Waukesha County

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Waukesha County Park System is proud to partner with local breweries to host a variety of beer gardens. These family-friendly events travel to many of our county parks throughout the year.

  • Schedule

    2021 Pop-Up Beer Garden Schedule

    Park entrance fees apply during the event, you can pay the daily entrance fee of $6 per vehicle or use your annual sticker to access the park and beer garden. Beer tokens are not included with park entrance fees. Purchase a 2021 Annual Sticker online now! 

    Date Hours Location Details
    Friday, May 21 4 - 9 pm

    Muskego Park
    S83W20370 Janesville Rd., Muskego, WI 53150
    Beach Area
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    Saturday, May 22 3 - 9 pm Muskego Park
    S83W20370 Janesville Rd., Muskego, WI 53150
    Beach Area
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    Friday, May 28
    Cancelled due to weather.
    Cancelled

    Minooka Park
    1927 E Sunset Dr., Waukesha, WI 53189
    Beach Area
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    Saturday, May 29 3 - 9 pm Minooka Park
    1927 E Sunset Dr., Waukesha, WI 53189
    Beach Area
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    Sunday, May 30 3 - 9 pm Minooka Park
    1927 E Sunset Dr., Waukesha, WI 53189
    Beach Area
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    Thursday, June 3 4 - 9 pm

    Fox River Park
    W264 S4500 River Rd., Waukesha, WI 53189
    Picnic Area 2
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    Friday, June 4 4 - 9 pm Fox River Park
    W264 S4500 River Rd., Waukesha, WI 53189
    Picnic Area 2
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    Saturday, June 5 3 - 9 pm Fox River Park
    W264 S4500 River Rd., Waukesha, WI 53189
    Picnic Area 2
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     Thursday, June 10  4 - 9 pm

    Menomonee Park
    W220 N7884 Town Line Rd., Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
    Beach Area
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     Friday, June 11  4 - 9 pm Menomonee Park
    W220 N7884 Town Line Rd., Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
    Beach Area
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     Saturday, June 12  3 - 9 pm Menomonee Park
    W220 N7884 Town Line Rd., Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
    Beach Area
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     Thursday, June 17 4 - 9 pm 

    Fox Brook Park
    2925 N. Barker Rd., Brookfield, WI 53045
    Beach Area
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     Friday, June 18  4 - 9 pm Fox Brook Park
    2925 N. Barker Rd., Brookfield, WI 53045
    Beach Area
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     Saturday, June 19  3 - 9 pm Fox Brook Park
    2925 N. Barker Rd., Brookfield, WI 53045
    Beach Area
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     Thursday, June 24  4 - 9 pm

    Mukwonago Park
    S100W31900 County Hwy LO, Mukwonago, WI 53149
    Picnic Area 2 & 3
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     Friday, June 25  4 - 9 pm Mukwonago Park
    S100W31900 County Hwy LO, Mukwonago, WI 53149
    Picnic Area 2 & 3
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     Saturday, June 26  3 - 9 pm Mukwonago Park
    S100W31900 County Hwy LO, Mukwonago, WI 53149
    Picnic Area 2 & 3
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     Thursday, July 1  4 - 9 pm Minooka Park
    1927 E Sunset Dr., Waukesha, WI 53189
    Beach Area
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     Friday, July 2  4 - 9 pm Minooka Park
    1927 E Sunset Dr., Waukesha, WI 53189
    Beach Area
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     Saturday, July 3  3 - 9 pm Minooka Park
    1927 E Sunset Dr., Waukesha, WI 53189
    Beach Area
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     Thursday, July 8  4 - 9 pm Fox Brook Park
    2925 N. Barker Rd., Brookfield, WI 53045
    Beach Area
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     Friday, July 9   4 - 9 pm  Fox Brook Park
    2925 N. Barker Rd., Brookfield, WI 53045
    Beach Area
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     Saturday, July 10   3 - 9 pm  Fox Brook Park
    2925 N. Barker Rd., Brookfield, WI 53045
    Beach Area
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     Thursday, July 15  4 - 9 pm  Fox River Park
    W264 S4500 River Rd., Waukesha, WI 53189
    Picnic Area 2
    Google Map  
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     Friday, July 16  4 - 9 pm  Fox River Park
    W264 S4500 River Rd., Waukesha, WI 53189
    Picnic Area 2
    Google Map  
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     Saturday, July 17   3 - 9 pm Fox River Park
    W264 S4500 River Rd., Waukesha, WI 53189
    Picnic Area 2
    Google Map  
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     Thursday, July 22  4 - 9 pm  Menomonee Park
    W220 N7884 Town Line Rd., Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
    Beach Area
    Google Map
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      Friday, July 23  4 - 9 pm  Menomonee Park
    W220 N7884 Town Line Rd., Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
    Beach Area
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     Saturday, July 24  3  - 9 pm Menomonee Park
    W220 N7884 Town Line Rd., Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
    Beach Area
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    Thursday, July 29   4 - 9 pm Mukwonago Park
    S100W31900 County Hwy LO, Mukwonago, WI 53149
    Picnic Area 2 & 3
    Google Map
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     Friday, July 30  4 - 9 pm Mukwonago Park
    S100W31900 County Hwy LO, Mukwonago, WI 53149
    Picnic Area 2 & 3
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     Saturday, July 31  3 - 9 pm Mukwonago Park
    S100W31900 County Hwy LO, Mukwonago, WI 53149
    Picnic Area 2 7 3
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     Thursday, August 5  4 - 9 pm Muskego Park
    S83W20370 Janesville Rd., Muskego, WI 53150
    Beach Area
    Google Map
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     Friday, August 6  4 - 9 pm Muskego Park
    S83W20370 Janesville Rd., Muskego, WI 53150
    Beach Area
    Google Map 
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    Saturday, August 7 
    Cancelled due to weather.
    CANCELLED Muskego Park
    S83W20370 Janesville Rd., Muskego, WI 53150
    Beach Area
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     Thursday, August 12
    *Entrance fee is cash ONLY 
     4 - 9 pm  Minooka Park
    1927 E Sunset Dr., Waukesha, WI 53189
    **Moved to Picnic Area #3 on Aug. 12
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     Friday, August 13
    **
     4 - 9 pm  Minooka Park
    1927 E Sunset Dr., Waukesha, WI 53189
    **Moved to Picnic Area #1 &#2 on Aug. 13
    Google Map 
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     Saturday, August 14 CANCELLED Minooka Park
    1927 E Sunset Dr., Waukesha, WI 53189
    Beach Area
    Google Map 
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     Thursday, August 19  4 - 9 pm Fox River Park
    W264 S4500 River Rd., Waukesha, WI 53189
    Picnic Area 2
    Google Map  
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     Friday, August 20  4 - 9 pm Fox River Park
    W264 S4500 River Rd., Waukesha, WI 53189
    Picnic Area 2
    Google Map 
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     Saturday, August 21  3 - 9 pm Fox River Park
    W264 S4500 River Rd., Waukesha, WI 53189
    Picnic Area 2
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    Thursday, August 26  4 - 9 pm Fox Brook Park
    2925 N. Barker Rd., Brookfield, WI 53045
    Beach Area
    Google Map
     See details
    Friday, August 27 4 - 9 pm Fox Brook Park
    2925 N. Barker Rd., Brookfield, WI 53045
    Beach Area
    Google Map
     See details
    Saturday, August 28  3 - 9 pm Fox Brook Park
    2925 N. Barker Rd., Brookfield, WI 53045
    Beach Area
    Google Map
     See details
    Friday, September 3  4 - 9 pm Mukwonago Park
    S100W31900 County Hwy LO, Mukwonago, WI 53149
    Picnic Area 2 & 3
    Google Map 
    See details
    Saturday, September 4  3 - 9 pm Mukwonago Park
    S100W31900 County Hwy LO, Mukwonago, WI 53149
    Picnic Area 2 & 3
    Google Map 
    See details
    Friday, September 10  4 - 9 pm Fox Brook Park
    2925 N. Barker Rd., Brookfield, WI 53045
    Beach Area
    Google Map
    See details
    Saturday, September 11 3 - 9 pm Fox Brook Park
    2925 N. Barker Rd., Brookfield, WI 53045
    Beach Area
    Google Map
    See details
    Friday, September 17  4 - 9 pm Menomonee Park
    W220 N7884 Town Line Rd., Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
    Beach Area
    Google Map 
     See details
    Saturday, September 18  3 - 9 pm Menomonee Park
    W220 N7884 Town Line Rd., Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
    Beach Area
    Google Map 
    See details
  • Raised Grain FAQs

    Raised Grain Pop-Up Beer Gardens Frequently Asked Questions

    Visit Raised Grain's website or follow Raised Grain Brewing on Facebook for up-to-date information.


    Do I have to pay to get into the park?
    Yes, park entrance fees apply – cash and credit cards accepted. During the event, you can pay the daily entrance fee of $6 per vehicle or use your annual sticker to access the park and beer garden. Beer tokens are not included with park entrance fees. Purchase a 2021 Annual Sticker online now! 

    What time is the Pop-Up Beer Garden?
    The hours of the Raised Grain Pop-Up Beer Gardens are as follows, unless otherwise noted:
    Thursdays & Fridays 4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (Last call is at 8:30 p.m.)
    Saturdays 3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (Last call is at 8:30 p.m.)

    Why are there no beer tokens this year?
    Due to policy changes at the State level, we are not able to offer tokens this year. If you plan on coming again, we encourage you to purchase an annual park sticker that provides year-round access to all nine fee-based parks in the Waukesha County Park System. Purchase a 2021 Annual Sticker online now! 

    What COVID-19 safety precautions are in place?
    While we will be taking advantage of the wide-open parks space, Raised Grain and Waukesha County Parks staff will be taking every measure possible to allow for social distancing, including spreading out picnic tables and creating areas that allow customers to take advantage of the large spaces. We encourage beer garden visitors to bring their own folding chairs and encourage all visitors to wear masks in accordance with current state or local guidelines.

    Can I bring my own glass or stein?
    No, there will be no reuse of cups and no refillable steins will be allowed at the 2021 Pop-Up Beer Gardens.

    Is outside food permitted?
    Yes, you can bring outside food and non-alcoholic drinks to the Pop-Up Beer Gardens. No carry-in alcohol.

    Will there be food to purchase?
    We cannot guarantee that there will be food available for purchase, however, Raised Grain is working cooperatively with a number of local food trucks. Please see Raised Grain's website or follow Raised Grain Brewing on Facebook for up-to-date information.

    Can I bring my own alcohol?
    No, you are not allowed to bring alcohol. Non-alcoholic beverages are permitted. Raised Grain will also have Gluten Free beer and Hard Seltzer options.

    Will there be entertainment?
    There will be communal yard games (Cornhole, Giant Jenga, and Giant Shut The Box) for patrons to enjoy. Patrons are welcome to bring their own as well.

    Can I reserve a table?
    No, we are currently not taking reservations for tables. We will have a limited number of picnic tables available, and we encourage you to bring your own lawn chairs and blankets.

    Will the event be canceled due to weather?
    Raised Grain Brewing will make the decision to cancel the Pop-Up Beer garden due to weather and will announce it on the Raised Grain Brewing Facebook page.

    Where in the park will the beer garden be?
    Fox Brook – Beach Area
    Fox River – Picnic Area 2
    Menomonee – Beach Area
    Minooka – Beach Area
    Mukwonago – Picnic Area 2 & 3
    Muskego – Beach Area

    Can I swim during the event?
    Yes, you can swim during swim season. Please follow all beach/swimming rules.

    Can I bring my dog to the beer garden?
    Yes, well-behaved dogs are welcome, as long as your dog is kept on a maximum 6’ leash at all times. Please reference our dog rules for more information.

    Can my dog swim during the event?
    Yes, dogs can swim in designated dog swim areas only. During swim time, your dog can be let off-leash, but must be under your control at all times. Please reference our dog swim rules for more information.

    What are the smoking rules?
    There is no smoking/vaping allowed within 100 feet of the beer garden. We ask that you are considerate of those around you and dispose of cigarette butts properly.

    When do you stop serving beer?
    Last call is at 8:30 pm, and the park closes at 10 pm, unless otherwise noted.

  • COVID-19 Response

    COVID-19 Response:

    While we will be taking advantage of the wide-open parks space, Raised Grain and Waukesha County Parks staff will be taking every measure possible to allow for social distancing, including spreading out picnic tables and creating areas that allow customers to take advantage of the large spaces. We encourage beer garden visitors to bring their own folding chairs and encourage all visitors to wear masks in accordance with current state or local guidelines.