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 Brunch, and more.

  • Spring Bike Night presents
    H-D® Genuine Parts &
    Accessories Display

    Thursday, April 23, 2015
    5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

    Get ready for riding season with Bike Night featuring the Harley-Davidson® Genuine Motor Parts & Accessories showcase.  Come check out top new accessories and learn about the features and benefits directly from the engineers and designers who created them. Also on tap: live music from the Dave Fitzpatrick Band, a local Americana Rock band. It would not be a Bike Night without Koozie Specials, MOTOR® Mug Club specials and traditional raffle prizes ending with a grand prize drawing of an H-D Leather
    Jacket at 9 p.m.

    Be sure to visit the Museum and temporary photography exhibit, (P)ART, with a special one night only discounted rate of $14 from 5pm-8pm.

  • Mother's Day Brunch

    Mother's Day Brunch and Free H-D Museum Admission for Mom

    Sunday, May 10, 2015
    9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. in CAFE RACER®
    10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. in MOTOR
    10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. in the H-D Museum

    Celebrate the most important woman in your life - MOM. Your mother has always been there for you, now it’s your turn to return the favor. Give her an unforgettable day at the Harley-Davidson Museum® and MOTOR® Bar & Restaurant with brunch at MOTOR and free Museum admission*. Call (414) 287-2778 for brunch reservations. 29.95 for adults, 12.95 for kids, and free for kids 5 and under.

    * Free admission for mothers with the purchase of an adult admission.


    Roasted Garlic and Rosemary Chicken
    Roasted Vegetable Succotash
    Cheesy Mashed Potatoes
    Black Pepper Gravy
    Waffles with Maple Syrup and Fruit Compote
    Smoked Salmon with all the fixings
    House Salad with Red Wine Vinaigrette
       and Ranch
    Kale Salad with Honey Vinaigrette
    Summer Pasta Salad
    Fresh Fruit Salad
    Build Your Own Yogurt Parfait
    Miller Bakery Rolls

    Stations for Black Pepper Crusted Beef Strip with Rosemary Jus, Creamy Horseradish Mustard and Customized Omelets


    Waffles with Maple Syrup
    Mac & Cheese
    Chicken Tenders
    Tater Tots
    Mini Cupcakes and Cookies


    Mini Donut Bar
    Cake Bites
    Assorted Danish
    Miller Bakery Muffins

  • Bike Night

    Every Thursday starting May 14
    until September 24, 2015
    5:00 p.m. – 9:00p.m.

    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® Bar & Restaurant including MOTOR Bike Night Koozie Special $2 Miller High Life all season long (Koozies available at The Shop on the Museum campus).

    Each week is a celebration.

    ● Thursday, May 14 – Bike Night Season
      Kick Off
    ● Thursday, May 21 – Ladies Bike Night
      (Celebration of Women Riders)

    Check back for an updated Bike Night schedule.

  • Cooking & Cocktail Class

    June 10, 2015
    6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    MOTOR® Bar & Restaurant

    One of the best things about a Wisconsin summer is enjoying the warm weather with friends while partaking in food and drinks. Add in an evening at MOTOR® Bar & Restaurant learning how to craft new summer dishes and you have the recipe for a truly memorable evening. At the next Cooking & Cocktail Class, Chef Josh will demonstrate how to prepare five small plate recipes which will be served with refreshing hand-crafted cocktails. All participants will receive Chef Josh’s recipes to take home and share with friends and family. $40 for members, $45 for non-members. Reservations are required. No refunds. Call MOTOR at (414) 287-2778 to make your reservation.


   Motor Bar & Restaurant


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

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Saturday, May 23, 2015
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Sunday, June 7, 2015
Tuesday, July 21, 2015



MOTOR Bar & Restaurant is open:
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 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.
Adult $20
Senior (age 65+) $14
US Military (w/ID) $14
Student (w/ID) $14
Child (age 5-17) $10
Child under 5 Free
H-D Museum Member 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.