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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Here's your complete 2019 Summerfest schedule

June 24, 2019 9:01 a.m.

We've assembled a master list of every single musical act headed to every single stage on the Summerfest grounds to help you get ready for the loudest, liveliest and most legendary part of the great Milwaukee summer.


First look: Summerfest's new Uline Warehouse Stage

June 20, 2019 12:01 p.m.

As Summerfest plans to launch the 2019 Big Gig next week, Milwaukee World Festivals officials invited the media in for a peek at the recently completed new Uline Warehouse Stage on the far north end of the Henry Maier Festival Grounds.


A sneak peek inside Summerfest's revamped Amp

June 19, 2019 2:56 p.m.

Here's a first look at the revamped Amp, so you can keep your eyes on Thomas Rhett, J. Lo and the rest of the headliners during their shows instead of looking around at the new changes.


Megadeth cancels Summerfest headliner gig on Fourth of July

June 17, 2019 10:36 a.m.

Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance regrets to announce that the concert at the American Family Insurance Amphitheater on July 4 with Megadeth and special guests Papa Roach, Pop Evil and Badflower has been canceled due to health issues.


Drink This: Espresso & Tonic at Kickapoo Coffee

June 14, 2019 3:01 p.m.

Maybe you've mistaken tonic as a one-trick pony, a bedfellow of vodka or gin and not much else. But it's definitely time to rethink that notion ... because the espresso and tonic might just be your new favorite summer coffee drink.


New beer patio coming to Milwaukee Public Market

June 14, 2019 12:30 p.m.

The Milwaukee Public Market announced today that it will partner with Shorewood's Draft & Vessel to create a summer "beer patio" on the south-facing sidewalk adjacent to the market.


MTO's Third Ward murals spotlight endangered species

June 13, 2019 8:53 a.m.

According to a post on Facebook, MTO graffiti/street art squad is responsible for a pair of murals in the courtyard at the Jefferson Block Apartments, 143 N. Jackson St., in the Third Ward.