Indian Summer Festival 2016
30th Anniversary


Friday, September 9
    Education Day, 9am - 2pm
    General Admission, 4pm - 12am

Saturday, September 10
    12pm - 12am

Sunday, September 11
    Prayer Ceremony, 10am - 11am
    General Admission, 11am - 8pm

Tickets: Adults $15, Elders (60 and over) $12 and children 12 and under free. Advance tickets are $12 and can be purchased online 
at our store here or at one of the participating retail outlets.
(Tickets purchased online after close of business Friday, September 2 will NOT be mailed but will be held at the 
Indian Summer Will Call window. Printed receipt and proper I.D. will be required to claim them.) 

Free Entry Opportunities:

Friday, September 9
4p - 6pm - free entry with suggested donation of new school supplies. Free entry sponsored by the Forest County Potawatomi Foundation. 
School supplies being collected for the Milwaukee Indian Education Committee.

4p - Midnight - free entry to all disabled persons and one (1) caregiver.

Saturday, September 10 - No Free Entry

Sunday, September 11
9:30 - 10am - free entry with donation of three (3) non-perishable food items to benefit the Hunger Task Force as part of The Fests Feed Milwaukee.

11am - 8pm - free entry to all military personnel, current and veteran with military I.D. Also free for police offices, firefighters and other first responders with proper I.D.

Where to Stay: Indian Summer has partnered with many local hotels to provide special rates for guests coming in from outside of the city. 
Click here for a list of hotels.


Campers and RVs may be parked overnight near the festival grounds in the Italian Community Center parking lot.

Rates will vary depending on the size of the camper.  Hook-ups for water, gas, and electricity are not available at this site.  Phone: 414 223-2800


For tent camping, you can go to Jellystone Park in Caledonia, WI – Located 15 minutes from Milwaukee, this Wisconsin campground is

perfect for Indian Summer Festival attendees and features cabin rentals, tent sites and RV camping. Contact the park at 262 835-2565.


How to Get There:

For driving directions, click here.

(For parking there are public lots surrounding the festival grounds, which charge between $5 and $20 dollars as well as 
metered street parking.)

The public lot directly across from the main gate has handicapped parking spaces available.

For public transportation, visit www.ridemcts.com or call 414 344-6711

Wheelchairs and strollers are available to rent at the Information Booth across from the main gate for $5. 
A valid drivers license must be left as collateral. We do not have scooters available for rent.