Plan a Visit
Whether you’re daydreaming about a trip to Milwaukee or are already here, we have everything you need to make the most out of your time in our quirky, colorful city.
Milwaukee's hotels are ready to welcome you! Whether you're an arts lover, a road tripper, a foodie, or looking for family fun, these packages and offers will make your vacation (or staycation!) in Milwaukee extra special.
Milwaukee is known for always finding a way to have a good time. Although our summer calendar looks different this year, there is still so much going on. From guided kayak paddles to food tours, start exploring what's on tap in Milwaukee this summer.
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Find out which events are on for 2021!
When you're ready to plan your next event, Milwaukee is ready to help you safely and confidently host your meeting. Our team has worked closely with city, county, and state officials as well as the local business community to stay up to date with safety precautions for both residents and visitors.
Milwaukee is an attractive, affordable "Sports-Friendly City," and ideal host of events ranging from baseball, volleyball, and hockey, to fencing, table tennis, speed-skating, and gymnastics.
Submit a RFP
Looking for the perfect setting for any size meeting? Contact us by submitting an online Request For Proposal (RFP) form and a member of the VISIT Milwaukee convention sales team will contact you.
Milwaukee is a city that cherishes its roots; you'll see revitalized architecture throughout downtown, and a parade of summer festivals celebrate the diverse cultures that made the city what it is today.
Milwaukee prides itself on being a place that welcomes all people. No matter who you are or what you celebrate, Milwaukee has something for you. From Bublr Bikes to Harley Davidson motorcycles, catching a show at the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to rocking out at Summerfest, or walking through booths at the Juneteenth Day Festival to sipping on authentic beer at German Days, the extraordinary culture of Brew City is one that can be experienced at any time throughout the year. Milwaukee is the place where unique unites.
With the Milwaukee Deals Pass, you can do more for less. Save on your next visit to downtown restaurants, breweries, museums, theaters, local boutiques, tours, activities, and more. Start exploring and saving today!
Jul 07, 2021–Jul 28, 2021
Presented by Potawatomi Hotel & Casino at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
Earn 5 times points on your Fire Keeper's Club card every Wednesday in July!
Jul 28, 2021–Jul 29, 2021
Presented by Bayshore at The Yard at Bayshore
Travel back in time more than 65 million years and discover a world of dinosaurs like you've never s...
Jul 29, 2021
Presented by Milwaukee Art Museum at Milwaukee Art Museum
Welcome Richard Kagan and Marianna Shreve Simpson as, live from the galleries, they discuss select o...
Jul 01, 2021–Jul 29, 2021
Presented by Captain Frederick Pabst Mansion at Pabst Mansion
View the Pabsts' Gilded Age aesthetic world through a deeper examination of the museum's art col...
Jul 30, 2021
Presented by Arts @ Large at Paliafito Eco-Arts Park
Music Under the Stars featuring Abraxes. Join us for FREE Music in the park throughout the summer.
Jul 31, 2021
Presented by Arts @ Large at Arts @ Large
3-part Master Class Series with Arts @ Large Artist-in-Residence Marina Lee
Presented by Milwaukee Repertory Theater at Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts
Free Outdoor Summer Concert
Presented by 88Nine Radio Milwaukee at Washington Park Bandshell
A Free, A collaborative community arts SPOTLIGHT. Take the opportunity to browse arts opportunities ...
Presented by Optimist Theatre at Greendale Gazebo Park
The Lovers' Tale is a 75-minute version of â€œA Midsummer Night's Dreamâ€, focusing on the four l...
Presented by Milwaukee Brewfest at McKinley Park
Milwaukee will host its eleventh annual 2021 Milwaukee Brewfest on Saturday, July 31th.
Taste your way through unlimited pours offered by the world’s best brewmasters while enjoying the beautiful scenery of Lake Michigan at the 11th annual Milwaukee Brewfest!
Jul 26, 2021–Aug 01, 2021
Presented by EAA Aviation Center at Wittman Regional Airport
Head in the clouds? Then head over to EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh for seven days of aeronautic acrobatics and information about all things aviation!
Aug 01, 2021
Presented by Discovery World at Discovery World
Mermaid Echo works to connect kids with aquatic ecology in a creative way! Watch as she swims with h...
Apr 23, 2021–Aug 01, 2021
Presented by Milwaukee Public Museum at Milwaukee Public Museum
The United States premiere of the exhibition about the world's most iconic freedom-fighter and polit...
Presented by Optimist Theatre at Lincoln Park
Presented by John Michael Kohler Arts Center at James Tellen Woodland Sculpture
Free events featuring live music and art-making activities for all to enjoy as we emerge from the pa...
Aug 04, 2021
Presented by Downtown West Allis BID at West Allis Downtown
Kick off Fair Week in West Allis Downtown! This August, join twelve West Allis Restaurants and try t...
Aug 05, 2021
Presented by Betty Brinn Children's Museum at Betty Brinn Children's Museum
Head to the great outdoors for Camp Brinn! The Betty Brinn Children's Museum's annual fundraiser...
Presented by Jewish Museum Milwaukee at Jewish Museum Milwaukee
Join Zhanna Slor, author of At the End of the World, Turn Left, as she discusses her debut novel, a ...
Presented by Saint Kate, the Arts Hotel at Saint Kate - The Arts Hotel
You are invited to an exclusive Tuscan-themed Wine Dinner presented by ARIA - The Restaurant at Sain...
Aug 06, 2021
Presented by UWM Manfred Olson Planetarium at Online/Virtual Space
Find out how to witness these mesmerizing light trails for yourself!
Jun 25, 2021–Aug 06, 2021
Presented by Plymouth Arts Center at Plymouth Arts Center
Mill Street Live is a high energy song and dance musical revue that showcases young area performers ...
Aug 07, 2021
Presented by Fiserv Forum at Fiserv Forum
Jan 27, 2021–Aug 07, 2021
Presented by Racine Art Museum at Racine Art Museum
Drawn from the Racine Art Museum's permanent collection, this exhibitionâ€”with works made of clay...
Presented by Grace Lutheran Church at Grace Lutheran Church
Three Tenors Milwaukee, comprising local musical talents Tommy Hahn and Tim Rebers and Broadway star...
Presented by Glorioso's Italian Market at Glorioso's Appetito
Learn the feel and texture of fresh pasta as you create your own basil-incorporated dough from scrat...
Presented by Optimist Theatre at Marcus Performing Arts Center
Aug 08, 2021
Presented by Optimist Theatre at 53rd Street School
Aug 06, 2021–Aug 08, 2021
Presented by Milwaukee Downtown, BID #21 at Downtown Milwaukee
Enjoy live performances on the streets of Downtown Milwaukee by over 60+ local musicians and and spo...
Jul 21, 2021–Aug 08, 2021
Presented by Milwaukee County Parks System at Froemming Park
Featuring a Sprecher firetruck, converted and outfitted with tap handles for a changing selection of...
Apr 18, 2021–Aug 08, 2021
Digital mixed-media artist Anne Spalter is an academic pioneer who founded the original digital fine...
May 02, 2021–Aug 08, 2021
Presented by John Michael Kohler Arts Center at John Michael Kohler Arts Center
Exhibit: Grounded in the intersection of physical, emotional, and cultural experiences of the queer ...
Presented by Milwaukee Downtown, BID #21
REIGNITE WITH A SPARK OF CREATIVITY
An Infusion of Arts & Culture is Happening Downtown
Aug 07, 2021–Aug 08, 2021
Presented by Festival Net
Fine arts and craft fair, held in the lovely Victorian gardens of the historic Kneeland‑Walker House.
Presented by VISIT Milwaukee at Milwaukee Lakefront
A Great Place on a Great Lake
USA Triathlon is heading back to Milwaukee, Wisconsin for the 2021 Ag...
Presented by Team USA
USA Triathlon is heading back to Milwaukee, Wisconsin for the 2021 Age Group National Championships!