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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Legendary Leprechaun Weekend

March 15, 2019 11:00 a.m. - March 18, 2019, 12:00 a.m.
Safe House - 779 N. Front St.

The SafeHouse is turning green for our Legendary Leprechaun ...


Low Notes

March 18, 2019 7:30 p.m.
Broadway Theatre Center - 158 N. Broadway ave.

Jean Broekhuizen and guest violist, with Janna Ernst on pian...


The 37th Annual Taste of Milwaukee

March 21, 2019 5:30 p.m. - March 21, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
Italian Community Center - 631 E. Chicago St.

Join us for the 37th Annual Taste of Milwaukee, the premier ...

Articles about Third Ward


Zac Brown Band will headline Summerfest on June 30

Feb. 1, 2019 10:26 a.m.

Another country artist will headline Summerfest 2019 as, this morning, the Big Gig announced Zac Brown Band will perform at the American Family Insurance Amphitheater on June 30.


Skylight's "Five Guys Named Moe" is a four-star good time

Jan. 28, 2019 7:06 p.m.

Of all the jukebox musicals, "Five Guys Named Moe" might be one of the best, simply because it doesn't pretend to be more than it is. Performed by a solid cast and a swinging five piece band, it's a warm diversion for a cold Wisconsin night.


Caradaro Club: Milwaukee's first pizza

Jan. 15, 2019 1:16 p.m.

Milwaukee was slow to the pizza party. While Lombardi's became America's first pizzeria in New York City in 1905, pizza wouldn't arrive in Milwaukee until 1945 when John Caravella and Joe Todaro opened the Caradaro Club at 326 E. Erie St. in the Third Ward.


Summerfest shares new Uline stage renderings and details

Jan. 15, 2019 8:20 a.m.

As Summerfest continues its years-long makeover, which includes a new amphitheater, currently under construction, Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. released details and renderings of a new Uline Warehouse Stage.