Bublr Bikes, Milwaukee's bike share system, saw a record number of trips this past weekend. Over 2,100 trips were recorded during the Friday-Saturday-Sunday weekend. To thank its riders, Bublr is offering unlimited 30-minute Bublr rides on Tuesday, July 5.
There's a new seating policy at the BMO Harris Pavilion at Summerfest that, like all other grounds stages at the Big Gig, puts most seats on a first-come, first-served basis. That is, unless you win reserved tickets through OnMilwaukee.
Several people made great suggestions for fun, cheap stuff through Facebook and Twitter after seeing my first post about this and we found/created a few of our own. You'll want to bookmark this page for summer 2014!
I don't work in the summers so money is much tighter. But I've also learned it's pretty easy to find yourself buying tickets or paying admission prices to keep the kids entertained as the season wears on. Those costs can add up quickly and they aren't really necessary if you are willing to think ahead, pack a picnic or spend some time outdoors.
So far this year, we've tried a few things and here are our favorite examples of free Milwaukee fun.
Sunday May 19th, 2013 – Fox Lake, IL In the continuing education program that is called life, I think I can cross off yet another lesson I have learned painfully and in the most difficult way. That seems to be the only way to really get the message, and this time I have cert...
Nines, the new public restaurant located at The River Club of Mequon, opens on Tuesday and offers the perfect post-ballot destination for watching voting coverage while enjoying the music of Evan Christian.The nines’ bar offers a creative but casual menu, a captivating atmosphere and Wiscon...
A Broadway Star Comes Home
Thursday, March 22
An open Salon and Discussion with Kate Baldwin,
Shorewood High School ’93 grad and Broadway Star
Salon & Discussion, 8 p.m.
Open to all community
Kate will sing and reminisc...
Really? I mean really?
I wish I had a buck for every schmuck who's made this claim through the years because in my opinion they really haven't made any effort whatsoever at trying to find all this city has to offer. As the Summer continues to dwindle here in MKE my wife and I are always t...
I've been looking forward to this summer.
I was hoping that being an OnMilwaukee.com intern, along with all of my other summer activities (as well as being about to enter my senior of college), I would be able to learn a lot of things about my city and hopefully, about myself. What have m...