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

Jan. 22, 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

Jan. 29, 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. 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

Feb. 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

Feb. 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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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?

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IndependenceFirst names new president and CEO

Jan. 11, 2019 4:06 p.m.

The IndependenceFirst Board of Directors has named Marcia Boucher as the organization's new president and chief executive officer. Boucher will assume her new position on Jan. 14.

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Urban Spelunking: "Honest John" Schlosser chandlery / Reginald Baylor Studio

Jan. 2, 2019 9:02 a.m.

Artist Reginald Baylor recently opened his new studio at 211 W. Florida St. in Walker's Point in a low-slung, two-story building that actually carries three addresses: 211, 215 and 219. But more importantly, that rather unassuming-looking building, also carries a lot of years and some really interesting history, too.