Brady Street area

Historic Brady Street has long been an ethnically diverse community near Downtown Milwaukee and is easy walking distance to the shore of Lake Michigan. In addition to its diversity, it’s known for its unique mix of specialty retail shops, ethnic cuisine, coffee shops, chic salons and a vibrant nightlife.

Businesses near Brady Street area

Upcoming events near Brady Street area


Saint Kate Art Tour

July 24, 2019 10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Saint Kate's Arts Hotel - 139 E. Kilbourn Ave.

Join us for a 45 minute, docent-led tour of the Saint Kate A...


Milwaukee Brewfest

July 27, 2019 3:00 p.m.
McKinley Park - 1750 N. Lincoln Memorial Drive
Milwaukee will host its tenth annual 2019 Milwaukee Brewfest...

Saint Kate Art Tour

July 31, 2019 10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Saint Kate's Arts Hotel - 139 E. Kilbourn Ave.

Join us for a 45 minute, docent-led tour of the Saint Kate A...

Articles about Brady Street area


Kick it with human foosball this weekend at Up-Down MKE

July 22, 2019 3:36 p.m.

Up-Down MKE's massive collection of beloved arcade games, home console classics and game night icons is going to get even bigger as the arcade bar will host life-sized human foosball during Brady Street Festival on Saturday, July 27.


Nomad Burger Shack opening soon

April 30, 2019 1:45 p.m.

The Nomad Burger Shack returns for a full season this year on the patio of the popular Brady Street bar, Nomad World Pub.


Hidden gem: Nomad World Pub

April 2, 2019 9:01 a.m.

If news that Nomad World Pub owner Mike Eitel had sold the building the bar's occupied since 1995 gave you a little scare, don't worry. Eitel says he's not going anywhere. In fact, next year will mark the popular Brady Street corner tap's 25th anniversary at 1401 E. Brady St.


Milwaukee's best pub, 2019

March 25, 2019 12:01 p.m.

It's closing time for the rest of the competition in the best pub category, as the Milwaukee classic Wolski's Tavern came away as the victor, claiming the title from the currently in-transition Drink Wisconsinbly Pub.


Eric Blowtorch fires off new mix tape

March 22, 2019 5:29 p.m.

Musician Eric Blowtorch celebrates the release of his double cassette masterpiece "Quality Items Radio Vol. 1 & 2" at Brewed Cafe this weekend.


Hidden East Side graffiti captures Milwaukee immigrant history

March 21, 2019 10:03 a.m.

The message arrived yesterday, in the wake of the revival on Facebook this week of a post I wrote about hidden Milwaukee graffiti. There's more to be found in a walkway between a retail building and a home on Van Buren Street, near Brady Street, it said.