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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Urban Ecology Center - 1500 E. Park Place
Learn to identify native (and a few non-native) trees after ...
Milwaukee Repertory Theater - 108 E. Wells St.
Created by Richard Maltby, Jr., Conceived by William Meade, ...
Broadway Theatre Center - 158 N. Broadway ave.
These two Sunday afternoon cabarets feature talented young p...
Articles about East Side and UWM
Feb. 14, 2019 3:26 p.m.
Celebrate the diversity in the city's cuisine and culture and raise money for the work of UEDA during the 11th annual Carnival Milwaukee, an event featuring food, drink, music and more.
Feb. 13, 2019 11:01 a.m.
Celebrate Chinese New Year with Crossroads Collective, which will feature specials from vendors (and bars) throughout the food hall from February 14 through February 19.
Feb. 12, 2019 5:02 p.m.
Beard MKE, a new men's grooming, apparel and accessories shop is coming to the East Side.
Feb. 12, 2019 10:30 a.m.
Pasta is on its way to the Crossroads Collective, thanks to former Black Sheep chef, Adam Pawlak, who will be opening a new restaurant, Egg & Flour Pasta Bar, at the new East Side food hall.
Feb. 6, 2019 6:11 p.m.
It's no secret that female composers are often overlooked and underemployed. Milwaukee's Present Music puts an end to that.
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.
Feb. 1, 2019 3:56 p.m.
Milwaukee Film will celebrate Black History Month with several screenings and special events at the Oriental Theatre throughout February, from a vintage Spike Lee film to a Vel Phillips doc and Valentine's Day shorts.
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.
Jan. 23, 2019 3:56 p.m.
Out of the 1,445 classical concerts that will be performed world-wide in 2019, 95 percent won't include a single piece by a woman. Present Music, however, has an upcoming show featuring the work of 12 women and non-binary composers.
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.