Third Ward

The Historic Third Ward, an Italian and produce district in years past, now has become the city’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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Lakefront Festival of Art

June 21, 2019 10:00 a.m. - June 23, 2019, 5:00 p.m.
Milwaukee Art Museum - 700 N. Art Museum Dr.

For over fifty years, the Lakefront Festival of Art has been...

Articles about Third Ward


Summerfest announces Emerging Artists Series lineup

May 28, 2019 10:02 a.m.

The Emerging Artists Series returns to Summerfest this year, bringing a full slate of emerging local, regional, national and internationaltalent to the Johnson Controls World Sound Stage.


Here's the rest of the grounds stage headliners at Summerfest 2019

May 23, 2019 6:17 a.m.

This morning, all those To Be Announceds on the Big Gig schedule - including the former Ozzy Osbourne Amp gig on the Fourth of July - have turned into actual names, as Summerfest dropped the rest of its grounds stage headliners and its final Amp main act.


Here's the 2019 Ayre in the Square lineup

May 21, 2019 1:56 p.m.

I swear, at some point, summer will be here. Eventually. Maybe. But in the meantime, let's bask in the warm glow of another summer music festival lineup announcement, today courtesy of Ayre in the Square, returning for four nights this July and August.


Summerfest Tech 2019 returns and grows to two days

May 21, 2019 12:01 p.m.

Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. and its Summerfest Tech supporters are excited to announce the details of the second annual Summerfest Tech event, which will be held June 25-June 26.


Fauntleroy: This isn't your parents' French food

May 15, 2019 11:01 a.m.

In case you haven't heard, French food is cool again. It's also worlds different from the fussy, rich, classical cuisine that presided in the U.S. for decades. It's one of the reasons you should take a second look at Fauntleroy.


Kesha will headline Pantherfest 2019 in September

May 14, 2019 6:56 p.m.

Here's something to help get through finals week, UWM students: Pop star Kesha will headline Pantherfest, the school's annual celebration of the start of the academic year, at the BMO Harris Pavilion on Friday, Sept. 6.