East Side and UWM

Milwaukee's East Side, home to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, offers art house cinema, boutique shopping, clusters of night life, dining and more. And the Olmsted-designed Lake Park is a Milwaukee gem.

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Winter Tree Identification Series (7)

March 13, 2019 4:30 a.m. - April 24, 2019, 6:30 p.m.
Urban Ecology Center - 1500 E. Park Place

Learn to identify native (and a few non-native) trees after ...

Articles about East Side and UWM


DJ Avets reflects on 25 years spinning retro records

Feb. 5, 2019 1:02 p.m.

DJ Avets has played thousands of gigs in Milwaukee and created a respected niche for himself as a vintage vinyl DJ. For the past decade, he's joined 88Nine's Marcus Doucette every Sunday night for "Sound Travels Live" at the Nomad.


MKE Band Camp: Ripe at the Colectivo Back Room

Jan. 25, 2019 3:01 p.m.

When describing the band Ripe, there always seems to be one word that keeps popping up: BIG. Now combine that with a venue like The Back Room at Colectivo, toss in an emerging band in opener Waker and you have the definition of a can't miss experience.


MKE Band Camp: Rayland Baxter at the Colectivo Back Room

Jan. 15, 2019 4:01 p.m.

Looking for a winter activity that's worth coming out of hibernation? Head to The Back Room at Colectivo this Thursday, Jan. 17, for a can't miss show with Rayland Baxter. Here's everything you need to know before the show.