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“The great place by a great lake!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Henry Maier Festival Park

Henry Maier Festival Park
200 N. Harbor Dr., Milwaukee, WI 53202 (Historic Third Ward)
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Ranked #15 of 90 attractions in Milwaukee
Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks
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Owner description: Situated on the Lake Michigan shore, this park plays host to Milwaukee's sizzling summer circuit of ethnic and music festivals.
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 attraction reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
“The great place by a great lake!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

The best place in the Midwest for music, food, people watching and views of Lake Michigan. From Summerfest, Polish Fest, German Fest, Festa Italiana, Irish Fest to top name acts at the Marcus amphitheater, the Henry Maier Festival park is teh go to location for Summer fun in Milwaukee. Any Summer weekend in MIlwaukee should not be spent without a visit to the grounds. Parking is available nearby and admissions to all the festivals often come with discounts or free passes for early birds.

Visited July 2012
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 attraction reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“summer only”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

every weekend of summer you will find some festival here...it is a must visit in the summer...festivals celebrating music, beer, and culture are where it's at

Visited June 2012
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Elm Grove, Wisconsin
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63 reviews 63 reviews
15 attraction reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“Summerfest, Festa, Irish Fest”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

If you are in Milwaukee during a festival - go!!! Especially Summerfest. Where else can you see a variety of bands for about $15! Enjoy beer from Lakefront Brewery and foods from great Milwaukee restaurants. Add some sun and a lake. Does not get much better !!

Visited July 2012
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“FUN”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

Great spot on the lake on a summer day or night. Lots to do day or night not only during the Festivals. A great selection of event's.

Visited August 2012
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BERGEN COUNTY,N.J.
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90 attraction reviews
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104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
“Perfect setting for Festivals”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

Recently attended the Milwaukee Irish Festival here,could not have been a better setting.When we entered the area we were stunned as to how large it is and the beautiful setting on the lake.We will definetly come back in the future for the famous music fest.

Visited August 2012
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