Walker's Point

Originally a fur trading post, Walker's Point – one of three settlements that merged to create the City of Milwaukee – is a residential and industrial neighborhood that's home to many bars and restaurants with an emphasis on LGBTQ bars, Latino eateries and the latest in dining trends. The residential areas are inhabited by a diverse group of people and boast a vibrant Latino flavor.

Businesses near Walker's Point

Upcoming events near Walker's Point

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

Feb. 19, 2019 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

Feb. 26, 2019 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

March 5, 2019 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

March 12, 2019 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

March 19, 2019 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

Articles about Walker's Point


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Milwaukee Bucket List: A visit to the Original Cheesehead Factory

Feb. 9, 2019 4:01 p.m.

It is necessary as a Wisconsin resident to own a cheesehead; why not go to the Original Cheesehead Factory for a tour? That's also the place, completely open to the public, where the silliest hats and lots of other gear and knickknacks are sold. After a trip here, you can call yourself an official cheesehead.

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Urban spelunking: Milwaukee Ballet / Schlitz Tivoli Palm Garden

Jan. 30, 2019 9:01 a.m.

As the Milwaukee Ballet prepares to move into its new Third Ward digs - still under construction - in September, it is also beginning to say goodbye to its longtime Walker's Point home at 504 W. National Ave., built by Schlitz as its South Side palm garden in 1901.

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Praise Cheeses: Camino cheese curds & Sierra Nevada Kellerweis

Jan. 20, 2019 3:01 p.m.

In this series, we're focusing on one of Wisconsin's claims to fame: cheese. You won't be able to resist following along as we showcase some of the area's ooey-est, gooey-est and cheesiest dishes. And, during bar month, we'll be pairing them up with spirited accompaniments.

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Milwaukee's best pizza, 2018

Jan. 18, 2019 2:01 p.m.

A mere eight votes separated the winner of the Milwaukee's best pizza from second place. Who claimed the throne -and who will spent the next 365 days plotting their delicious, pepperoni-topped revenge?