The beating heart of southeastern Wisconsin, Downtown Milwaukee has reclaimed its place as the entertainment and dining hub of Milwaukee. More than just a place to work and play, Downtown has again become a place to live, too, with more than 15,000 residents.
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Discovery World - 500 N. Harbor Dr.
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Grohmann Museum at MSOE - 1000 N. Broadway
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Milwaukee Art Museum - 700 N. Art Museum Dr.
This summer the Kohlâ€™s Art Generation has prepared a roundup...
InterContinental Hotel - 139 E. Kilbourn Ave.
Francis Annan Affotey Accra to Milwaukee: How new environmen...
Cathedral Square Park - 520 E. Wells St.
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Articles about Downtown
July 22, 2016 10:16 a.m.
We already gave you 10 ideas to find relief from the heat wave that's overtaken the Milwaukee area. Now the Milwaukee Public Museum adds another way to keep cool and have fun during the scorching weekend ahead.
July 21, 2016 3:06 p.m.
Boston and Styx may not be the first things that come to mind when you think of Italian culture and heritage. But what Bostyx lacks in Italian cred, they hope to make up for in rocking classic tunes at their Festa Italiana set this weekend.
July 21, 2016 1:09 p.m.
Yesterday, OnMilwaukee got a super early sneak peek of Vue, the new rooftop patio and venue coming to Old World Third Street. Watch the Facebook Live video here.
July 21, 2016 9:56 a.m.
Stuck in a limbo between rock and jazzy blues, Kaleo might be a band that you haven't heard of yet. Named after the Hawaiian word for "the sound," the group brought more than just a single sound to Turner Hall Wednesday night. Kaleo brought many.
July 21, 2016 7:01 a.m.
Live @ Peck Pavilion on the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts grounds along the Milwaukee River Downtown begins July 24 and runs through Aug. 22. Each day of the series will have a different program focus and all events are free.
July 19, 2016 7:03 p.m.
Perhaps soon, we will finally begin to understand Latrell Sprewell. On Tuesday, The Pabst confirmed the notorious Milwaukee native and ex-NBA star would be the on-stage guest of Michael Rapaport's popular "I Am Rapaport: Stereo Podcast Live" at Turner Hall on July 29.
July 19, 2016 5:00 a.m.
For those of you out there hunting around the city for PokÃ©mon, the Riverside Theater just announced your next big event. On Friday, Sept. 30, the Riverside will host PokÃ©mon: Symphonic Evolutions, a live video game concert event - with an exclusive PokÃ©mon Go meet-up.
July 18, 2016 4:56 p.m.
On Wednesday, July 20, Milwaukee leaders will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Milwaukee Riverwalk District, as well as the completion of a project that makes the Riverwalk accessible to persons of all abilities from end to end.
July 18, 2016 11:27 a.m.
The UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena has announced that Megadeth, with special guests Amon Amarth, Suicidal Tendencies, Metal Church and Havok, will perform one night only at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena Downtown, on Saturday, Oct. 8 at 6 p.m.
July 15, 2016 11:24 a.m.
Festa Italiana is a little more than a week away. And if you're counting down the days until you can experience the largest Italian festival in America, you can keep on reading. We've got the lowdown on some of the new foods you can enjoy while you're there.