Milwaukee County Parks has announced that the deep-well pools that it operates will not open this year, due to the difficulties of social distancing, limits on social gatherings and a lack of lifeguards.
From renting a jet ski or taking a ride on a Bublr Bike, to relaxing with a frosty Miller Lite at the Tiki Bar or some frozen custard at MooSa's, there are many ways Milwaukeeans are beating the heat at Bradford this summer.
Calling all yogis! Get outside and enjoy yoga this summer at some of Milwaukee's best local spots.
Today, the Milwaukee County Parks - on behalf of Bradford Beach - posted its new, finals rules after an early draft of the rules got leaked to the Internet and concerned some Milwaukeeans.
This week on the swiftly whirling planet of local social media includes myriad posts about the new rules at Bradford Beach. Some folks are irate with aspects of the beach law, claiming it's too harsh and written to discourage low-income people from coming to the beachfront.
A Chicago-based company is on the docket to manage food, beverage and events operations at Bradford Beach in 2019.
As Bartolotta Restaurant Group turns its lakefront focus to the roundhouse at McKinley Marina, the Musa family, which runs Casablanca on Brady Street, is in talks to take over the former custard and burgers stand at the foot of Northpoint hill.
It may be a little dreary this weekend and the U.S. Navy Blue Angels aren't here this year, but you definitely should still get down to the lakefront for the Milwaukee Air & Water Show before it's over.
Thanks to Milwaukee County Parks, Milwaukee has a beach that attracts tourists and locals alike. It's free to use, clean (for the most part) and has some great amenities. Here are nine reasons to take a trip to Bradford Beach this weekend.
After fears that the stand just south of Bradford Beach would once again sit empty after the County received a chilly response to its request for proposals, Bartolotta Restaurants announced today that Northpoint Custard has reached a one-year deal to reopen the stand.
Take a walk - or a jog - along Milwaukee's lakefront in warm weather and you're likely to see a range of recreation, including water sports actually on Lake Michigan and terrestrial outdoor activities that just utilize the scenic, spacious shoreline. Here's a local lake sports guide.
This Saturday's forecast calls for sunshine and mid-80s temperatures, perfect for a day at the lake - bashing full-on into your friends while wearing a giant bubble around your body, playing a weird-but-fun, sort-of-soccer sport called Knockerball.
On a summer day full of sunshine, what better way to spend it then heading out to one of Milwaukee's gems, Bradford Beach. Even though it is just a beach, there is still plenty of things to do there. In fact, we've listed 12 simple ones right here.
Northpoint Custard and Burgers on the lakefront will reopen on Saturday, May 21 at 10:30 a.m. Get there early because the first 150 customers in line will get their burger for free.
We are deep into spring now, whether or not the weather is playing along, and being Milwaukeeans we can't wait to get outside and enjoy the fun months. Here are seven postcard images showing our forefathers letting loose in old Milwaukee...