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Articles tagged with 'Drinking'

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Outdoor drinking guide

Published May 1, 2015

Cocktailing is a year-round sport in Milwaukee, but the peak season generally coincides with our all-too-brief flirtation with warm weather. We've enjoyed a pleasant spring, which has provided ample opportunity to visit some of the city's spots and check out a few new venues for al fresco drinking and fun.

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Sports stars spill their favorite drinks

Published Feb. 24, 2015

Every now and then, you may run across your favorite athlete at restaurant or bar, with family or friends. It's not that unusual - they're regular people, too. And, like regular people, they have their favorite cocktails. During OnMilwaukee.com's annual Bar Month we reached out to the likes of John Axford, Gary Ellerson and more to see what cocktails they most enjoy when they relax away from the game.

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Milwaukee's culture of drink

Published Feb. 3, 2015

Lately, I've been following the social media posts of a recent transplant to Milwaukee and I'm reminded a little of my own experience.

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Irish pub guide

Published Sept. 13, 2014

Milwaukee may be a city with strong German roots, but when it comes to pubs, we're as Irish as Brian Boru. From the North Side to the airport, from Lake Michigan to Elm Grove, there's many a place where you can kick back, relax, raise a pint and toast slainte. Some of these places may not smack you over the head with a shillelagh of Irish authenticity, but they've got it where it counts - what's more Irish, after all, than a good time and a great beer?

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Battle lines drawn over criminalization of first OWI arrest

Published Feb. 25, 2014

Wisconsin remains the only state in the union that does not criminalize the first OWI offense. In a state that embraces its drinking culture, trying to do so has been a difficult path for lawmakers and advocacy groups.

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OnMilwaukee.com's 15 most popular guides

Published Sept. 17, 2013

All this month, we're celebrating the 15th anniversary of the launch of OnMilwaukee.com, consistently ranked among our most-viewed articles, our guides of dining, drinking and more catalog the best, most buzzed-about spots in Milwaukee.

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Happy hour guide

Published Aug. 19, 2013

There's nothing quite like a great drink special to help you unwind after a long day. We've done an exhaustive search and found Milwaukee's happiest Happy Hours.

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Six Flags has a confusing carding policy

Published June 18, 2013

Since turning 21 two years ago, I've never been refused alcohol because my driver's license is vertical. Until I went to Six Flags last week.

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Estabrook Biergarten celebrates first year with renovations, shorter lines

Published June 13, 2013

It has been a year since the Estabrook Biergarten, now remodeled, opened in Estabrook Park and so, it's time to raise steins and say "prost!" This will undoubtedly happen at the anniversary / grand opening party, set for Thursday, June 20 at 5:30 p.m. with ceremonial speeches followed by a celebratory keg tapping.

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More details on new Black Sheep bar in Walker's Point

Published June 5, 2013

OnMilwaukee.com reported in early May that Black Sheep, 216 S. 2nd St., in Walker's Point, will open late this summer. The small-plate upscale bar unveiled its new website today. Blacksheepmke.com offers a sign-up list for those interest in getting easy updates.