The Blog

 

Our blog is a digital compass that guides you through the experiences, stories, and insights that make Milwaukee truly special. With every post, we invite you to explore the hidden gems that await your discovery, immerse yourself in the local culture, and embark on virtual journeys that spark your wanderlust. Whether you're planning your next adventure, seeking insider tips, or simply indulging in armchair exploration, let us inspire, inform, and ignite your curiosity. Start exploring now and dive into a world of endless possibilities. 

Summer Festival Guide 2024

Fest Year Ever Your Guide to a Summer in the City of Festivals With close to 200 festivals year-round, Milwaukee is known around the country as the City of Festivals. From the world’s largest music festival, Summerfest, to the state’s largest celebration of Pride at PrideFest, the 121-year…

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2024 Milwaukee Film Festival

In a world where four classic Milwaukee theaters open their doors for 15 days of action, drama and comedy, only one film fest can bring the very best in cinematic wonder to the silver screen. This spring, don't miss the non-stop excitement of the Milwaukee Film Festival, coming soon to a theater…

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2024 Summerfest Headliners Announced

Can you hear that? The song that reminds you of warm, sunny weather, the taste of a crisp, cold beer and the feeling of watching your favorite band perform that song. That's right! It's the sound of Summerfest's grounds stage headliner announcement! It may be the first day of spring, but Summerfest…

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St. Patrick’s Day in Milwaukee

Top 'o the morning to you! This St. Patrick's Day, find your pot of gold at the end of the rainbow in Milwaukee. From the hue of your favorite amber brew to a golden-brown pot of mouthwatering cheese curds, all signs point to the Brew City as your hub for this annual tradition. Celebrate the day…

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Harley-Davidson Homecoming Festival Announces 2024 Headliners

Harley-Davidson is ready to rev up another summer of roaring crowds, iconic performances and, of course, thousands of rumbling motorcycles during their annual celebration of the classic bike brand. Taking place July 25-28, the Harley-Davidson Homecoming Festival returns to Milwaukee for the second…

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What Milwaukee's Got in Store for 2024

3…2…1…Happy New Year! As we kick off a massive 2024 for Milwaukee, there’s no better time to spotlight some of the most exciting restaurants, developments and attractions on the horizon this year. The year of Milwaukee, 2024 is set to be one wild ride that will once again put the city in the…

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2023 NYE in MKE

As 2023 winds to a close, now’s the perfect time to start planning your New Year’s Eve celebrations. From family fun at the Betty Brinn Children's Museum to the excitement of a Masquerade Ball, a delectable meal from Lupi & Iris or Mason Street Grill, we’ve got everything you need for a memorable…

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9 Dia de los Muertos Celebrations in Milwaukee 2023

Saturday, October 28 This free festival at Forest Home Cemetery & Arboretum is the perfect family-friendly event to celebrate the traditions of Dia de los Muertos. Kick off the morning with one of the most unique runs in the city. The 5K run and Walk the route winds you through some of the nearly…

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Wisconsin State Fair Guide

You can feel it in the air, it’s almost time for the Wisconsin State Fair! Whether you’ve locked in your plans months ago or this is your first fair, we’ve gathered some ideas to help you find your summer love of fair. Food plays a starring role at the fair. From the classic staples to the…

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“24 Hours” in Milwaukee

A Boogie wit da Hoodie is headed to the big stage at the Big Gig with special guests City Girls and Trippie Red. Headlining the world’s largest music festival for the first time ever, on July 1, one of the hottest stars in hip-hop today will take to Summerfest’s biggest stage, American Family…

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Summer Savings Pass

Don’t miss out on Summer Savings at more than 60 local area businesses with the Summer Savings Pass presented by Potawatomi Casino | Hotel.

Baird Center Expansion

Now that the expansion is complete, the Baird Center will offer 52 state-of-the-art breakout rooms, 300,000 contiguous square feet of exhibition space, the stunning rooftop Baird Ballroom with city views, inclusive amenities and more!