Sights to See

"Community Spirit Park" at Cathedral Square Park

Presented by Madison Medical Affiliates and Milwaukee County Parks

Each year, this park transforms into a festive forest with dozens of evergreen trees. Take a close look at each tree’s unique ornamentation as they have been artfully decorated by area schools and organizations. Be sure to discover the magical Singing Tree, presented by Madison Medical Affiliates, which twinkles in time with music, singing and clapping.

"Christmas Chalet" at Pere Marquette Park

Take it easy at Santa’s country getaway, dotted with elves, reindeer and flashing displays of the Claus’s favorite pastimes. Here, you can recreate your favorite scene with a kiss under the mistletoe or wave to Santa as he cruises by on his other ride – a giant tractor!

"Santa’s Celebration Square powered by We Energies" at Zeidler Union Square

Presented by We Energies Foundation and Milwaukee County Parks

Snap a photo with Santa and his reindeer at the new celebration square! This interactive park is the perfect place for families to create a memory nearby the cozy fireplace, snuggled on the oversized chair and newly added sleigh, or inside the oversized picture frame.

Wisconsin Avenue's Stunning Stretch

The lights along Downtown Milwaukee’s main street guide your way with glittering chandeliers and harp lamps embellished with decorative sculptures throughout. As you tour along the Avenue, by car or on foot, take a gander at the festive décor within each business and storefront. Looks like everyone is feeling the warmth and joy of the holiday season.