Veteran's park


Let's go fly a kite

Published June 26, 2016

Whether your kite soars through the sky or refuses to get off the ground, a kite-flying trip to the lakefront and Gift of Wings is a wonderful way to not only get outside but also bring a few childhood memories back to life.


USS Milwaukee commissioning set for Nov. 21

Published Sept. 10, 2015

At a press conference held at Discovery World yesterday, Mayor Tom Barrett announced that the USS Milwaukee, the fifth U.S. Navy ship to be named for the Cream City, will hold its commissioning on Saturday, Nov. 21 at 1 p.m. at Veteran's Park.


The Fray set to Rock The Green

Published Aug. 30, 2011

The Denver-based rock band, The Fray, will return to Milwaukee to play a gig at Rock The Green on Sunday, Sept. 18 at 4:30 p.m. Because The Fray has an eco-friendly vision both on and off the road, the group is a great fit for the festival.


Lakefront parking lots

Published Oct. 4, 2007

On my way to the Milwaukee Art Museum yesterday I decided to take a quick detour through Veteran's Park, just to see if I've been missing anything and I was amazed by all the cars parked along the park drive.