DNR Fishing Clinics

LEARN how TO FISH WITH THE Department of Natural Resources and the Harbor District

Join the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources FREE Fishing Clinics in partnership with the Milwaukee Harbor District. In 2023, the Harbor District coordinated seven fishing clinics that were held Sunday evenings from 4p.m. – 7p.m. A great opportunity to teach kids how to fish!  

Stay tuned for Summer 2024 dates coming soon!

Community Engagement Events Our Work

Summer En La Plaza

The application for the 2024 Summer en La Plaza event series is now open! Summer en La Plaza is a series of gatherings hosted by individuals, neighbors, artists, entrepreneurs, or community groups to bring the Harbor View Plaza to life, fully utilize the space, and introduce new people to the space.

Application deadline is February 28, 2024 and the in-person Pitch Competition is Thursday, March 14 from 6-8pm at Enlightened Brewing Company (2020 S. Allis St.).

People interested in applying can view application requirements here and apply here!

¡La solicitud para Verano en La Plaza 2024 está abierta! Verano en La Plaza es una serie de eventos gratuitos organizados por vecinos, artistas, emprendedores/as, o grupos comunitarios para traer la comunidad al Harbor View Plaza.

La fecha de entrega es el 28 de febrero y la competencia de lanzamiento es el 14 de marzo de las 6-8pm en Enlightened Brewing Company (2020 S. Allis St.). 

¡Personas interesadas en aplicar pueden revisar los requisitos aquí y aplicar aquí! 


Email Nora Godoy- González, Harbor District Placemaking Director at

Mándale un correo electrónico a la Directora de Relaciones Comunitarias, Nora Godoy- González, a

Community Engagement Events Our Work

Harbor Fest

We genuinely want to express our heartfelt thanks for joining us at Harbor Fest this year. The mix of wonderful individuals, organizations, and companies coming together to celebrate our unique neighborhood and working Harbor makes the day special – local food trucks, boats, environmental groups, and kid-friendly activities and our Maker Space. Your presence enriched the event but also played a role in strengthening our community fabric. Thank you for your support!

Thank you for being part of our Harbor Fest family!

Save the date for next year, September 29, 2024

Volunteer at the next Harbor Fest

2024 Harbor Fest Volunteer Application / Solicitud de voluntariado para el Harbor Fest 2024