Things to Do in Milwaukee

You want to visit a museum. Or take a boat tour. Or explore free art. Or maybe you're just not sure yet. Whatever your trip to Milwaukee might include, don't worry - we're here to help!

Whether you're looking for the best brunch spots, where to get out and get active, the must-see spots for history buffs, or a bachelorette weekend fully planned, these guides will give you our picks for the top food, drinks, attractions, shopping, and entertainment for the ultimate Milwaukee vacation.


Welcome to Milwaukee, where endless possibilities await adults seeking unforgettable…


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Find Your Own Inspiration

From the thriving culinary scene to our world class museums, there is no shortage of things to do here in the Good Land. Discover what makes Milwaukee so special through our collection of hot takes on some local favs.

Milwaukee Memorial Day 2024 May 13

Milwaukee Memorial Day 2024

Family Fun

The warmer weather, a three-day weekend, and just like that, the summer state of mind has arrived. That’s right, Memorial Day is the perfect weekend to spend some time…

Find Your Perfect Park Day in Milwaukee May 07

Find Your Perfect Park Day in Milwaukee

Active & Outdoors

With an endless variety of amenities and views, the world-class Milwaukee County Parks system promises wide-open green spaces for much-deserved R&R — no matter what…

Discover What's Happening in MKE

No matter the season the City of Festivals is always bustling with things do to and events to experience. With over 100+ festivals every year, 20+ summer farmers markets, 15+ beer gardens and 20+ museums, you could spend a month in Milwaukee and never see it all. Check out our calendar of events and find what's happening in the city to make your visit one to remember!

Major Events

Check out our Major Events Calendar for exciting happenings around Milwaukee. Find…

Summer Savings Pass

Don’t miss out on Summer Savings at more than 60 local area businesses with the Summer Savings Pass presented by Potawatomi Casino | Hotel.

Art 64

Experience art outdoors June 7 & 8 at Discover Wauwatosa's ART 64, a free two-day bracket-style live performance painting tournament in the Village of Wauwatosa.