Downtown

The beating heart of southeastern Wisconsin, Downtown Milwaukee has reclaimed its place as the entertainment and dining hub of Milwaukee. More than just a place to work and play, Downtown has again become a place to live, too, with more than 15,000 residents.

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The Lumineers add Fiserv Forum date in March

Sept. 17, 2019 2:10 p.m.

Two-time GRAMMY Award-nominated band The Lumineers will perform at Fiserv Forum on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 as part of their 2020 headlining North American tour in support of their album "III," which was released on Sept. 13.

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Monster Jam returns to Fiserv Forum in 2020

Sept. 17, 2019 11:31 a.m.

That crashing sound you just heard was Monster Jam zooming back into Fiserv Forum early next year. The ultimate in dirt-tearing, destruction and intense driving will return to the next Downtown arena for two days and three shows on Jan. 18-19, 2020.

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Get your tickets now for Let's Brunch on Nov. 2

Sept. 16, 2019 10:01 a.m.

If you've ever wished you didn't have to decide among all the great brunch spots in town, then we've got an event that's screaming your name. Let's Brunch! will showcase offerings from some of your favorite brunch restaurants, plus brunch-worthy beverages.

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LISTEN: What you need to know about Fall Experiment 2019

Sept. 14, 2019 10:56 a.m.

We've answered what cool things you should do at this year's Fall Experiment, and we've answered who will serve as the event's headlining act. But what about answering the most important question: What exactly IS Fall Experiment?

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The Harp's riverside patio was beautiful then and is still beautiful now

Sept. 13, 2019 7:01 p.m.

On June 13, 1965, Milwaukee bar owner Josephine Dolan, joined by bagpipers and 200 customers, paraded through Downtown as a part of an Irish wake in honor of her pub, The Harp, and its demise from its original location at 933 N. Broadway. But nothing truly passed away that day.