Winter in the City

Wander Through a World of Winter

Wander through a world of winter in Downtown Milwaukee. With tons of frozen fun in store this January and February, we've compiled the best ways to celebrate winter in the heart of the city. Whether you plan to cozy up to the iridescent glow of "Lightfield" by HYBYCOZO, bundle up for an ice bar, or lace up for "Slice of Ice," there are more reasons than ever to get out and explore everything downtown has to offer.


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MKE IT Downtown Blog

Whether you're a first-time visitor or long-time resident, downtown Milwaukee consistently offers new experiences to enjoy. 

Getting Around

Helping you park, walk, and ride around downtown Milwaukee.

MKE an Impact

We support a variety of community initiatives aimed at supporting the quality-of-life for downtown employees, residents, and visitors alike. 

HYBYCOZO Milwaukee Downtown

BID Events

"Lightfield" by HYBYCOZO presented by Johnson Financial Group transforms Cathedral Square Park into an immersive public art installation featuring 24 light-emitting sculptures. This free experience will be on display through May 5, 2023. 

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