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.
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Milwaukee Repertory Theater - 108 E. Wells St. Stackner Cabaret
Souvenir is a charming and hilarious musical comedy that rem...
Milwaukee Repertory Theater - 108 E. Wells St. Quadracci Powerhouse
After sold-out productions of Ragtime and Dreamgirls, Mark C...
Milwaukee Repertory Theater - 108 E. Wells St. Stiemke Studio
From the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of Disgraced and ...
Discovery World - 500 N. Harbor Dr.
Bring the whole family for a howling good time! Halloween Me...
Marcus Center for the Performing Arts - 929 N. Water St.
Alyson Cambridge returns to the Florentine stage in her role...
Articles about Third Ward
Oct. 14, 2017 11:03 a.m.
If you've ever wished you didn't have to decide among all the great brunch spots in town, then we've got an event that's screaming your name. Let's Brunch! will showcase offerings from some of your favorite brunch restaurants, along with some you may not yet have tried.
Oct. 13, 2017 1:16 p.m.
There is only one West Elm location in Wisconsin, and it really couldn't be in a more appealing and complementary location.
Oct. 12, 2017 9:02 a.m.
On Nov. 24, The Outsider will transform from a cool, swanky cocktail lounge into a winter wonderland with help from some Christmas decorations, lights, and tons of tchotchkes.
Oct. 11, 2017 7:01 p.m.
The Diablo burrito at Margarita Paradise certainly has the name of a taste bud burner, but can the dish live up to its devilish reputation? Burning Through Brew City faces this demon and sees which circle of purgatory it lands on.
Oct. 11, 2017 3:06 p.m.
Welcome to Eat, Play Applaud, a new OnMilwaukee series where we serve up a perfect pairing of dinner and a show - tied together by a common thread. For out first, we journey to Japan with a perfect blend of sushi, saki and an extravagant show.
Oct. 6, 2017 1:03 p.m.
If you've never had the pleasure of setting foot into one of the 89 Shake Shack locations across the U.S., you'll have your chance soon enough. The popular fast casual restaurant will open its first Wisconsin location in Milwaukee's Third Ward before the end of the year.
Oct. 5, 2017 2:16 p.m.
It's a year of both new and old for the Skylight Music Theatre - so what better way to open a season of both change and familiarity than "The Hot Mikado," the raucous update of Gilbert and Sullivan's century-old opera which opened last weekend.
Sept. 26, 2017 9:01 a.m.
The eyeglass company Warby Parker will open its first retail store in Wisconsin on Friday, Sept. 29 at 315 N. Broadway in the Historic Third Ward.
Sept. 23, 2017 3:06 p.m.
The sex may grab all the attention. But instead of focusing on how the two get into each other's pants, Milwaukee Chamber Theatre's "Frankie and Johnny" focuses on how the two try to get into each other's shattered lives.
Sept. 20, 2017 7:56 p.m.
Today, Chicago, reminds us to appreciate Gallery Night with reporter Lori Racki's preview of next month's event in Downtown Milwaukee.