, 2022 at the 600 block on E. Greenfield Avenue. Release a baby sturgeon with Riveredge Nature Center, cheer on the artist and their boat floats during the Milwaukee Riverkeeper Boat Parade, and enjoy the live music, local food, and activities at Harbor Fest!
Sturgeon Release with Riveredge Nature Center
12:00pm Sturgeon Blessing by Richard Gonzalez
12:30pm – 2:00pm Sturgeon Release
More information at http://sturgeonfest.org/
6th Annual Milwaukee Riverkeeper Boat Parade
12:30pm Fourteen one-of-a-kind art installation floats begin an ~2.58 nautical mile long parade along the Milwaukee River from Harbor View Plaza to Lakefront Brewery. Musical performance by TRUE Skool
More information at https://milwaukeeriverkeeper.org/2022-milwaukee-boat-parade/
Additional Harbor Fest Happenings
Live Music Stage with performances by Pulpa de Guayaba and Caché
Free boat tours of the Inner Harbor and Rivers
Children’s Makers Tent with hands-on activities
Rock Wall and Bounce House Fishing lessons from Wisconsin DNR
Neighboring Open Door Milwaukee tours – Komatsu’s Experience Center and UW-Milwaukee School of Freshwater Sciences