The Historic Third Ward, an Italian and produce district in years past, now has become the cityâ€™s fashion district. It also boasts the highest concentration of art galleries in the City, numerous restaurants, unique specialty stores, architects, advertising agencies, graphic designers, artists, the Milwaukee Public Market, the Broadway Theatre Center, Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design as well as condominiums, office buildings, and industrial space.
Businesses near Third Ward
Upcoming events near Third Ward
Marcus Center for the Performing Arts - 929 N. Water St. Peck Pavilion
True Skoolâ€™s mission is to use the urban arts as a tool to e...
Newsroom Pub - 137 E. Wells St.
Marcelle Polednik will be the featured speaker at a Milwauke...
Blu - 424 E. Wisconsin Ave.
New York veteran jazz pianist and composer MICHAEL WEISS bri...
Bacchus - 925 E. Wells St.
The team at Bacchus is pleased to host an evening with Cyril...
Astor Hotel - 924 E. Juneau Ave.
The Experts in Mystery Entertainment are now performing live...
Articles about Third Ward
Aug. 14, 2017 7:56 p.m.
There are several restaurants in history where I wish I had dined before they were lost to time. Though not as storied, nationally or internationally lauded, last week, another hallmark of good eating for me personally and my city said goodbye.
Aug. 12, 2017 12:06 p.m.
In Milwaukee Chamber Theatre's production of Ira Levin's meta comedy/thriller "Deathtrap," the strong actors at the center of show will make you jump, even if the story itself doesn't keep you white-knuckled at the edge of your seat for the whole night.
Aug. 9, 2017 12:46 p.m.
After almost a decade in the Third Ward, Hinterland Erie Street Gastropub, located at 222 E. Erie St., closed Tuesday night.
July 31, 2017 11:01 a.m.
Probably the last place you'd expect to find a garden is two stories up in the middle of the Third Ward. But, if you gaze up to the second floor balcony behind Onesto you might spy a burst of green. That's because that unused second story space has been repurposed into a fully functional kitchen garden.
July 28, 2017 12:00 p.m.
It's legal, I asked. Not kidding. When I order this $4.99 meal from the good people at the West Allis Cheese & Sausage Shoppe at the Milwaukee Public Market I usually preface it with, "is it legal for me to order off the kids menu?"
July 28, 2017 9:01 a.m.
It's been more than a decade since John Duggan, Tom Coffey and Ed Stritch bought the Third Ward building at 124 N. Water St. and transformed the space from the iconic M&M Club to The Irish Pub.
July 27, 2017 3:51 p.m.
The second annual Big Gig BBQ is set for Sept. 3 and brings with it plenty of great food and entertainment.
July 26, 2017 7:04 p.m.
The taco plate at Margarita Paradise is a tasty deal for $5 - and an even tastier deal when you add another taco for $7.
July 25, 2017 5:16 p.m.
Check out these awesome photos from the 2017 Vans Warped Tour, which made its yearly stop in Milwaukee at Henry Maier Festival Park on July 24.
July 25, 2017 10:19 a.m.
Here are three quick concert reviews for three bands who professed their love for Milwaukee during shows at the 2017 Vans Warped Tour.