Rev It Up in Riverwest at Porker Fest

Harley-Davidson 100th Anniversary Street Party PORKER FEST ON LOCUST ST. Thursday, August 28th from 4:30 to 11:30 PM On E. Locust St. between Humboldt & Holton St. Featuring a Big Pig Roast, Motorcycle Rally, MDA Benefit, 4 Stages, Drum Circle, Marketplace, Secure Motorcycle Parking, Food, and more! Rev It Up in Riverwest! Locust St. is revved and ready to kickstart Milwaukees Harley-Davidson 100th Anniversary celebration on Thursday, August 28th. Riders and residents are invited to get out their leather and lace duds, rumble over to Locust St, and get oinked at Porker Fest. Bikers are welcome to participate in the Motorcycle Rally with judging and awards. House of Harley will have a special traveling store. Harley-Davidson/MDA pins and mobiles will be available for purchase to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Music and dancing in the street will be non-stop on four outdoor stages presented by Tracks Tavern & Grille, Linnemans Riverwest Inn, Klingers East, and Riverwest Commons. Bands include local favorites South Bound, Shag, and The Mosleys. Or folks can make their own music at the Drum Circle on the corner of Locust & Bremen hosted by Darrell Smith of Good Vibes. The Marketplace next to Klingers is the place to shop for a variety of clothing, jewelry, leather goods, tattoos, and arts and crafts. Plenty of tasty local fare will also be available. The Tracks will be dishing up a huge Pig Roast and fresh corn on the cob. Other taste treates will include Italian paninis from Nessun Dorma; Hmong egg rolls, sweet & sour chicken, and fried rice; Indian tacos, philly cheese steaks, Italian beef, sandwich wraps, grilled chicken, pizza, burgers, brats, and more. Porker Fest is a FREE street party open to the public from 4:30 to 11:30 PM. Free, Secure Motorcycle Parking is available either on Humboldt Blvd. between Locust & Chambers St., or on Locust St. between Fratney & Holton St. Area residents are advised to take alternate routes during Rush Hour as Locust Street will be closed from Noon to 1:30 AM. For more info, call The Tracks at 414/562-2020 or email Tess Reiss at . Sponsors: Miller Brands, House of Harley, Tracks Tavern & Grille, Linnemans Riverwest Inn, Klingers East, Riverwest Commons, High Spirits Consulting, Shepherd Express, Riverwest Currents,, State Financial Bank, Realty Executives-Riverside. Visit our web site @