5 best spots to twerk in Milwaukee

Published Aug. 26, 2013

After Miley's titillating performance at the VMAs last night, the editorial staff here at OnMilwaukee.com began to wonder: where are the best places in Milwaukee to get your twerk on? Which spots would make for some really awesome twerk-pics?


Cruising for a restaurant: Port of Call Bistro & Beer Garden

Published Jan. 3, 2011

Those sleek Edelweiss river cruise boats that slide beneath Downtown bridges during the summer have an onshore year-round sibling. The boats and the Port of Call Bistro & Beer Garden, appropriately located along the Milwaukee River at Wells Street, share the same owners, Robert Carr and Dan Jorgenson.


Milwaukee by boat

Published Oct. 11, 2010

Just over a week ago, I took a little boat ride. Something of a three-hour tour actually around the harbors and inlets of the Milwaukee coastline. I've done the booze cruise thing a few times before, but this was a small, unscheduled trip on a friend's boat.


Take your kid on a pirate cruise

Published Aug. 17, 2009

Last Halloween, The Edelweiss introduced a new concept: a family-friendly cruise with a "Pirates of the Caribbean" theme. Because the cruise was a success, it's now offered regularly throughout the summer and fall. The next cruise is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 22 at 11 a.m.


Rip Tide Seafood Bar & Grill making waves in the Third Ward

Published Nov. 15, 2005

The Waterfront Entertainment Group, who has brought the Third Street Pier, Dockside Patio and Bar and the Edelweiss Cruise Lines to Milwaukee, is at it again with its newest venture, Rip Tide Seafood Bar & Grill.