The loaded slate


Bucks' new entertainment plaza renderings will get you in the beer-garden spirit

Published May 17, 2018

When we last left the Bucks' evolving entertainment plaza, the plan was for an outdoor bar in the Live Block lot that will connect the new arena with Old World Third Street. But that's changed, as the team instead proposed to construct a permanent building there during a City Plan Commission meeting.


Old World Third Street bar guide

Published March 27, 2018

It may be Old World Third Street, but the Downtown nightlife and drinking destination is more of a hybrid of Milwaukee's past and the present, old and young happily intertwined. Here's a quick rundown of all things old and new Old World Third Street has to offer.


Kentucky Derby Day guide, 2017

Published May 6, 2017

Who needs to go to Kentucky when there's a Milwaukee version of Derby Day? No matter what part of the city you live in, we've got a place for you to celebrate. Check it out!


Enjoy a mid-week feast at area eateries

Published June 23, 2014

Summer is short. So, why wait until Friday or Saturday to enjoy a night out? Area restaurants are offering plenty of mid-week specials.


The Loaded Slate emphasizes food, drink and chalk

Published Aug. 11, 2011

Chalk it up to the need to have a gimmick in the crowded world of bars with pub grub. The Loaded Slate, the new entry in the Downtown space that formerly housed Cafe Vecchio Mondo and the Red Accordion, is somewhat obsessed with chalkboards.