Events and more




April 4 & 6

MPM Exposed Tour:

Secrets of Substance

The History and science behind your favorite foods and beverages.

Milwaukee Public Museum


April 6, 13, 20, 27

Hidden MPM: Toxins Tour

What poisons are hidden in MPM's permanent collections?

Milwaukee Public Museum


April 5

Easy Rider

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Easy Rider with a special screening with writer and star Peter Fonda.

Harley-Davidson Museum


April 6


Marathon Full and half marathon plus a 5K run/walk.

Downtown Waukesha and Glacial Drumlin Trail


April 11-14

Art in Bloom

Stunning art-inspired floral installations set among three floors of Collection Galleries.

Milwaukee Art Museum


April 12-14

Midwest Gaming Classic

Features 100,000+ square feet of retro and modern home video game consoles.

Wisconsin Center


April 13

Stein & Dine

Celebrate the finest breweries, cheese and more.

Wisconsin State Fair Park


April 14

4/14 MKE Day

Celebrate the city while inspiring positive  action.

Various Locations


April 14

Milwaukee Day at Harley-Davidson

Admission will be $4.14 with other specials including the MOTOR burger for just $4.14.

Harley-Davidson Museum


April 14

Spring Makers Market

Shop one-of-a-kind, locally-made products in the museum's promenade

Discovery World


April 14

Milwaukee Miniature Motors Toy Show

Annual racing, memorabilia and model car swap

Waukesha County Expo Center


April 19

MAM After Dark:

Local Talent Dancing, cocktails, DIY, quirky tours, and activities.

Milwaukee Art Museum


April 20

Dog Days

Bring your canine friends for a stroll.

Lynden Sculpture Garden


April 20-May 25

Japanese Zen Garden

A relaxing Japanese themed Zen garden.

Mitchell Park Domes


April 22-27

Earth Week Celebration

Includes kid's hikes, spring bird hikes, nature and raptor presentations.

Retzer Nature Center, Waukesha


April 26-28

Lake Country Antiques Show

Antique and vintage furniture from 70 dealers.

Waukesha County Expo Center


April 27

International Sculpture Day

Drop-in activities and a cake in the shape of a sculpture.

Lynden Sculpture Garden


April 27

Earth Day Celebration.

Featuring music of Chicken Wire Empire and Lex Allen

 Estabrook Park


April 28, 8:30-10am

Birding with poet Chuck Stebelton

Lynden Sculpture Garden