Downtown Ice CAPE-ade

Calling All Superheroes!

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Downtown Ice CAPEade

Heroes assemble at Slice of Ice in Red Arrow Park for “Downtown Ice CAPE-ade,” a brand-new, free family event. Lace up your skates and join your favorite comic book superheroes to battle the winter blues on Saturday, February 12, from 11 AM – 2 PM. Bring your own skates or enjoy free ice skate rentals sponsored by WaterStone Bank. 

The event will feature tunes spun by DJ Shawna, the Milwaukee Bucks official DJ and Producer, an ice sculpture photo op from Art Below Zero, a free s'mores station, and free superhero capes for children ages 10 and under. Costumes are encouraged for kids of all ages.

Plus, meet-and-greet with everyday heroes, including local Olympians, the Milwaukee Fire Department and Milwaukee Police Department. Kids can also tour a fire truck. 

Please note: Ice skate rentals and capes will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis starting at 11 AM. 

Neighborhood Specials

Free Hot Chocolate at Fiddleheads Coffee - BMO Tower, 790 N. Water Street

Located one-block south of Red Arrow Park, downtown's newest coffee shop is located on the street-level of BMO Tower. Open from 7 AM - 1 PM on Saturday, Feb. 12, event guests can enjoy free hot chocolate. 

Free Dessert at SafeHouse, 779 N. Front Street

Recently voted Best Place for Family Fun and Best Family Friendly Restaurant in Shepherd Express Best of Milwaukee 2021, SafeHouse is the perfect spot in Milwaukee for families looking to have some fun. Find the red door in an alleyway near the Milwaukee River and warm up after Ice CAPE-ade. We encourage all junior spies to come disguised in their favorite superhero gear! Whisper code word “CAPE” to your Service Agent for an undercover dessert surprise. *Offer valid with purchase on Saturday, February 12th.

This small, neighborhood pizza joint relishes in the simple pleasures. Proof Pizza is a fast-casual Neapolitan style pizza joint that balances old-world character and modern design, resulting in the best pizza in downtown Milwaukee. Enjoy 20% off your purchase on February 12th, from 11 AM - 4 PM. 

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