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.

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Zocalo Food Park welcomes back live outdoor music

Aug. 13, 2020 12:56 p.m.

After a silent spring and summer on the live music front, things are sounding a lot sweeter with the (safe, social distanced) return of outdoor music events - first with the Lowlands Group and now with Zocalo's Music on the Patio nights.


The muralist behind the mural: Justin Suarez

Aug. 12, 2020 9:15 a.m.

Justin Suarez, aka "Aerosol Kingdom," finished his massive wildlife mural today at 546 S. Water St. in the Harbor District. He was kind enough to set down the spray paint can for a few minutes and chat with us from the lift about his life, art and passion for wildlife.


Urban Spelunking: Revisiting the Arts @ Large / Patrick Cudahy building

Aug. 11, 2020 9:01 a.m.

Recently, I went back for a look at the finished Arts @ Large headquarters, completed last summer, and what an overhaul and new life the building at 1100 S. 5th St. �" built as a retail and apartment building for meat magnate Patrick Cudahy in 1891 �" has gotten.


First look: Adventure Rock in Walker's Point

Aug. 6, 2020 9:01 a.m.

Adventure Rock is getting close to opening its third climbing gym location - this one at 613 S. 2nd St. in Walker's Point in a building that was most recently home to Milwaukee Brewing Company and Central Standard Craft Distilling's tasting room - and the experience for owners Craig Burzynski and Eric Olson has been unlike any other.