Milwaukee County Transit System
Press Release

Take the Shuttle to African World Festival

Traffic and parking are a breeze when you ride to African World Festival on the bus

By - Jul 24th, 2013 03:50 pm

Traffic and parking are a breeze when you ride to African World Festival on the bus! Take a Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS) Shuttle to African World Festival, held on August 3 at the Henry Maier Festival Park. Buses provide service along Wisconsin Avenue to the festival. Shuttles run roughly every 30 minutes to African World Festival from 11:30 am to 12:30 am on Saturday, August 3, 2013.

Buses operate in both directions along Wisconsin Avenue (see map). When traveling to African World Festival, the Shuttle stops between N. 6th Street and N. Jackson Street, then proceeds directly to the Mid Gate. Stops are made at all bus stops marked with the Summerfest smile logo.

Shuttle fares are $3.00 round trip for adults and $1.50 for children (6-11 years), seniors (65 years and older) and persons with disabilities with proper ID.

MCTS buses also serve African World Festival with numerous regular routes in the downtown area connecting to the Shuttle. Regular MCTS fares apply for travel on local routes.

Freeway Flyer service is not offered for this festival.

Customers can find additional information and suggested routing via Google Trip Planner by visiting RideMCTS.com, or by calling the 24-hour automated bus information line at 414-344-6711.

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