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.
Businesses near Downtown
Upcoming events near Downtown
Fiserv Forum - 1111 Vel R. Phillips Ave
Come out to fiserv forum to see your Milwaukee Bucks take on...
Italian Community Center - 631 E. Chicago St.
Join us for the 37th Annual Taste of Milwaukee, the premier ...
Wisconsin Cheese Mart - 215 W. Highland Ave.
Come on down to the Wisconsin Cheese Mart & Uber Tap Room fo...
Milwaukee Repertory Theater - 108 E. Wells St.
Created by Richard Maltby, Jr., Conceived by William Meade, ...
Betty Brinn Children's Museum - 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Join us for a Girl Scout Under Night at the Betty Brinn Muse...
Articles about Downtown
March 7, 2019 1:01 p.m.
On Monday, the City's Historic Preservation Commission voted unanimously to give temporary historic designation, which remains in force for 180 days, to the Downtown home of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
March 7, 2019 11:34 a.m.
The clock is ticking. In fact, it's almost time for the grand opening of Punch Bowl Social. But before you go, we've got a peek at the food, the digs and the fun you can expect from the newest eatertainment venue on the block.
March 5, 2019 6:01 p.m.
Between parades, Punch Bowl Social, plays and sports, how are you supposed to choose what to do Downtown on Saturday? And most important: Where the heck are you supposed to park and drive through all of it?
March 5, 2019 4:49 p.m.
The Marcus Center and Central Standard Distillery partnered up to create "The Phantom of the Opera"-themed cocktails that will be available at the Marcus Center throughout the engagement of the popular production.
March 4, 2019 11:01 a.m.
The Pfister Cafe & Lobby Lounge isn't the first place Lori Fredrich would have thought to try a burger. But after a glowing recommendation from an OnMilwaukee reader, she had to check it out.
March 4, 2019 9:45 a.m.
The annual NEWaukee's Night Market takes place four Wednesday evenings every summer with a blocks-long array of food, merchandise and other vendors. This year's dates have been announced. Mark your calendars!
March 2, 2019 11:01 a.m.
When we heard Oak + Oyster was hosting a new pop-up series, we knew we had to check it out. And check it out we did. We got a full preview of the cocktails and dishes it will serve for its inaugural Izakaya-themed Workshop pop-up.
March 2, 2019 10:01 a.m.
The days of rock and rolling all night and partying every day are coming to an end, as KISS' "End of the Road" farewell tour rolled through Fiserv Forum on Friday. Here are eight reasons you shouldn't have missed KISS' Milwaukee goodbye.
March 1, 2019 7:26 p.m.
The Bucks are back at it again, reportedly signing guard Eric Bledsoe to a four-year, $70 million extension mere minutes after rumors started swirling that the recently bought-out Pau Gasol was likely heading to Brew City for the stretch run.
March 1, 2019 6:01 p.m.
Punch Bowl Social. It's known for three things: scratch food, socially engaging entertainment and crafty beverages. The latter is a huge component for the brand, which serves up refreshment in spades from its high-volume circular bar.