8 Things to Do in Downtown Milton this Summer

Summer is finally here in Downtown Milton! There is so much to do as we welcome the warm weather. Many of the businesses in Downtown Milton have exciting things going on all summer long! Whether you are looking for something to do on a hot summer day or something to do after a nice meal on a patio, there is something for everyone. Here are 8 things to do in Downtown Milton this summer.

1. Visit a patio

Patio season is among us! Downtown Milton has so many great restaurants and many of them have patios for you to enjoy a meal on. Enjoy a morning coffee and pastry on the patios at Wildflour Bakery or at Blossom Café. Or enjoy a nice dinner on a hidden back patio like the ones at Marquee Steakhouse and Pasqualino.

2. Enjoy some live music

Looking for live music? There is lots of it here in Downtown Milton! Both the Ivy Arms and Pretty Rad have live music scheduled this summer. Enjoy some food and drinks while listening to some local talent. Keep an eye out on our events calendar to see when performances are taking place.

3. Participate in a workshop

If you are looking for an indoor activity to keep cool with this summer then try out an indoor workshop. Different workshops that take place every week here in Downtown Milton. Let your creativity flow and learn something new! Try an Eco Soy Candle Workshop at Muse Studio & Market, learn how to sew at an Oh Look, Fabric! workshop or, try a Make What You Want Workshop at the Barn Door Studio.

4. Visit the Milton Farmers’ Market

The Milton Farmers’ Market has returned to Main Street for the 2023 season. Visit the market Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. all summer long! It is a great opportunity to visit local vendors and to visit Downtown Milton businesses while you are there.

5. Shop

Check out Downtown Milton’s retailers this Summer! Downtown Milton has a variety of retail stores offering a range of different goods. From handmade gifts to clothing to sporting goods, they have it all. Check out the shop section in our directory to find a complete list of retailers.

6. Summer classic movie night

This summer, once a month the Milton Historical Society is holding free summer classic movie nights! From 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., you can watch a classic movie in Waldie’s Blacksmith Shop. Visit the Milton Historical Society website for the movie schedule.

7. Downtown Milton Flash Back Tour

Want to learn more about Downtown Milton’s history? Check out the Downtown Milton Flashback Tour! Head downtown and scan the QR codes in the garden beds and learn more about the history of the buildings in front of you.

8. Swim at the Rotary Park outdoor pool

rotary park outdoor pool

What better way to cool off on a hot summer day than to go for a swim? As of Saturday, June 24 the outdoor public pool at Rotary park is open! Click here to register for an outdoor public swim.