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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Upcoming events near Third Ward


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


Black Arts Fest MKE back in 2019

March 15, 2019 4:30 p.m.

Black Arts Fest MKE returns this summer for the second year celebrating African and African-American culture.


Jennifer Lopez to make first-ever Milwaukee stop with Summerfest gig

March 13, 2019 10:47 a.m.

Between a high-profile engagement and turning 50, it's set to be a big year for Jennifer Lopez. And you can add another big milestone to that as she announced a new tour - complete with her first ever stop in Milwaukee for a headliner gig at Summerfest on July 3.


Summerfest announces Lionel Richie as headliner on July 2

March 13, 2019 5:06 a.m.

Hello. Is it a new Summerfest headliner announcement you're looking for? Well, here you go: Smooth soul pop king Lionel Richie will take the American Family Insurance Amphitheater on Tuesday, July 2, with special guest Michael McDonald.


Happy hour highlight: Hashi Hour at Screaming Tuna

March 8, 2019 2:01 p.m.

Happy hour is a great excuse to try something new - and that's exactly what Screaming Tuna is doing with its new Hashi Hour, where you can try featured drinks as well as a new signature roll every week.


Campsite 131: Rustic, chic and opening today in the Third Ward

March 1, 2019 10:01 a.m.

You can think of Campsite 131 as Camp Bar's sister. She was born and raised in the Northwoods, so she appreciates the joy of cozying in with friends and waiting out the long, brutal winter. Her nails are well manicured and her taste in shoes is impeccable. But she's fun and down to earth ... and just about everyone wants to be her friend.