Wisconsin Center [edit]
400 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53203
(414) 908-6000
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The Wisconsin Center is Milwaukee's downtown convention center and the largest in Wisconsin. Phase I has 125,180 square feet of meeting space, a ballroom, 28 meeting rooms, an on-site business center and advanced fiber optic telecommunications technology.

Phase II totals 188,695 square feet. The center is within walking distance to major hotels as well as shopping, attractions, dining, nightlife and public transportation.

A Prime Site Award recipient, it features 188,695 square feet of contiguous exhibit space, up to 28 meeting rooms and a 37,506-square-foot ballroom.
 
Upcoming events

June 2, 2019 - June 9, 2019
Bead&Button Show 2019

Calling all jewelers, crafters, makers, hobbyists, and pros: Kick off your summer for great jewelry-making classes and shopping with beads, metal, enamel, wire, polymer, gems, stones, fiber and more! Learn more at https://beadandbuttonshow.com/ Classes are offered in a huge variety of techniques, skill levels and price points. **Shop the greatest consumer bead show in the world!** With more than 200 exhibitors and vendors, the Bead&Button Show’s Bead & Jewelry Expo has something for everyone. Public shopping will be held from Friday, June 7 – Sunday June 9, with early access for class participants starting Thursday afternoon! Be sure to like our Facebook page for ongoing show news and updates, and invite your friends at https://www.facebook.com/BeadandButtonShow

Sept. 13, 2019 - Sept. 13, 2019
2019 Maker Faire® Milwaukee

Maker Faire® Milwaukee welcomes makers to exhibit their work and share their knowledge and skills with other makers and with the community. Produced by the Betty Brinn Museum as part of its growing Maker Initiatives, and co-hosted with Milwaukee Makerspace, Maker Faire Milwaukee is an annual showcase for innovations that are changing how we live, work and learn.

Sept. 14, 2019 - Sept. 14, 2019
Maker Faire® Milwaukee

Maker Faire® Milwaukee welcomes makers to exhibit their work and share their knowledge and skills with other makers and with the community. Produced by the Betty Brinn Museum as part of its growing Maker Initiatives, and co-hosted with Milwaukee Makerspace, Maker Faire Milwaukee is an annual showcase for innovations that are changing how we live, work and learn.

Sept. 15, 2019 - Sept. 15, 2019
2019 Maker Faire® Milwaukee

Maker Faire® Milwaukee welcomes makers to exhibit their work and share their knowledge and skills with other makers and with the community. Produced by the Betty Brinn Museum as part of its growing Maker Initiatives, and co-hosted with Milwaukee Makerspace, Maker Faire Milwaukee is an annual showcase for innovations that are changing how we live, work and learn.

 
 


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