Throughout the pandemic, This Is It has remained vibrant and connective with the community - and that continues this weekend with its Virtual Pride event, a four-day online celebration.
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The rainbow crosswalks, located at the intersection of Jefferson and Wells St., will soon be repainted, according to Urban Milwaukee. The repainting is scheduled for Saturday, June 6 if the weather cooperates.
Cathedral Square may have the painted crosswalk, but for the third straight year, it's Walker's Point that claims the city's best LGBTQ bar: Hamburger Mary's.
Last week, This Is It unveiled its new addition that more than doubles the size of Milwaukee's longest-continually-operating gay bar.
Did you know that there are over 50 bars and restaurants within one block of The Hop's Downtown route? Yeah. That means easy access to lunch, happy hour and more.
Since 2010, more than 30 cities worldwide have implemented rainbow crosswalks to commemorate their local LGBTQ heritage and Milwaukee could soon join the ranks.
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As This Is It honors its past 50 years with an action-packed weekend schedule, its owners have announced - stop the presses! - ambitious plans to expand at its current address. Details are forthcoming, but the vision and commitment are clear.
For the second year in a row, upstart Hamburger Mary's has edged LaCage to be named as Milwaukee's best LGBT bar. And, after moving from Bay View to Walker's Point in November, opening in a larger location, readers seemed to love Mary's even more.
During a recent visit to Vancouver, This Is It owner George Schneider saw something incredible: bright, rainbow-striped crosswalks, representing the city's support for LGBTQ pride. He liked it so much he decided to bring the idea home to Milwaukee.
On the two-year anniversary of the historic Wisconsin ruling for marriage equality, Gary and David - who met back in 1978 - share their perspectives on the transformative power of marriage on not only long-term relationships, but on LGBTQ society as a whole.
All In Productions has a history that can be measured in months, but it has already staged some wonderful plays. It has produced five so far, and the next one is directed by artistic director Robby McGhee, who knows where this company wants to go.
Since the earliest days of OnMilwaukee.com's best of bars poll, this institution of Walker's Point nightlife - as well as one of the city's oldest LGBT dance clubs - has come away with the crown of Milwaukee's best LGBT bar. Would the streak keep going into 2015?
Milwaukee's Streetcar is moving forward. Why not take full advantage of it with a good old fashioned bar crawl once it is up and running? All aboard!
Bartender Tom Momberg from This Is It found some time to take questions about working at a gay bar, drinks, motorcycles and killing off the bar's hideous carpet - found on both the ground and the walls.
Most of the Milwaukee-area Marcus Movie Theatres will screen the upcoming movie, Michael Jackson's "This is It." Tickets are on sale now for the concert film that opens October 27.