It's year lucky No. 7 for Burnhearts Mitten Fest, which takes place this Saturday, Feb. 1. The outdoor block party is held primarily on Bay View’s Potter Avenue just outside the the bar, 2599 S. Logan Ave.
Libations will include select brews from Central Waters Brewing Company and Bell's Brewery, barrel-aged Old Fashioneds from Korbel (with local Bittercube Bitters), Tito's Handmade Vodka Milk Punch, Valentine Coffee Roasters and Tullamore Dew Irish coffee, hot toddy and ginger brandy. There is also a full bar inside.
Numerous food trucks / food vendors will be onsite including Foxfire Food Truck, Twisted Plants, Iron Grate BBQ Co., Drift, Hue Vietnamese Restaurant Milwaukee and Cafe Corazon.
An art, craft and maker fair is also planned to happen during the event.
During Mitten Fest, Burnhearts collects cash and non-perishables for Hunger Task Force, Inc. as well as clothing donations.
Mitten Fest is sponsored by Milwaukee Record and WMSE 91.7FM. Finally, here's the awesome musical line-up, with Christopher Schulist DJing between sets:
1 p.m. – King Eye & the Squirts
2:15 p.m. – Saebra & Carlyle
3:30 p.m. – Lauryl Sulfate & Her Ladies Of Leisure
4:45 p.m. – ZED KENZO
6 p.m. – The Eradicator
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