2023 Calendar of Events

*These events require registration. To register, contact Kae at

May 20
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Pollinator Palooza, Estabrook Park picnic area #8
Activities to celebrate pollinators and natives plants. With Shorewood Conservation Committee and other partners. 
June  17
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Shorewood Summer SPLASH, Hubbard Park
Celebrate summer with the dedication of the new kayak launch and other activities.
June 28Milwaukee River Adventure with Milwaukee Kayak*
Join us as we kayak the Milwaukee River. Limited spots available, registration required.
July 18
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Go Native - Native Plant and Rain Barrel Workshop, Hubbard Park Lodge*
Learn how to incorporate native plants and rain barrels into your home landscape with Shorewood's Horticulturist and MMSD staff. There's also a FREE native plant and rain barrel giveaways! Registration is required for this FREE workshop. Email to register today.
Sept 9
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
Shorewood Waters Walking Tour (tour begins at 3801 N. Morris)*
Take a stroll with Shorewood's Horticulturist and the Shorewood Waters Project to view innovative green infrastructure installments in Shorewood's neighborhoods with beautiful native plantings. Learn how these installations are managing excess stormwater runoff. You will also get planting tips to help your gardens flourish. Registration is required for this FREE workshop. Email to reserve your spot.
Sept 26
6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Natural Shorewood: Green Cleaning and Garden Care at Hubbard Park Lodge*
We are surrounded by a world of beauty but also an abundance of chemicals. Have no fear, SWP will help you find more natural products and share DIY recipes that you can make from simple ingredients. We will also share tips to create thriving lawns and gardens with natural products to help remove toxins from your yard that may be negatively impacting wildlife and local water quality. Registration is required for this FREE workshop. Email to register today. 
Oct 7
11:00 - 3:00 
Shorewood Fish & Feather Festival, Hubbard Park
Join us for this 10th annual festival to celebrate fall, the Milwaukee River, salmon running upstream and migrating birds. You and your family can walk in the river among salmon in waders or stroll through over a dozen interactive and education booths from local partners. Kids have fun in the Kids Zone with take-home art projects on pumpkins, birdhouses and beehives. Enjoy a day in this beautiful park with food trucks and close proximity to the Hubbard Park Beer Garden. We'll launch this year's event with a 9 a.m. river cleanup with the Shorewood Conservation Committee and Milwaukee Riverkeeper's Adopt -A-River program.