Events at MOTOR®

Every visit to MOTOR® is an event, but some visits are more eventful. Especially when you take advantage of our regular – but far from ordinary – events like Bike Nights, Brew Master Dinners, Mother’s Day Rock ’n’ Roll Brunch, and more.

Events At MOTOR®

  • UFC


    Catch all PPV UFC Fights at MOTOR® with NO COVER CHARGE. Enter to win H-D Museum merchandise while enjoying killer drink specials all night long.

    Saturday, September 27, 2014 – 9:00 p.m.
    UFC 178 – Jones vs. Cormier
    (Specials start at 8:00 p.m.)

    Saturday, November 15, 2014 – 9:00 p.m.
    UFC 180 – Velasquez vs. Werdum
    (Specials start at 8:00 p.m.)

    Saturday, December 6, 2014 – 9:00 p.m.
    UFC 181 – Weidman vs. Belfort
    (Specials start at 8:00 p.m.)

    Clinch Your Seat! UFC Fights at MOTOR!
    Clinch your seat! Reserve your spot for UFC Fights at MOTOR. Beat the crowds and enjoy our killer drink specials all night long. Table reservations are exclusive and start at 8:00 p.m. MOTOR Dining Room reserved for “Clinch Your Seat!” diners only. 20 dollar minimum per person per table. Reservations start at 8:00 p.m. Full menu offered from 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Late night menu featured from 9:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Bar areas and high top tables not included.

  • Bike Night

    Bike Night

    Every Thursday through September 2014
    5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.; 6th and Canal Street

    All bikes unite at the Harley-Davidson Museum. Grab your bike. Join other riders for music, fun and plenty of eye candy. Enjoy food and drink specials inside and outside MOTOR including Bike Night Koozie special $2 Miller High Life all season long (Koozies available at The Shop on the Museum campus).

  • Mixology 102 with Grey Goose

    Mixology 102 with
    Grey Goose

    September 24, 2014 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

    Shake it! Stir It! Drink It! In this unique and exclusive hands-on mixology class with the world’s best tasting vodka, Grey Goose, participants will learn to craft their own delicious cocktails. Bar nibbles provided by MOTOR® to cleanse the pallet. Tickets are $32.00 and can be purchased by phone at (414) 287-2778, online at or in person at MOTOR®. Tickets cannot be refunded and reservations are required. Add on a Museum ticket for just $10. Museum tickets will be valid for thirty days after purchase.

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  • Fall Brewery Tour

    Fall Brewery Tour

    October 11, 2014 at Noon

    Meet at MOTOR® Bar & Restaurant at noon on October 11 for a quick bite before embarking on a classic Milwaukee brewery crawl. The party bus will depart from MOTOR® Bar & Restaurant at the Harley-Davidson Museum and take tour-goers across the city to visit a selection of iconic, local breweries. This year’s official stops will be announced when tickets go on sale on September 1, but locations in previous years have included area favorites like Best Place at Pabst Brewery, Stonefly, Lakefront Brewery, Milwaukee Brewing Company, Great Lakes Distillery and St. Francis Brewery. Tour tickets are $40 and include round trip bus travel, tour fees, snacks at the breweries and up to 8 beers during the tour. Reservations are required.

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  • Central Waters Brewing Company Beer Dinner

    Central Waters Brewing Co. Beer Dinner

    Wednesday, October 22, 2014
    5:30 p.m.

    Experience true Wisconsin brews at MOTOR® Bar & Restaurant on October 22 when Central Waters Brewing Co. teams up with MOTOR’s Executive Chef Kirk Wright for an expertly paired beer dinner. Wisconsin-owned for nearly two decades, Central Waters is known for producing some of the finest, most responsibly-brewed craft beers in the state. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. with a hand crafted beer cocktail and passed hors d’oeuvres, followed by dinner at 6:00 p.m. The dinner portion of the evening will be hosted by Anello Mollica, a co-owner of Central Waters who has more than twenty years of experience in the brewing industry. Mollica’s best brews will be skillfully paired with delicious fare by Chef Kirk. Tickets are 40.00 and can be purchased online. Reservations are required.

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  • Pumpkin Decorating

    Pumpkin Decorating

    Saturday, October 25, 2014
    11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

    Make this year's Halloween season extra-special, grab the kids and head on over to MOTOR®. We will provide you with everything you need to create a customized Halloween masterpiece to take home. Space is limited. 14.95 per pumpkin.Reservations required. Call 414.287.2778.

  • Skulloween Bike Night

    Skulloween Bike Night

    Thursday, October 30, 2014
    5 – 9 p.m.

    Bring out your best costumes and customs and get ready for a true Harley Halloween. On October 30, Skulloween Bike Night celebrates bikes and beer at one of Milwaukee’s most popular haunts, MOTOR Bar & Restaurant. Enjoy beer specials, sample girls and awesome Harley-Davidson prizes for the best skull-inspired attire.  Revel in a Smokes & Spirits sampling in the Museum Plaza. Skulloween Bike Night is your last chance to see Good Colors, Bad Decisions, a rock art display by Eric Von Munz in Cafe Racer.

  • Milwaukee Supper Club

    Milwaukee Supper Club

    Wednesday, November 5, 2014
    6:15 p.m.

    The Milwaukee Supper Club meets on the first Wednesday of every month for a specially designed, multi-course meal at selected venues throughout the city. On Wednesday, November 5, dine at MOTOR Bar & Restaurant at the Harley-Davidson Museum, a venue known for putting a modern spin on the classic American meal. Please note that this month meet one hour earlier than usual. Anyone is welcome to attend Supper Club events, but advanced registration is required since they often sell out. Tickets for the event at MOTOR are 38.00 and include meal, tax and gratuity (individual beverages not included). Attendees will be expected to check in at the event since tickets will not be mailed.

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  • Santa Breakfast & Gingerbread Houses

    Santa Breakfast & Gingerbread Houses

    Sunday, December 7, 2014 &
    Sunday, December 14, 2014
    10 a.m.  –  2 p.m.

    Bring the kids down to the Harley-Davidson Museum for a special MOTOR breakfast with Santa! In this annual tradition, parents and children have the opportunity to snap a photo with Santa and build their very own gingerbread house. Space for the event is limited and reservations are required. 20.95 per gingerbread house. Call 414.287.2778 to make a reservation.


   Motor Bar & Restaurant


       Last seating at 2:00 p.m.
      on the following day(s):

Saturday, September 6
Tuesday, September 16
Saturday, September 20
Wednesday, September 24
Monday, September 29
Friday, October 10
Monday, October 13
Tuesday, October 21
Saturday, October 25
Friday, December 12

MOTOR® is closed all day:
Tuesday, November 11



Motor Bar & Restaurant is open:
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.,
Sunday through Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.,
Thursday through Saturday


Kid’s Menu (PDF)


Not necessary, but suggested for groups of eight or more. Call 414.287.2778 and push 1 or make online reservations via OpenTable.

Payment Methods

Cash and credit cards accepted:
American Express, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, VISA.

Host Your Next Event at Motor

Whether it’s a business meeting or a birthday bash, call our Event Planner at 414.287.2778.

Motor Fish Fry


  • Happy Hour Monday-Friday – 
    3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
    Enjoy 5.00 wine, 2.50 PBR Cans, and 4.00 select drafts.
  • Sunday and Monday Family Days for Museum Members – save 20% on your total bill.
  • Every Friday, enjoy our all you can eat Wisconsin Fish Fry from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. for 13.95.
  • Free shuffleboard every day.
Adults (18-64 years): $18
Children (5-17 years): $10
Children (under 5): Free with Adult
Seniors (65+): $12 (with ID)
Military & Students: $12 (with ID)
H-D Museum Members: Free

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May-September - Daily: 9am-6pm
(Thursday, 9am-8pm)
October-April - Daily: 10am-6pm
(Thursday, 10am-8pm)

Harley-Davidson Museum
400 W Canal Street
Milwaukee, WI 53201
1-877-HD-MUSEUM or 414-287-2789

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Parking and Directions

Conveniently located off I-94, you'll find the Museum at the crossroads of 6th and Canal Streets.

FREE PARKING for approximately 500 cars or 1,000 motorcycles is available on the streets of the Museum grounds and in the Parking Gardens located across the street from the Museum. Entry to the Parking Gardens is from Canal Street. Overnight parking or camping is not permitted on-site.