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Milwaukee's restaurants, shops, and attractions are re-opening to welcome you!
As destinations begin to reopen and events resume, we know safety is top of mind for travelers.
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.
Summer Hotel Packages
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.
As destinations begin to reopen and events resume, we know safety is top of mind for travelers and meeting & event planners alike. Across the city, from transit to restaurants, Milwaukee's businesses and services are taking steps to ensure public health and safety.
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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Our first priority is always the safety of our visitors, whatever events they choose to experience while in town. Learn more about the steps Milwaukee and the surrounding counties have taken to ensure that the events that continue will be held safely.
From affordability to accessibility, Milwaukee offers everything you need for your next event, with a brand new convention center expansion on the horizon. We’re here to help you make plans for the future. Learn more about meeting in Milwaukee.
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.
Winters in Milwaukee are cold, but that doesn’t stop us from having a good time! Winter is the perfect time to explore Milwaukee’s vibrant dining scene and get cozy at a corner tavern with a local brew or an Old Fashioned. Cold weather fans will find plenty of snowy fun in local parks, on tubing runs, and at ski and snowboard hills. The Milwaukee area is a great learning spot for beginning skiiers to find their footing. The most extreme winter athletes may even grab their surfboards and take on the waves of Lake Michigan!
With a young and hungry team and the new Fiserv Forum Sports and Entertainment Complex, the NBA's Milwaukee Bucks are the center of major excitement.
Our coffee is strong and so is our coffee culture. You’ll never be lacking for a local cup while you’re here.
Milwaukee in the Winter
Let it Snow
Every January 1, brave locals plunge into the icy waters of Lake Michigan to celebrate the new year.
Lake Michigan is at the center of a rapidly developing freshwater surfing scene - especially during winter, when the waves are strongest.
Each year during the Mama Tried motorcycle show, check out the bold (and the cold) taking their bikes onto Lake Michigan for ice racing.