Milwaukee County Transit System
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Prepare to Polka!

MCTS Shuttle Service to Polish Fest Runs June 16-18

By - Jun 14th, 2017 10:06 am
Prepare to Polka!

Prepare to Polka!

Milwaukee, WI – Get to Polish Fest on Milwaukee’s original rideshare, MCTS! With MCTS, festival goers can avoid surge pricing and long walks, getting to the lakefront quickly and easily with low round-trip fares. Choose from the Downtown Shuttle or Local Routes to be part of Polish Fest at Henry Maier Festival Park, June 16-18.

During Polish Fest, the Downtown Shuttle takes you directly to the Mid Gate of the festival grounds.

The Polish Fest 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 the Summerfest smile logo.

Shuttle service runs from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. on Friday, June 16 and on Saturday, June 17; and from 9:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 18.

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 Polish Fest. Exact fare required. On the Shuttle, U-PASS (summer semester only), GO Pass, New Freedom Pass and Commuter Value Pass are accepted as full fare.

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

2017 Downtown Shuttle Service to Lakefront Festivals

2017 Downtown Shuttle Service to Lakefront Festivals

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