Brady street festival


10 photos that transport us back to Brady Street Festival, 1973

Published April 2, 2020

Especially in this moment, when we can't be together and when the weather certainly doesn't look much like what you see in these photographs, it feels like stepping back in time and outside to the Brady Street of yore for the annual Brady Street Festival.


Kick it with human foosball this weekend at Up-Down MKE

Published July 22, 2019

Up-Down MKE's massive collection of beloved arcade games, home console classics and game night icons is going to get even bigger as the arcade bar will host life-sized human foosball during Brady Street Festival on Saturday, July 27.


Get a sneak peek at The Diplomat during Brady Street Festival

Published July 27, 2017

Anticipation has been mounting for the opening of The Diplomat, the new restaurant located in the former home of Bosley's on Brady at 815 E. Brady St. But, curious diners can get a sneak peek at the new space during a special open house during the Brady Street Festival


Here's the lineup for the 2017 Brady Street Festival

Published May 24, 2017

Festival season 2017 is almost done taking shape, and here to help is the 2017 Brady Street Festival, which added its strong local musical lineup to a summer already brimming with terrific live entertainment.


La Masa opens Saturday

Published July 21, 2015

La Masa, the new empanada restaurant at 1300 E. Brady St., will debut on Saturday, just in time for the Brady Street Festival.


The Weekly Nibble: Get ready for Cheesefest

Published July 22, 2013

Even if you're paying close attention, it's sometimes difficult to keep up with the latest in food news here in Milwaukee. So here's a taste of what's new and notable - including all the details about Brady Street Cheesefest, a new vegan charcuterie board at Wolf Peach, Greek Night at Ruby Tap, a Boelter cooking class on making the most of summer markets and a Blue Moon Beer dinner at Dream Dance.


Vinyl spin is the ultimate tribute to Cosmo

Published July 27, 2011

Devoted listeners of WMSE, frequent visitors to East Side record shops and fans of vintage R&B vinyl know exactly who Cosmo Cruz is. Cruz, nee Patrick Cummings, has been a fixture on the local scene for decades and is known for his ready smile, his encyclopedic knowledge and his quick wit. Now, in his hour of need, Cruz's friends are stepping up to help.


Farewell to The Wildbirds

Published July 24, 2008

The Wildbirds play their final show this Saturday at the Brady Street Festival.


State Fair, Brady Street Festival call for cheese artists

Published July 1, 2005

After the success of OMC's "Cutting the Cheese For Charity" event in April where local artists carved large blocks of cheddar cheese live, two local events wish to recreate the fromage fun and are looking for cheese sculptors.