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 37th Annual Taste of Milwaukee

March 21, 2019 5:30 p.m. - March 21, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
Italian Community Center - 631 E. Chicago St.

Join us for the 37th Annual Taste of Milwaukee, the premier ...

Articles about Downtown


Milwaukee's best Irish pub, 2019

March 9, 2019 12:01 p.m.

Looking for a certifiably Irish place to celebrate that most Irish of holidays, St. Patrick's Day? According to OnMilwaukee readers, County Clare is the place, storming ahead of the competition for yet another easy win in the best Irish pub category.


The Bucks have a new official avocado, because sure why not

March 8, 2019 4:06 p.m.

A branded stadium name. Official beverage and clothing providers. Advertisements on the uniforms. These are all expected parts of the live sporting event experience. But this has got to be a new one: The Bucks today announced that they have an official ... avocado.


Groundbreaking on newly named Huron Building set for April

March 8, 2019 10:15 a.m.

The mixed-use commercial building that Milwaukee-based real estate development and investment firm J. Jeffers & Co. announced last year for the northwest corner of Broadway and Clybourn, now has a name. Groundbreaking is set for April.