Urban Candlelight Hike in Three Bridges Park


Saturday, February 22, 5:30 - 8:30 pm


Three Bridges Park 

610 S 35th Street, Milwaukee, WI


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BUNDLE UP AND EXPERIENCE WINTER IN A WHOLE NEW LIGHT!

For the fourth year in a row, hardy northerners will cure their cabin fever at the Urban Candlelight Hike in Three Bridges Park. Grab your stocking cap and crew, and we'll see you outside!


FREE FOR EVERYONE: 

Two miles of candlelit trails on the Hank Aaron State Trail - this event will take place with or without snow!


5:30 pm - 8:30 pm:

    • Toasty warm campfires

    • Fat Tire Bike Demos with Wheel & Sprocket: This is your chance to get on a fat tire bike! Wheel & Sprocket will have FREE fat tire bike demos on site to try and test. All ages and abilities are welcome to stop by and check one out. See why fat tire cyclists have more fun all year round!

    • Tea Tasting with Rishi Tea at Velobahn Coffee Shop

    • REI Snowshoe Demos and Winter Camp Lounge Selfie Station! Capture the magic of this winter evening at our selfie station, try out a pair of snowshoes and learn expert tips on getting outside in winter!

    • Access to food trucks near the Fireside Plaza - Jamaican Kitchen & Grill and Meat on the Street. 

    • Orenda Café (3514 W. National Ave, about a block away from the Urban Ecology Center) will offer a full menu with lots of tasty items and drink specials (Chai Spiked Apple Cider and Mexican Spiked Hot Chocolate) available for purchase. Open until 9:30pm.

Photo: Eddee Daniel
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4:00 -10:00 pm: 

  • Extend the fun at at Third Space Brewing! Locally brewed beer, rootbeer, and games at Third Space Brewing.

EXTRAS FOR “FUN PASS” HOLDERS:

  • Hot chocolate and pastries at the Urban Ecology Center (while supplies last)! Bring your thermos to save on waste and to take your cocoa on your hike.

  • Marshmallow roasting and s’mores at the FOHAST Fireside Plaza!

  • Entry for great door prizes! 

    • Including a gift basket from Rishi Tea, cool gear from REI, gift certificates from Orenda Café, and more!

  • Buy One Get One (BOGO) beer or rootbeer at Third Space Brewing from 4-10 pm

  • Buy One Get One (BOGO) entree at Orenda Café from February 23-29

Fun Pass Pricing (early bird rates ended on Wednesday, February 19):

  • $12 for an individual
  • $24 for a family (2 adults and all children attending with adults) 

MAP & PARKING - view as a PDF


Parking: Street parking is available on W Canal St, W Milwaukee Road, 33rd Court, Pierce, 36th, 37th, 38th, and 39th Streets. You may also choose to extend your hike a bit and enter Three Bridges Park from the Domes. See parking map for Three Bridges Park here.



This event is co-hosted by:


THANK YOU TO THESE AWESOME SPONSORS FOR MAKING THIS EVENT POSSIBLE:


Sponsorship Information: Please contact Contact Aria at [email protected] or Jill at [email protected] for sponsorship information.


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Promotional Partners:

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