Join us for the 1st Annual Ride with Pride!

prideride_pridefest_milwaukee_june8We are proud to announce the first-ever Ride with Pride motorcycle run on Saturday, June 9.

WHO is invited?  All bikes, all groups, all riders, all ages welcome, regardless of sexual or gender identity.  This is a ride honoring both the LGBTQ community and its allies. All participants will receive a free same-day admission ticket to PrideFest Milwaukee 2018.

WHEN does it start?  Meet at 10 a.m. at the Harley-Davidson Museum (400 W. Canal St.) The ride will depart the Museum at 11 a.m. sharp and continue for several hours.

WHERE will we ride?  Ride with Pride will take many twists and turns as it navigates the city. For the safety and security of all riders, a Milwaukee Police Department escort will be provided.   Known stops will include the lakefront, Estabrook Park Biergarten, the PrideFest Milwaukee front gates, and Hamburger Mary’s.  

cormac_prideride_pridefest_milwaukee_june9Route maps will not be published or distributed in advance.

Expect the unexpected — and expect to visit places you’ve never been before!

WHAT do we bring?   Show your colors!  Pride flags, colorful capes, and outrageous outfits are encouraged, but not required.

HOW do we get involved?  There is no cost to participate and no advance registration is required.  Simply show up at the Harley-Davidson Museum on Saturday, June 9!

Kick off PrideFest weekend on Thursday, June 7 with United We Roll Bike Night at the Harley-Davidson Museum.

From 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., join riders and non-riders at Motorcycle Plaza for live music, fun, plenty of eye candy and much, much more:

  • Enjoy food and drink specials inside and outside MOTOR® Bar & Restaurant, including MOTOR Bike Night Koozie Specials all season long.
  • DJ Jayx from 91.7 WMSE will spin Transcentral Radio, spotlighting the latest releases from the world, club and dance scenes.
  • Visit the Harley-Davidson Museum® from 9 a.m.-8 p.m. H.O.G members get in free to the H-D Museum every day.  (For full admission prices and event details, visit

We thank our Proud Partners at Harley-Davidson MuseumBrewtown Rumble91.7 WMSE and the Milwaukee Police Department for making this event possible!

Questions?  Contact event organizer Cormac Kehoe.

Milwaukee Pride, Inc. seeks sponsors to underwrite operating costs for the 1st Annual Pride Ride.  Sponsorships start as low as $50.   If you would like to be a sponsor of this year’s event, please contact us at


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