Kohl's Captivation Station
Man making huge bubbles in the Kohl's captivation station
Girl working in the Kohl's Captivation Station

Kohl's Captivation Station


Families can enjoy live performances and the interactive experiences

The Kohl’s Captivation Station, located on the south end of the grounds, is open from noon – 7 p.m. every day of Summerfest. Attendees are able to participate in all of the programs, including:

  • Kohl’s Color Wheels, an art-making experience presented by the Milwaukee Art Museum
  • Kohl’s Design It! Mobile Lab, create unique hands-on projects highlighting design with Discovery World
  • Kohl’s Wild Theater, conservation-themed theatrical performances from the Zoological Society of Milwaukee
  • ​​​​Kohl’s Building Blocks Program, a Penfield Children’s Center program that promotes the health and positive development of children and celebrates their unique abilities
  • MPM & Kohl’s on the Move, an interactive exhibit with real artifacts and specimens from the Milwaukee Public Museum

Throughout the festival, the Kohl’s Captivation Station will also showcase entertaining performances from Mad Science, Comedy Sportz, Join In and Dance and more.