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.
Articles about Third Ward
Jan. 17, 2019 12:16 p.m.
Normally the tame winter would be happy news - but Milwaukeeans are about to find themselves in odd position of wishing for colder temperatures as, if the weather continues to cooperate, ice bars will return to the Third Ward.
Jan. 16, 2019 6:30 p.m.
Blue Bat Kitchen, the globally inspired tequilaria at 249 N. Water St. will begin offering brunch service beginning Saturday. And guests can expect inventive takes on classic brunch fare with cocktails to match.
Jan. 16, 2019 5:01 a.m.
You knew Summerfest wasn't done with country headliners after announcing Jason Aldean last October - and indeed, the Big Gig today added another country star to its biggest stage with Thomas Rhett, who will headline the festival on June 26.
Jan. 15, 2019 2:56 p.m.
On Thursday evening, Jan. 17, the Italian Community Center, 631 E. Chicago St., will dedicate a new two-story stainless steel abstract sculpture.
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.
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.
Dec. 28, 2018 1:01 p.m.
Hudson Business + Lounge (310 E. Buffalo St.), Milwaukee's first co-working and meeting center in the Historic Third Ward, will host its second annual Productivity Month in January.
Dec. 26, 2018 9:03 a.m.
In June, Milwaukee Ballet broke ground on a new 52,000-square foot home in the Third Ward, on land it purchased from the nearby Italian Community Center in 2016. We recently went inside for a sneak peek.
Dec. 19, 2018 12:00 p.m.
Anyone need a girls' night out? For today's giveaway, I partnered with Drybar Milwaukee to give one lucky winner a blowout party for you and up to four guests!
Dec. 11, 2018 2:56 p.m.
The BMO Harris Pavilion today announced that Nickelodeon star and YouTuber JoJo Siwa will bring her "D.R.E.A.M. The Tour" to Milwaukee on Sunday, Aug. 4.