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
July 3, 2020 11:01 a.m.
Because of COVID-19, most of the programs in the United States this summer are virtual, but the Milwaukee Ballet's new building and safety protocols allow for safe, in-person learning according to the managing director.
June 24, 2020 12:01 p.m.
From a de-comissioned missile site to the worlds largest music festival, Milwaukee made Summerfest, and Summerfest has helped shape Milwaukee.
June 24, 2020 10:56 a.m.
There's a massive Big Gig-shaped hole in our hearts today, so let's try to fill it by reminiscing about 100 things that we miss about the world's largest music festival. Yes, we even miss getting beer spilled on us.
June 22, 2020 1:30 p.m.
The one-of-a-kind in Milwaukee fabric art installation planned for installation in the Third Ward this month by artist Amanda Browder has been delayed by the artist until 2021.
June 18, 2020 8:23 a.m.
With less than a week until the day Summerfest 2020 was going to open, with the Beebs on the expanded Amp stage, it's understandable you might be a little down. To try and brighten your mood, the folks over at the Big Gig are hoping you'll make your own summer fun at home and are offering a small token to help you do it in Summerfest style.
June 17, 2020 11:01 a.m.
The pandemic-inspired pivot aims to provide basic provisions for the community while creating a revenue stream to complement carry-out service. In turn, the market will remain a permanent part of the restaurant for the foreseeable future.
June 11, 2020 11:30 a.m.
Kickapoo Coffee revealed their new name and logo today, following a statement from co-owner T.J. Semanchin. The name change for the coffee brand was announced last year in light of growing concerns over cultural appropriation.
June 9, 2020 4:01 p.m.
After closing to the public nearly three months ago, the Milwaukee Public Market has announced that it will reopen with a variety of safety measures in place.
June 8, 2020 12:07 p.m.
100 percent of the proceeds from Too Much Metal's "414 Justice" T-shirts will go to Milwaukee Freedom Fund, Milwaukee Simba SC, Mr. Dye's Pies and more in the future.
June 4, 2020 8:54 a.m.
Surprising very few amid ongoing pandemic fears, The Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. Board of Directors decided to completely cancel Summerfest at its meeting on Thursday morning.