The days may be hot, but for music lovers the nights are even hotter in Milwaukee! You’ll find free outdoor concerts almost every night of the week through the summer, featuring a diverse assortment of bands with everything from popular local cover bands to classical ensembles. Bring the family, some friends, purchase treats from local food trucks and vendors and enjoy Milwaukee’s thriving summer concert season.
Explore the city with your taste buds! Eating your way across Milwaukee is a great (and delicious!) way to get to know the city. Start with a “self-guided” tour of the nearly 20 local vendors at the Milwaukee Public Market, then set out to explore these “made in Milwaukee” favorites.
The heritage of Blatz, Pabst, Schlitz and Miller helped to shape our city. Delve deeper into Milwaukee’s brewing heritage at these local icons.
Once you’ve toured where the beer is brewed and seen how brewing history still touches the city, what’s left to do? Drink it, of course! At these spots, learn how to appreciate beer in new ways, from flavors to facts.
Milwaukee is the city that beer built, and now you can see how Milwaukee builds its beer! From macro to micro, fruit beers to gourmet sodas, take a brewery tour or stop in to taste the work of some fellow Wisconsin brewers to see how Brew City is still earning its name!
Explore Milwaukee’s strong German heritage with delicious old world recipes and, of course, beer! Many of the city’s favorite German establishments have been in operation for over 100 years. Raise your stein to good friends and good food – prosit!
Milwaukeeans have always known that our restaurants have something special, but you don’t have to take locals’ word for it – just ask James Beard! You’ll get a taste of some of Milwaukee’s best when you visit these restaurants recognized by the Restaurant and Chef Awards Committee for the James Beard Foundation Awards.