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2023 Baird Center Topping Off Ceremony

Wisconsin Center District Places Final Piece of Structural Steel for $456 Million Expansion Project. The construction team will begin to enclose the building and start interiors in the coming months.

Admirals Playoffs

The Admirals have won the division semi-finals against the Manitoba Moose and are avancing to the Division Finals. Check out this one-stop spot for everything you need to get you ready for all the playoff action!

Cheers to Volunteers

As a part of National Travel and Tourism Week, we wanted to recognize the people that help us showcase everything our city has to offer. The people who act as frontline ambassadors and spokespeople for our great city on a Great Lake. The people who—through their love of Milwaukee—are willing to contribute their time to make our city the best place to visit for travelers from around the world: Our volunteers.

Live in MKE - EXP MKE Podcast Episode

Let’s get to work! VISIT Milwaukee is excited to team up with the Experience MKE podcast for an episode on what it’s like to work in the hospitality industry in Milwaukee. Tune in today as host, Steve Glynn, asks workers from around Milwaukee’s hospitality scene to share their experiences, stories and what they love about working in our city.

Free and Easy Spring Activities in Milwaukee

Spring is in full swing in Milwaukee. Want to shake off cabin fever with a day out in Milwaukee without breaking the bank? Check out our list of free activities and spring into savings while exploring the Cream City!

Memorial Day Weekend in Milwaukee 2023

With three-day kick-off to summer right around the corner, we’ve put together some ideas to make the most of this Memorial Day weekend with everything from family fun to places to bask in the sun!

Going Green in MKE

In Milwaukee, there’s no need to choose between an environmentally friendly and fun getaway. Make big travel plans with a small carbon footprint in the Cream City!

Joshing Around Milwaukee Podcast & Vlog

Premiering later this month, the witty free-form podcast and vlog will be available on VISIT Milwaukee and Drink Wisconsinbly’s social channels, iHeart Radio stations, and VISIT Milwaukee’s YouTube.

414 Day in Milwaukee 2023

In Milwaukee, April 14 means more in the 414. A day reflecting the city’s area code, 414 Day is an opportunity for Milwaukeeans to show their local pride and celebrate the many qualities that make the Cream City unlike any other destination. Each year, the city comes together in a culmination of community pride, marking the occasion with a seemingly endless array of special events, limited releases, and deals throughout Milwaukee’s 191 neighborhoods.

Dinner & a Show in the Milwaukee Theater District

Dinner and a show? The Milwaukee Theater District has you covered with a performance pairing for everyone. To help you plan the perfect date night, friends night out, or a family night on the town, we’ve put together a list of shows that’ll have you shouting for an encore! For an added dramatic twist, each show is paired with a restaurant that matches the theme of the evening’s performance.

Milwaukee Film Festival Releases 2023 Schedule

Get your popcorn ready! The Milwaukee Film Festival officially released its schedule for 2023. Whether you’re a movie buff, a festival fanatic, or a casual fan of spectacular events, the Milwaukee Film Festival has just the thing for you! Practice your red carpet walk at film premieres, see critically acclaimed future award-winners, and discover instant fan favorites on the silver screen of the fest’s incredible venues.

Bucks Playoffs 2023

Seeking to recapture the magic of 2021's incredible NBA Finals run, the Bucks begin the hunt for their second title in three years. Check out this one-stop guide to Milwaukee Bucks playoff action.

2023 Global Meetings Industry Day

Meetings matter in Milwaukee. On March 30, the U.S. Travel Association celebrates the importance of connecting in person with Global Meetings Industry Day. Locally, these meetings stimulate the economy, support the hospitality industry, and impact each of the city’s 191 neighborhoods.

Shop the Neighborhoods

Shop them all in one day or visit throughout your stay. Either way, you’ll be sure to find something uniquely Milwaukee.

Celebrating 30 Years of The Bartolotta Restaurants

For 30 years, the Bartolotta family has been a pillar of Milwaukee's culinary scene. From the scenic views and delicious fresh seafood at Harbor House to the rustic French cuisine found at Bartolotta’s Lake Park Bistro, The Bartolotta Restaurants is an iconic Milwaukee institution. To celebrate the landmark occasion, VISIT Milwaukee sat down with Paul Bartolotta, Chef, Owner, and Co-Founder of The Bartolotta Restaurants, to hear his thoughts about Milwaukee's culinary renaissance and what makes this city special.

Summerfest Announces 2023 Headliners

Summerfest fans, the wait is over! The fest has music fans everywhere smiling with the highly anticipated release of the 2023 festival lineup. Featuring more than 100 artists to celebrate the festival's 55th anniversary, Summerfest has a loaded slate of artists with something for everyone. Feel the BPMs at an EDM performance, rock on at a rock show, catch today’s rising stars, and witness music icons during three weekends jam-packed with concerts and memories that will last a lifetime.

Take Me Out to the Ball Game: 2023 Opening Day

Opening Day is upon us! All around the country, the smell of meat sizzling over hot charcoal coals, the buzz of parking lots before a ballgame, the crisp sounds of cracking bats, and the stunning spectacle of everything that makes baseball America’s game. The return of baseball is an unofficial holiday for many who follow the sport. For others, the arrival of the season marks the beginning of spring.