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Indian Summer Festival Shuttle Connects to Culture

MCTS Shuttle Service Runs September 8-10

By - Sep 5th, 2017 02:52 pm
Indian Summer Festival Shuttle Connects to Culture

Indian Summer Festival Shuttle Connects to Culture

Milwaukee, WI – Indian Summer Festival will soon arrive and MCTS will take you there! The Downtown Shuttle takes you directly to Henry Maier Festival Park. Choose from the Downtown Shuttle or Local Routes to be part of Indian Summer Festival, September 8-10.

Shuttle service runs from 3:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 8; 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 9; and Sunday, Sept. 10 and 9:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., which includes early morning service to the South Gate for the 10:00 a.m. prayer ceremony.

DOWNTOWN SHUTTLE
The Indian Summer Downtown Shuttle takes you directly to the Mid Gate of the festival grounds.

The Shuttle runs approximately every 30 minutes and makes stops along both sides of Wisconsin Avenue (see map), between N.6th Street and N. Jackson Street, at all bus stops marked with a Summerfest smile.

Shuttle Fare
Round-trip: Adults
•    MCTS M•CARD: $2.50
•    Cash: $3.00
•    M•CARD 1-, 7- or 31-Day Pass: Free

Round-trip: Children (ages 6 – 11), seniors (65 and over) and persons with disabilities with proper ID. Children under 6 ride free when accompanied by an adult.
•    MCTS M•CARD: $1.25
•    Cash: $1.50
•    MCTS M•CARD with a 1-, 7- or 31-Day Pass: Free

Pay full amount of fare when boarding the Downtown Shuttle to Mexican Fiesta. Exact fare required. The U-PASS, GO Pass, New Freedom Pass and Commuter Value Pass are accepted as full fare.

LOCAL ROUTES
Not coming from Downtown? No problem. Routes 14, 15, GreenLine and GoldLine all drop you off within walking distance of the Henry Maier Festival Grounds. Plan your trip at RideMCTS.com.

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