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.
Stay the Night
There's just too much Milwaukee fun to fit into one day, but don't worry: there is always room at the inn! From boutique to chic, corporate to classic, historic to modern, we have a hotel perfect for your visit.
VISIT Milwaukee continues to monitor the evolving situation surrounding COVID-19 and is committed to ensuring that your trip to Milwaukee is safe.
Known as a “big city of little neighborhoods,” Milwaukee’s unique neighborhoods are what make up the city’s one-of-a-kind culture. Check out these guides to find where to go and what to do in Milwaukee's neighborhoods.
Neighborhood Video Series
Take a closer look at one (or all) of our neighborhoods! Our neighborhoods video series will help you discover the culture, style, and vibe of Milwaukee’s wonderfully distinct neighborhoods.
There’s always a party going on in Milwaukee – and you’re invited! We don’t need an excuse to have a good time, so we keep the fun going from festivals to concerts, beer dinners to 5Ks, and so much more.
Weekly Event Newsletter
Want to make your friends jealous of your social life? Sign-up for our weekly event newsletter, and you'll never miss out on what's happening in Milwaukee!
Start making your travel plans - from festivals to markets, you'll find Milwaukee's biggest annual events on this calendar. You can even download a one-page printable version for easy reference.
Vibrant, fun, and forward-thinking, Milwaukee continues to look to the future while cherishing its past, ensuring quality of life and opportunities for residents and a warm, welcoming destination for visitors from all over the world.
Vision for the Future
Major investments in a new sports arena, hotels, streetcar, office and residential buildings, and highways reflect the innovative vision that will mean striking changes to the cityscape in the next five years.
The home of both the oldest and largest professional performing arts groups in the state, Milwaukee is a regional hub for theater and the performing arts. From the biggest Broadway hits on tour to eclectic productions put on by indie theater groups, every theater lover will find something that fits their style. Opera, ballet, and choral performance all have a place in Milwaukee’s vibrant arts scene – come see for yourself.
Milwaukee Repertory Theater
The Prop House
The Milwaukee Repertory Theater offers a unique theatrical experience with three distinct theaters inside its complex.
The Milwaukee Ballet is one of the only companies in the U.S. to maintain its own orchestra.
The Florentine Opera has won Grammy Awards for recordings of Elmer Gantry and Rio de Sangre.
Mar 03, 2020–Mar 29, 2020
A Chilling Portrait of War and Sisterhood
Mar 06, 2020–Apr 05, 2020
You've played the game. Now read the legend of the three great warriors who started it all...
Mar 20, 2020–Mar 29, 2020
This staged concert version is a special limited run of the seven-time Tony Award-winning megawatt m...
Mar 27, 2020–Mar 29, 2020
The Plymouth Arts Center presents "Sentimental Journey in Song."
Mar 27, 2020–Apr 19, 2020
Tom and Amber are college freshmen at Princeton. They are overwhelmed, overstimulated, under slept, ...
Mar 28, 2020
Solve a hilarious murder case while you enjoy a fantastic four-course plated dinner!
Mar 31, 2020
Free new play reading and discussion.
Apr 01, 2020
AEW is about more than wrestling. It's a movement fueled by fans. Focused on fast-paced, high-impa...
Apr 02, 2020–Apr 26, 2020
Honorably discharged soldier Daniel is accused of a war crime from his time in Iraq. Daniel journeys...
Apr 04, 2020
Alice has been touring consistently, year in and year out, both within the USA and internationally. ...
Apr 10, 2020–May 24, 2020
World Premiere Event
Apr 16, 2020
CANINES AND COMEDY COLLIDE