For updated information on roadwork, call the Department of Transportation hotline at (800) ROADWIS or visit the D.O.T website.
Local Bus Transportation
PrideFest receives Festival Shuttle bus service from the Milwaukee County Transit System. Buses travel up and down Wisconsin Avenue to the festival grounds.
From the West:
Take I-94 east and exit at 26th Street. Follow St. Paul Avenue east to Water Street and follow the signs to one of the many parking lots in the area. Or follow I-94 further east, exit at James Lovell Street, park downtown and take a Milwaukee County Transit shuttle bus from Wisconsin Avenue to the festival grounds (Maier Festival Park).
From the North:
Take I-43 south and exit at McKinley Boulevard. Proceed south on 6th Street to Michigan Street. Take Michigan Street east to Water Street and follow the signs to one of the many parking lots in the area. Or park downtown and take the Milwaukee County Transit shuttle bus directly to the festival grounds (Maier Festival Park).
From the South:
Follow I-94 north and exit at Lapham/Greenfield. Go east to 1st Street and head north to follow the signs to Summerfest. Or continue north and exit at Kilbourn Avenue to park downtown and the Milwaukee County Transit shuttle bus directly to the festival grounds (Maier Festival Park).
Henry W. Maier Festival Park (Summerfest grounds), along Milwaukee’s lakefront
200 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202
Ample parking is available both in privately operated lots and along city streets. Fees may vary. Vendors with booth spaces will receive directions to special unloading areas at the gates.
ARRIVE BY TRAIN!
Coming to PrideFest from out of state? Why drive up from Chicago, when you can leave your car at home, and take the train? Get a special discount with the code below, and ride the rails to PrideFest Milwaukee.
Amtrak offers a 10% discount off the best available rail fare to (Milwaukee, WI) between June 06, 2017 – June 14, 2017. To book your reservation call Amtrak at 1 (800) 872-7245 or contact your local travel agent. Conventions cannot be booked via Internet.
Please be sure to refer to Convention Fare Code X61E-968 when making your reservation. This offer is not valid on the Auto Train and Acela Service. Fare is valid on Amtrak Regional for all departures seven days a week, except for holiday blackouts. Offer valid with Sleepers, Business Class or First Class seats with payment of the full applicable accommodation charges.