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. 

Milwaukee Museum Days Scavenger Hunt

Milwaukee Museum Days is right around the corner! In celebration of the city’s countless exceptional museums, from January 18 – 28, you can get discounts and deals on admission to 30 museums throughout the area. From a $15 ticket to the Harley-Davidson Museum and Milwaukee Public Museum to $5…

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5 Bobbleheads You Never Knew You Needed

A desktop staple, a key piece of any sports fan’s décor, an agreeable accomplice, the nodding ceramic figurines, known as bobbleheads, are an inseparable part of pop culture. From “The Office” to your office, bobbleheads offer a window into their owner's passions. While many feature sporting…

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A Day in MKE with Everywhere is Queer

Charlie Sprinkman is the founder and creator of Everywhere is Queer, a public resource (and searchable map) for the LGBTQIA2S+ and the ally community. Growing up in the Milwaukee area, Charlie has visited 41 states throughout the country, mapping queer businesses and safe places for members of the…

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The Whimsical Posthumous Adventures of Byron Kilbourn

How one of the city's European founders returned to Milwaukee from beyond the grave. Truth is often stranger than fiction, but long-time VISIT Milwaukee volunteer Frank Matusinec has a tale to tell that borders on science fiction. At a volunteer appreciation event in the summer, the 25-year vet…

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Fiserv Forum Announces Women's Volleyball Showcase

Just hours before the University of Wisconsin women’s volleyball squad takes on the Texas Longhorns at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fl., in the penultimate contest of the NCAA Women’s Volleyball Tournament, Fiserv Forum announced a tournament in the Badgers own backyard, Milwaukee, Wis. Taking place…

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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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Nicki Minaj to Play Fiserv Forum April 13

The wait is over. “Greatness is what we on the brink of,” and the Barbz from all over the globe can rejoice! On Monday, the Queen of Rap Officially announced the dates of her Nicki Minaj Presents: Pink Friday 2 World Tour for 2024, bringing her bold, iconic sound to Milwaukee’s Fiserv Forum on April…

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Milwaukee Holiday Markets 2023

Oh, there’s no place like Milwaukee for the holidays! Now that we’ve officially turned the calendar to December, it’s finally time to deck the halls with festive fun. Get in the holiday spirit and make the most magical time of the year just a little bit more special by visiting one of the many…

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Encore! Milwaukee Theater Week 2023

Bravo! Encore, encore! The Milwaukee Theater District just dropped the curtain on the inaugural Milwaukee Theater Week, receiving a roaring success and a standing ovation. Miss out on the festivities? Well, we have your ticket to a recap of the week’s festivities! The week started with chills at…

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