Bachelorette party

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Donut Boats, Retro Boats almost ready to float

Published March 27, 2019

On May 1, Boat MKE opens for business on the Milwaukee River, 735 N. Water St., and this year, the local company is offering another way to float: donut boats and retro boats.

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Your guide to a great guys getaway in Lake Geneva

Published July 19, 2018

Lake Geneva, that touristy resort town 50 miles southwest of Milwaukee, is a haven for bachelorette parties and a cherished vacation destination for families. But don't underrate it as a fun getaway for guys. Lake Geneva is for the boys too.

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Free Pour: Cocktail classes for the home enthusiast

Published March 22, 2017

Free Pour, a new Milwaukee-based company, wants to de-mystify mixology for the home cocktail enthusiast. They do so using both public and private classes that teach average Joes how to make great cocktails in the comfort of their own homes.

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Grown-ups do The Dells

Published Sept. 3, 2015

Research shows that 25 percent of The Dells' visitors come without children - and this number is increasing every season. So, how should adults "do The Dells"?

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Body shots combine drinking, licking

Published Feb. 18, 2011

You don't have to be a Florida-based freshman gone wild to witness or enjoy a body shot. It turns out, the act of consuming a shot of alcohol off the surface of someone's skin is alive and well here in Brew City.

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Blue heats up West Allis

Published Jan. 17, 2010

Blue, the "gift shop for grown ups," is a friendly one-stop boutique for tobacco-smoking and sex-toy needs. This might sound similar to the windowless buildings squatting next to freeways, but actually, Blue is quite different.

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On the town: Are you screaming for a bachelorette party?

Published May 29, 2009

Water Street bars like McGillicuddy's and Trinity, dance clubs like Decibel or Bootleggers and of course the token piano bar Lucille's are constantly welcoming hordes of ladies out to celebrate fleeting moments of freedom. That's essentially what a bachelorette party is. Just like the comparable bachelor party, bachelorette parties represent one final fling and a chance to do anything and everything the bride desires.

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Interview with a male stripper

Published March 12, 2009

"Giovoni" is a 28-year-old single dad who works a respectable job during the week. On weekends, though, he works as a male stripper, delighting the ladies at Milwaukee clubs, bachelorette parties and even banks. In honor of Sex Week, we present to you this most unusual Milwaukee Talks.