Not-to-be-missed Events

Whatever's on the calendar, it'll be a highlight. Count on it.

Upcoming Events

MOTOR® EVENTS

There’s always something happening at MOTOR® Bar & Restaurant whether it’s bike night in the plaza or a five-course beer dinner, you’re sure to be satisfied. Visit the MOTOR event page for the full lineup.

Check out the upcoming events
BBQ & Blues

MOTOR Bar & Restaurant brings together two true American classics: Blues music and all-you-can-eat BBQ.

Saturdays at MOTOR
Bike Night Concert Series

All bikes unite at the Harley-Davidson Museum.® Grab your bike. Join other riders for music, fun and plenty of eye candy.

Every Thursday May – September, 2018
115th Anniversary Celebration

Enjoy acres of free outdoor activities all weekend long at the 115th Central Rally Point where H-D history and custom culture come to life.

August 29 – September 2, 2018
H-D Museum Custom Bike Show

Don’t miss the biggest bike show of the summer over Labor Day weekend as the H-D Museum™ makes this Milwaukee celebration bigger and better than ever!

September 2, 2018
Gallery Night & Day at the H-D Museum

Presented by the Historic Third Ward Association, Gallery Night & Day, is the two-day premier art event in Milwaukee for both the experienced artist and most beginning admirer.

OCTOBER 19 & 20, 2018
Veterans Day Appreciation

We salute you! November 9 – 11 the H-D Museum® will offer free Museum entry for all active Military, Veterans and their families.*

November 9 – 11, 2018
7th Annual Black Friday Beerfest

Forget the Mall. The best way to spend Black Friday is with great friends and your favorite craft brews at the Harley-Davidson Museum.® Sample a variety of beers from IPAs to ciders from many of the Midwest’s best craft breweries.

November 23, 2018

PAST EVENTS

Skulloween Bike Night

Bike Night might be moving indoors for the season, but that doesn’t mean the party slows down. Head on down to one of Milwaukee’s most popular haunts, MOTOR® Bar & Restaurant, for a celebration of all things black and orange!

October 26, 2017
Veterans Appreciation Bike Night

It is the season of giving thanks, and at the Harley-Davidson Museum, we’re grateful for Milwaukee Iron, Military Veterans, Bike Nights and YOU. Come down to MOTOR® as our Bike Night series moves indoors and say hi to old friends or make new ones.

November 16, 2017
Winter Blues Bike Night

2018 marks the 115th anniversary of Harley-Davidson®, and we’re inviting the customers who’ve made Harley-Davidson a global legend to help us kickstart this milestone year.

January 25, 2018
Mama Tried Bike Night

It’s the dead of winter here in Milwaukee with wind chill temperatures struggling to reach double digits. Sounds like it’s time for the Midwest’s preeminent motorcycle show, Mama Tried!

February 22, 2018
Daytona Fever Bike Night

If you can’t make tracks to Florida, a visit to the Harley-Davidson Museum for our annual Daytona Fever Bike Night will be the next best thing.

March 22, 2018
Spring Bike Night

Spring is in the air and soon, the rumble of Harley-Davidsons will fill the air, too! Join your fellow riders for live music, good times and high-octane eye candy as we inch closer to riding season in Milwaukee.

April 12, 2018
Milwaukee Day at the H-D Museum

It’s Brewtown’s favorite holiday: Milwaukee Day!

April 14, 2018
Gallery Night and Day at the H-D Museum

Presented by the Historic Third Ward Association, Gallery Night and Day, is the two-day premier art event in Milwaukee for both the experienced artist and most beginning admirer.

April 20 & 21, 2018
Mother’s Day Free H-D Museum Admission

Make Mom's day extra special with free admission* for mothers and grandmothers.
*Free admission for mom with a paid adult admission.

May 13, 2018
Armed Forces Day Celebration

Support our troops. Join with the Milwaukee Armed Services Committee and the Harley-Davidson Museum® for Armed Forces Day Celebration.

May 19, 2018
Father’s Day at the Harley-Davidson Museum®

This Father’s Day give dad the “Road King” treatment. The H-D Museum honors dads and grandfathers by offering free admission* on Father’s Day.
*Free admission for dad with a paid adult admission.

June 17, 2018
Harley-Davidson Museum’s 10th Birthday Celebration

We’ve hit double digits! Join the Harley-Davidson Museum as we celebrate a full decade of being one of Milwaukee’s top tourist destinations

JULY 12-15, 2018
Wild Ones: Vintage Motorcycle Rally

Vintage motorcycles and the rebels who ride them. Complete with rallies, reunions, motorcycle field games, and more!

July 14, 2018
ALSO WORTH EXPLORING
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HARLEY-DAVIDSON ARCHIVES

HARLEY-DAVIDSON ARCHIVES

It's the ultimate insider view of motorcycle history. Harley-Davidson production models from every era. Brilliant ideas that never saw the light of day. And plenty of weird, wonderful ephemera from our past. A window into our workspace lets Museum visitors see the Archives team at work restoring items to display condition.

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Harley-Davidson History

There's plenty of Harley-Davidson history on display in our galleries and exhibits, and even more to experience on our behind-the-scenes tours. Check out some of the historical highlights in the H-D history timeline.

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Refuel at MOTOR

Motor offers a menu of bold American classics that celebrate the open road.

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