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PARK, THEN PARTY! - MCTS Shuttle Service to Pride Fest Runs June 9-11

Get to PrideFest on MCTS, Milwaukee’s original ride share! With MCTS, festival goers can avoid surge pricing and long walks, getting you to the lakefront quickly and easily with low round-trip fares. Choose from the Downtown Shuttle or Local Routes to be part of PrideFest at Henry Maier Festival Park, June 9-11. 

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

The PrideFest 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 2:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. on Friday, June 9; and from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 10 and Sunday, June 11.

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 PrideFest. 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 & GoldLine all drop you off within walking distance of the Henry Maier Festival Grounds. Plan your trip at RideMCTS.com.