Milwaukee Fall Festivals – Fall 2020 WI Events

Brew City Cigar Festival - Glendale, WI - Aug 15 to Aug 15, 2020
Enjoy a night of unlimited beer, wine, spirits, and food sampligs while trying premium cigars and meeting with cigar experts. Everything is included in the ticket price.

Senior Celebration at the Zoo - Milwaukee, WI - Sep 2 to Sep 2, 2020
Milwaukee County Zoo opens up to seniors 55 and older for free admission with ID (parking rates still apply). A health and wellness fair will take place outside the Welcome Center, live music will be inside, and bingo round out the day

Milwaukee Rally - Milwaukee, WI - Sep 3 to Sep 7, 2020
Motorcycle ride, music, kissing booth, women’s ride, street parties and more.

Third Ward Art Festival - Milwaukee, WI - Sep 5 to Sep 6, 2020
Art for all ages with demonstrations, children’s activities, live music and 140+ juried artists.

Fondue Fest - Fond du Lac, WI - Sep 12 to Sep 12, 2020
More than 20,000 annually enjoy this event dedicated to cheese and chocolate fondue, plus arts and crafts, music, farmers market, 5k and more. Admission is free. Since 2000.

Great Lakes BrewFest - Racine, WI - Sep 12 to Sep 12, 2020
Unlimited sampling of more than 450 beers, ciders and meads. Local restaurants will be serving up delicious fare, and live music will set the mood! Held at Racine Zoo.

Family Farm Weekend - Milwaukee, WI - Sep 12 to Sep 13, 2020
Zoological Society of Milwaukee is sponsering a Family Farm Weekend with special down-home activities highlighting Wisconsin’s rich farming history

Mexican Independence Festival - Milwaukee, WI - Sep 13 to Sep 13, 2020
Festival features clowns, parade, carnival rides, live music, games, face painting, community exhibits, crafts, foods, and merchandise. Free admission.

Apple Harvest Fest - Waukesha County, WI - Sep 19 to Sep 19, 2020
The Retzer Nature Center hosts visitors for delicious apple treats, apple pie baking contest, scarecrow contest, hayrides, music, arts/crafts and children’s activities.

Bay View Bash - Milwaukee, WI - Sep 19 to Sep 19, 2020
Annual community festival on the 3rd Saturday of September, featuring food, art, music, crafts, books, and more. Since 2004.

Cedarburg Wine & Harvest Festival - Cedarburg, WI - Sep 19 to Sep 20, 2020
Arts & crafts, homegrown produce and artisan food, plus the award-winning wines of Cedar Creek Winery, scarecrow contest, giant pumpkin weigh-off, plus live music, giant pumpkin charity regatta, kids’ corner with pumpkin painting, magician and clown. Free admission. Events are held throughout the historic downtown area.

Petfest - Milwaukee, WI - Sep 26 to Sep 26, 2020
Bring your dog/cat to Henry Maier Festival Park. Free admission and free parking.

Zoo Brew - Milwaukee, WI - Oct 8 to Oct 8, 2020
An annual event held at the Milwaukee County Zoo, with new brews from micro and macro brewers, fun foods from local area vendors, and new friends to meet all over the zoo. 21+ event. VIP tickets get you in one hour earlier.

Kohler Food and Wine Experience - Kohler, WI - Oct 22 to Oct 25, 2020
Four day extravaganza of food, wine, and fun including complimentary demonstrations, celebrity chefs, and tastings.

Southeastern Wisconsin Festival of Books - Waukesha, WI - Nov 6 to Nov 7, 2020
An annual event with lots of book vendors and authors, held annually at UW-Waukesha.

Milwaukee Holiday Festival of Lights - Milwaukee, WI - Nov 19 to Jan 1, 2021
The holiday lights come on mid-November, ending with a variety show and fireworks, and the holiday season continues with other events including Cocoa with the Clauses, Santa’s Mailbox, contests and more.

Wisconsin Highland Games - Waukesha, WI - Jan 1 to Sep 1, 2019
Canceled for 2020, look for its return in 2021. Normally: It’s a weekend of affordable Celtic fun for the entire family, with athletic competitions, family history, food and drinks, and more from Scotland and other Celtic nations.