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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. 21, 2017 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. 28, 2017 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 7, 2017 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 14, 2017 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 21, 2017 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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Eat this now: Lunch at Crazy Water

Feb. 15, 2017 11:01 a.m.

When was the last time you dined at Crazy Water? If it's been a while, or you've never had the pleasure, take the time to set up a lunch date at the Walker's Point staple, which offers a modestly priced menu of lovely salads, sandwiches and entrees.

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Milwaukee Talks: 88Nine's Tarik Moody

Feb. 8, 2017 9:05 a.m.

Last month, Tarik Moody, who serves as the digital director and music host for 88Nine Radio Milwaukee, celebrated 10 years at the station and as a Milwaukeean. On Feb. 17, he'll mark the decade with a variety of bands and DJs at Company Brewing.

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FoxTales storytelling event slinks into Gibraltar

Feb. 7, 2017 2:03 p.m.

Dasha Kelly started FoxTales as a storytelling birthday event in 2014, and the party never stopped. The series continues tonight, Tuesday, Feb. 7, at Gibraltar, 538 W. National Ave.

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Former Plum Lounge chef Adam Pawlak joins Black Sheep

Feb. 7, 2017 9:55 a.m.

Known for his creative small plates and inventive dishes, many infused with elements from his Italian heritage, Chef Adam Pawlak will continue bolstering the options at Black Sheep, which is driven by seasonal and local ingredients.

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Pitch Project fair celebrates the art of the book

Jan. 31, 2017 9:02 a.m.

On Saturday, Feb. 4, the Pitch Project will host an artists' book fair, with books, catalogs, monographs, periodicals and `zines from more than two dozen indie presses, artists, universities and collectives from 10 cities, from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m.

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Coast In Bikes parks it on 1st Street

Jan. 31, 2017 6:20 a.m.

Last week, Coast In Bikes rolled into its third location in four years. The latest space, which will most likely serve as home for a while, is located at 838 S. 1st St. in Walker's Point.

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Sixth annual SoundBites promises memorable tastes and tunes

Jan. 24, 2017 1:49 p.m.

Milwaukee's hottest chefs, some from the city's newest restaurants, and 88Nine Radio Milwaukee DJs will serve up one-of-a-kind music-and-food pairings at the station's sixth annual SoundBites fundraiser Thursday Feb. 9 at the Iron Horse Hotel.

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The Iron Horse Hotel hosts "The Bachelor" viewing party tonight

Jan. 23, 2017 1:16 p.m.

When they filmed this season of "The Bachelor," The Iron Horse Hotel was selected as a special date night locale. So, in honor of its on-screen appearance, the Walker's Point hotel will host a "Little Black Dress" viewing party for tonight's episode.

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Purple Door Ice Cream closed through Jan. 31

Jan. 16, 2017 5:43 p.m.

Looks like you'll have to suppress your local ice cream cravings for a couple of weeks. The Purple Door Ice Cream scoop shop at 205 S. 2nd St. is taking a two-week hiatus.