6 things to do in Milwaukee this weekend, other than Summerfest

1. Cedarburg Strawberry Festival

The 37th annual Cedarburg Strawberry Festival brings art, music, kids’ activities, food, libations and yes, lots of strawberries to downtown Cedarburg June 25-26. This year’s festival includes the Paramount Blues Bash, with a battle-of-the-bands-style Blues Challenge from 1 to 6 pm both days. Admission is free. Info: cedarburgfestival.org/strawberry.

RELATED:Cedarburg’s Strawberry Festival returns June 25-26 after a two-year hiatus

2. Greek Fest at Wisconsin State Fair Park

Annunciation of Greek Orthodox Church’s Greek Fest returns to Wisconsin State Fair Park’s North Parking Lot June 24-26, with loads of Greek food, music and dancing, along with rides and games. Hours are 11 am to 11 pm June 24-25 and 11 am to 8 pm June 26. Admission is free. The Fest also continues its Greek Chicken Drive-Thru, from 3 to 7 pm June 24, noon to 7 pm June 25 and noon to 4 pm June 26. Info: Greek Fest 2022 Facebook event page.

3rd World Naked Bike Ride in Milwaukee

Milwaukee’s second annual World Naked Bike Ride hits the road June 25. The ride — a clothing-optional, 15-mile trip promoting body positivity, bike awareness and energy independence — starts with a meetup at noon at Enlightened Brewery, 2020 S. Allis St Activities including body painting and yoga, followed by the ride itself starting at 4 pm There’s no fee or registration required. Info: World Naked Bike Ride WNBR Milwaukee Facebook page.

4. Wild One’s Vintage Motorcycle Rally

Wild Ones Vintage Motorcycle Rally, a 1940s-style motorcycle rally, parks at the Harley-Davidson Museum from 10 am to 3 pm June 25. Among the doings: an antique motorcycle ride-in show, motorcycle field games, a swap meet and more . Info: Wild Ones: Vintage Motorcycle Rally Facebook page.

5. Shakespeare in the Park, times 3

Optimist Theater’s summer Shakespeare in the Park tour is doing double duty again this weekend, with performances of “Twelfth Night, or What She Will” at 4 pm June 25 in Humboldt Park, 3000 S. Howell Ave., and 4 pm June 26 in Sherman Park, 3000 N. Sherman Blvd. (Before the Sherman Park performance, Ko-Thi Dance Co. has a dance class at 2 pm) Meanwhile, Summit Players Theater is staging “Much Ado About Nothing” at Three Bridges Park, 610 S. 35th St., at 7 pm June 24, with a workshop at 5:30 pm Admission is free to all of the performances. Info on Optimist Theater’s performances (including the rest of its Shakespeare in the Park schedule): optimisttheatre.org/sitp-2022.html. Info on Summit Players Theatre’s show: Shakespeare in Three Bridges Park: Much Ado About Nothing” Facebook event page.

6th Tour of America’s Dairyland

The 202 Tour of America’s Dairyland wraps up this weekend with a quartet of bicycle races in the Milwaukee area: the Great Brady St. Bike Race, on June 23; Shorewood Criterium Cycling Classic, June 24; Cafe Hollander Otto Wenz Downer Classic, June 25; and Cafe Hollander Tosa Village Classic, June 26. Info (including race courses and schedules): tourofamericasdairyland.com.

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