In collaboration with the Summerfest Foundation, Inc., Milwaukee Public Schools is pleased to announce the 2017–18 All City Arts Festival! This three-day event will take place on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, through Friday, May 11, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (Friday only) at Henry Maier Festival Park, located at 200 N. Harbor Dr., Milwaukee, WI 53202.



The All City Arts Festival is now expanding to showcase all art forms offered in City of Milwaukee schools. This event will involve students from all regions at the elementary, middle, and high school levels presenting music, dance, art, and theater performances. This work is supported and enhanced by the number of partnerships among various public and private schools, artists, arts organizations, and the community.

The All City Arts Festival will be the exciting finale to the Year of the Arts in Milwaukee Public Schools. All are welcome to cheer on our city’s talented youth on its most famous stage.


Wednesday, May 9, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Thursday, May 10, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Friday, May 11, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.


Admission: Free!



  • Festival parking for general public is available for free at Lot P & Lot H

  • Festival parking for event staff, volunteers, and community partners is available in Lot A



Just by attending the All City Arts Festival, you are supporting arts education in Milwaukee Public Schools.

ATM Locations and Credit Cards:

ATMs are located on the festival grounds and in the Museum to serve you; major credit cards are accepted at most locations.

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To get a sneak peak of all the behind-the-scenes action, follow Milwaukee Public Schools on Facebook and check back often for the latest festival updates, including our participating schools, food vendors, musical lineup, and more! 

© 2018 by MKE All City Arts and Milwaukee Public Schools