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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Milwaukee Repertory Theater - 108 E. Wells St.
By Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon, Directed by Kimberly ...
Fiserv Forum - 1111 Vel R. Phillips Ave
Come out to fiserv forum to see your Milwaukee Bucks take on...
Fauntleroy - 316 N. Milwaukee St.
Fauntleroy hosts a five-course dinner featuring the best age...
Stone Creek Factory - 422 N. 5th St.
The Milwaukee chapter of SOPHIA (the Society of Philosophers...
The Underground Collaborative - 161 W. Wisconsin Ave
An evening of brief comedic sketches that explore anniversar...
Articles about Downtown
Nov. 13, 2018 4:16 p.m.
There is one time of year when I am guaranteed at least 48 hours of uninterrupted me time: Widow's Weekend. And when the husband is away, this wife is absolutely going to play - by hitting a play at the Rep and toasting tea at The Pfister.
Nov. 13, 2018 12:01 p.m.
Change is the only constant in an active dining scene, and diners will witness yet another evolution at the new East Town Kitchen & Bar, which opens today at the Downtown Marriott, replacing Millioke.
Nov. 12, 2018 8:02 p.m.
In the spring of 2019, the InterContinental Hotel Milwaukee, 139 E. Kilbourn Ave., will transform into the city's first independent arts hotel in the heart of Downtown Milwaukee.
Nov. 11, 2018 6:01 p.m.
The attribute that struck Brother Rob Roemer when he returned to the city in 2011 was Milwaukee's sense of community. This element is evident in the St. Anthony Apartments, which will soon become housing for the homeless, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.
Nov. 11, 2018 4:03 p.m.
Enthusiasts of experimental, alternative and classical music will particularly enjoy this powerful show taking place on Sunday at St. John's in Downtown Milwaukee.
Nov. 10, 2018 11:01 a.m.
Did you know that there are over 50 bars and restaurants within one block of The Hop's Downtown route? Yeah. That means easy access to lunch, happy hour and more.
Nov. 9, 2018 7:21 a.m.
Good news, Backstreet Boys fans: Your fire, the one desire, believe me when I say that the famed boy band is coming to Milwaukee, bringing its "DNA World Tour" - its largest arena tour in 18 years - to Fiserv Forum next fall on Sept. 11.
Nov. 8, 2018 4:56 p.m.
We're 10 games in, and the fans have been treated to 10 stress-free wins at Fiserv Forum. So when will the home court finally enter the losing column? Let's run through the upcoming schedules for both teams through the rest of the month.
Nov. 8, 2018 12:01 p.m.
Whether you're looking to add some spice to your holiday shopping or your wine, or you just want to enjoy local performances and German holiday culture, there are plenty of reasons to bring the entire family to the Christkindlmarket's brand new location.
Nov. 7, 2018 2:06 p.m.
Join contributor Martin Moore in the above video as we ride the streetcar, talk with fellow riders, snap some photos, and then head out to do our duty as good practicing Americans and vote.