Public Information Manager/City of Milwaukee/Public Information
The Atkinson, Capitol, Teutonia (ACT) Business Improvement District #29 will be holding its 5th annual free 2014 neighborhood celebration on the triangle at Capitol Dr. and Atkinson Ave. on Saturday, July 19 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Alderman Ashanti Hamilton, Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs, and Alderman Willie C. Wade will be in attendance to meet neighbors and business owners as they enjoy a day of community and fun. “The ACT Festival has become a great annual tradition for the businesses and partners in BID 29, but it is also a celebration that neighbors and residents look forward to and thoroughly enjoy,” Alderman Hamilton said. “I am again looking forward to a day of fun with neighbors and businesses on Saturday.”
The ACT BID will be highlighting area businesses and organizations, and providing food and entertainment, including live music. A health fair will also be a part of this year’s ACT Festival.
The festival is held in honor of the late Will Perkins Jr., who owned Mr. Perkins’ Family Restaurant, 2001 W. Atkinson Ave.
WHAT: Atkinson, Capitol, Teutonia BID celebration
WHEN: Saturday, July 19 — 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
WHERE: Triangle intersection of Capitol & Atkinson