Jingle Bus

Jump on the Jingle Bus

**Unfortunately, the Jingle Bus has been cancelled for Thursday, Dec. 22 and Friday, Dec. 23 due to predicted inclement weather. We apologize for the inconvenience and wish you a safe and happy holiday season!**

November 18 - December 30, 2022
Thursdays - Sundays from 6pm to 9pm
Tours Depart from The Avenue - 275 W. Wisconsin Avenue

Ooh and ahh at the winter wonderland scenes scattered throughout downtown by hopping on a Jingle Bus tour. This 40-minute narrated tour includes three lighted parks – “Community Spirit Park” at Cathedral Square Park, “Santa’s Celebration Square powered by We Energies” at Zeidler Union Square and “Christmas Chalet” at Pere Marquette Park. Tours are $5 per person. Click here to see the tour map.

New this year, pre-booking is required for all Jingle Bus rides. Very limited tour times can be booked in advance online. Click the links below to book your bus.



Please note the Jingle Bus will operate free from Pere Marquette Park on kickoff night, Nov. 17, with limited capacity between 7pm and 9pm. Also, the service will not operate on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve or Christmas Day.



Holiday Fun Inside the Warming House

Jingle Bus Tours will depart from the Warming House at The Avenue, 275 W. Wisconsin Avenue, where parking is only $3 for Jingle Bus riders, thanks to Interstate Parking. Please see the information booth in the Warming House for parking validation.

Enjoy free treats inside the Warming House, and take in the amenities of the adjacent 3rd Street Market Hall. The market hall offers over a dozen food vendors and tons of free activities like shuffleboard, bags, Jenga, classic Nintendo video games, and more. Plus, check out their Photoverse Selfie Museum and Topgolf Swing Suite.

In addition, explore hundreds of children's books with the Friends of Milwaukee Public Library book cart. The books are available for a voluntary donation with proceeds benefiting the Milwaukee Public Library. New books will be stocked throughout the holiday season.