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.
Weekly Event Newsletter
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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.
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!
Jun 24, 2021
Presented by The Bartolotta Restaurants at Bacchus - A Bartolotta Restaurant
Join us on June 24, 2021 as we feature the wines of Hourglass Vineyards paired with a five-course me...
Presented by Milwaukee Art Museum at Milwaukee Art Museum
Discover more about one of the American artists most associated with Spain, John Singer Sargent, wit...
Presented by Urban Ecology Center at Urban Ecology Center - Menomonee Valley
6-8pm, June 24th at Menomonee Valley, For Families.
Jun 26, 2021
Presented by Wisconsin State Fair Park at Wisconsin State Fair Park
Catch Milwaukee's hottest female artist Lakeyah, alongside the city's hottest DJ - DJay Mando, at St...
Presented by Milwaukee Repertory Theater at Peck Pavilion, Marcus Performing Arts Center
Milwaukee Rep is back for a series of outdoor summer concerts!
Presented by John Michael Kohler Arts Center at Arts Preserve of the John Michael Kohler Arts Center
Official open date for the Art Preserve.
Jun 16, 2021–Jun 27, 2021
Presented by Midwest Cycling Series, LLC
The Tour of America’s Dairyland bicycle race is the largest competitive road cycling series in the nation, hitting 11 different communities throughout Southeast Wisconsin.
Jun 26, 2021–Jun 27, 2021
Presented by Festivals of Cedarburg, Inc.
This unique summer festival takes place in the historic downtown of nearby Cedarburg.
Jun 09, 2021–Jun 27, 2021
Presented by Milwaukee County Parks System at Doctors Park
Featuring a Sprecher firetruck, converted and outfitted with tap handles for a changing selection of...
Jun 27, 2021
Presented by United Performing Arts Fund at Coal Dock Park
Support local artists and groups during this safe, fun, socially distanced ride series event approved by City and Health department officials.
Presented by MillerCoors at Coal Dock Park
The UPAF Ride for the Arts Series is a new innovative concept that provides a fun, purpose-driven ev...
Presented by The Fireside Dinner Theatre at Fireside Dinner Theatre
Fireside superstar Steve Watts joins forces with three popular members of the famed Fireside Band wi...
Presented by Cedar Creek Settlement at Cedar Creek Settlement
Come to the first ever outdoor Summer Fair @ Cedar Creek Settlement in Historic Cedarburg for charmi...
Presented by Milwaukee County Zoo at Milwaukee County Zoo
Military & Veterans, as well as their families receive FREE Zoo admission and parking.
Apr 15, 2021–Jun 28, 2021
Presented by Racine Art Museum at Online/Virtual Space
Submit work based on the theme "Alien Invasion" to a free Virtual Community Art Show.
Jun 01, 2021–Jun 29, 2021
Presented by Potawatomi Hotel & Casino at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
Spin for a chance to win $5,000 in Reward Play every Tuesday in June at Potawatomi Hotel & Casin...
Jun 02, 2021–Jun 30, 2021
Earn 5 times points on your Fire Keeper's Club card every Wednesday in June!
Jun 30, 2021
Presented by Urban Ecology Center at Urban Ecology Center - Washington Park
For Everyone! Registration is required for this program
Presented by Wisconsin State Fair Park at Budweiser Pavilion
Featuring live music by Almighty Vinyl.
Jul 01, 2021
Presented by Urban Ecology Center at Urban Ecology Center - Riverside Park
For families. Registration is required for this program.
Jul 02, 2021
Presented by Grace Lutheran Church at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church (WELS)
This concert features organist Karen Beaumont, performing works by Buttstett and Bohm, in the Grace ...
Jul 01, 2021–Jul 03, 2021
Presented by The Bavarian Bierhaus at Bavarian Bierhaus
Sprecher Fest is back at the Bavarian Bierhaus!
The tradition continues....
Oct 21, 2020–Jul 03, 2021
Presented by Racine Art Museum at Racine Art Museum
This exhibition features artworks drawn from the Racine Art Museum's permanent collection that inc...
Racine Art Museum has been acquiring work from fiber artist Mary Giles since the early 2000s through...
Jul 01, 2021–Jul 04, 2021
Presented by Elkhart Lake's Road America
The NASCAR Cup Series features thrilling door-to-door and wheel-to-wheel action through stage racing...
Jul 04, 2021
Celebrate the Fourth of July at the Milwaukee County Zoo with $4 admission for all visitors on Sunda...
Jun 23, 2021–Jul 05, 2021
Presented by Milwaukee County Parks System at Grant Park
Jul 07, 2021
Featuring live music by Generation Z.
Jul 05, 2021–Jul 09, 2021
Presented by Discovery World at Discovery World
Build and pilot radio-controlled vehicles while learning about engineering, mechanics, and robot des...
Design your own mission and explore the solar system as you engage in the science of space travel.
Learn about the science behind superpowers, how far our bodies can go, and discover real creatures w...
Jul 09, 2021–Jul 10, 2021
Presented by Wisconsin State Fair Park at Milwaukee Mile Speedway
Feb 01, 2021–Jul 11, 2021
Presented by John Michael Kohler Arts Center at John Michael Kohler Arts Center
In a large-scale installation conceived as a modern-day sanctuary, Anthony Olubunmi Akinbola explore...
Jul 10, 2021–Jul 11, 2021
Presented by The Fireside Dinner Theatre at The Fireside Dinner Theatre
From ABBA's earliest hits to Mamma Mia, ABBAFAB will take you on a technicolor journey that is unm...
Jul 13, 2021
Presented by Plymouth Arts Center at Plymouth City Park
The Plymouth Arts Center invites you to watch a show that will highlight the greatest live music ven...