Update on COVID-19 | View Alert

Masks are required on board all MCTS buses. Please note that MCTS has adjusted its passenger limit from 10 to 15. The MCTS Administration Building remains closed to visitors. Read more here.


Ride MCTS to Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival

MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival is back for its 21st season! Did you know that multiple Milwaukee County Parks are a big part of the festive display?

Through January 1, you can check out more than 500,000 lights at Cathedral Square, Pere Marquette Park and Zeidler Union Square. There are also decorations along Wisconsin Avenue and in other areas downtown, as well as various special events throughout the season.

The Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival kicks off Thursday, November 21 at 6:00 p.m. at Pere Marquette Park. There will be a lighting ceremony, live music, fireworks, free cookies, cocoa, and more.

MCTS makes it easy to see the beautiful signs of the season. Download the Ride MCTS app, buy a 24-hour ticket, and head out on a self-guided bus tour!

  • Cathedral Square Park
    • Ride Routes: 30-30X & 33
  • Pere Marquette Park
    • Ride Routes: 15, 19, 57 & GreenLine
  • Zeidler Union Square
    • Routes: 14, 19, 23, 57, 80 & BlueLine