Summer

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7 ways to stay cool in the summer heat

Published July 9, 2020

It's been a scorcher of a summer thus far - but thankfully, there are still plenty of indoor activities and social-distanced water-based fun you can find this unusual summer season.

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100 things we miss about Summerfest

Published June 24, 2020

There's a massive Big Gig-shaped hole in our hearts today, so let's try to fill it by reminiscing about 100 things that we miss about the world's largest music festival. Yes, we even miss getting beer spilled on us.

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A guide to summer camps for kids

Published June 8, 2020

With COVID-19 still affecting businesses around the world, it is no surprise that summer activities have suffered a significant impact. But this doesn't mean summer is entirely canceled - especially for parents looking forward to activities to keep their kids busy.

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2019 Milwaukee summer festival guide

Published Aug. 30, 2019

Contrary to popular belief, summer is almost here! Here's OnMilwaukee's Milwaukee summer festivals guide for a glimpse of what the summer will bring.

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7 perfect patios for savoring the final days of summer

Published Aug. 23, 2019

While we may be running out of summer, there's no shortage of outstanding patios in Milwaukee for one to waste those days and nights away. Here are just a few that shine in the summer sunlight and deserve a moment in the spotlight.

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Your car can raise summer vacation enjoyment to a higher level

Published Aug. 13, 2019

AC and cruise control are ubiquitous, and vehicles are safer and more reliable than ever. But for an extended, soul-restoring vacation, the modern family craves creature comforts. To help you with that, local auto industry pros have some tips.

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10 cool ways to chill out during a Milwaukee summer heat wave

Published July 19, 2019

Being seasoned experts in all things cold and frosty, we've got more than enough methods of staving off this steamy weekend, of getting out there and having a blast without getting blasted with heat stroke. Here are nine easy ideas for summer fun.

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3 tips for sporting the perfect summer white denim

Published June 3, 2019

White denim is a staple for every summer wardrobe. But it's also one of the most unforgiving pieces to wear, making the perfect pair hard to find. Here are some key ways to ensure that you not only find some fabulous white denim, but you also look great in it too!