NEWaukee’s 6th annual Urban Island Beach Party: A fundraiser for the Friends of Lakeshore State Park
August 5, 2016 from 4 p.m. - 11 p.m.
The Urban Island Beach Party is a fundraiser for the Friends of Lakeshore State Park and all funds raised benefit their Sustain and Maintain campaign which helps to preserve the urban oasis and provide educational opportunities for the community. Visit Lakeshore State Park and share a photo with #MyLakeShorePark by August 1st for your chance to win prizes in the Urban Island Beach Party Instagram contest.
Attendees can look forward to live performances from Ocean Rush, Foreign Goods, Natty Nation, R.A.S. Movement, & Marcus Doucette’s Island Dance Party throughout the evening. Along with these performances, the event includes sunset yoga led by omTownYogis, yard games, dance performances, kayaking led by Milwaukee Kayak Company, bike valet by the Coast In Bikes, beach cabanas & fire pits.
The 6th annual Urban Island Beach Party is supported by Leinenkugel Brewing Company, Festival Productions, and Friends of Lakeshore State Park. For more information about the event, please visit: www.urbanislandparty.com.
NEWaukee is a social architecture firm that specializes in community-based signature experiences centered on high-profile issues of importance for the city of Milwaukee. NEWaukee also provides consumer, employer brand and talent engagement services to employers looking to attract and retain talent necessary to grow their businesses. Visit www.newaukee.com to learn more.
The Friends of Lakeshore State Park is an organization dedicated to promoting and supporting Lakeshore State Park for the entire community to enjoy. The park provides a unique urban oasis with recreational opportunities and amenities for all to enjoy. The 17-acre park includes a lakeside trail that connects to the Hank Aaron and Oak Leaf state trails. A 130-foot bridge connects the north end of the park to the Summerfest grounds and an extension of the land near the Marcus Amphitheater connects the south end. Visit www.friendslsp.org to learn more.
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