Lakefront Festival of Arts starts Friday
Event started in 1963
MILWAUKEE — Work from more than 170 artists will be displayed and sold this weekend on Milwaukee’s lakefront.
The Milwaukee Art Museum’s Lakefront Festival of Arts starts Friday and runs through Sunday on the museum’s grounds. It also features food, music, a silent auction, a sculpture and wine garden and children’s activities.
More than 30,000 are expected to attend. It first started in 1963.
The museum is currently hosting an exhibit of 19th century French posters designed by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Jules Cheret, Alphonse Mucha and others.