East Side and UWM
Milwaukee's East Side, home to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, offers art house cinema, boutique shopping, clusters of night life, dining and more. And the Olmsted-designed Lake Park is a Milwaukee gem.
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Upcoming events near East Side and UWM
Milwaukee Repertory Theater - 108 E. Wells St. Stackner Cabaret
Souvenir is a charming and hilarious musical comedy that rem...
Marcus Center for the Performing Arts - 929 N. Water St.
Tickets are available for all performances. Check link for w...
Milwaukee Repertory Theater - 108 E. Wells St. Quadracci Powerhouse
After sold-out productions of Ragtime and Dreamgirls, Mark C...
Milwaukee Athletic Club - 758 N. Broadway
The third annual Milwaukee Fashion Week is taking place Sept...
North Point Lighthouse - 2650 N. Wahl Ave.
Join Milwaukeeâ€™s foremost historian and author John Gurda fo...
Articles about East Side and UWM
Sept. 19, 2017 5:01 p.m.
Visitors during Doors Open Milwaukee 2017 will enjoy a beautiful new urban garden executed by Sam Alford, a brand-new mural by local illustrator and artist David Zimmerman, and the live installation of another mural by Chicago artist Goosenek. All on Milwaukee's East Side.
Sept. 19, 2017 9:02 a.m.
Long before there was an East Side, there was a North Point Lighthouse. Today the beacon tower sits surrounded by trees in Lake Park, where it is open as a museum, as well as enduring Milwaukee landmark. Let's go inside.
Sept. 18, 2017 9:01 a.m.
Milwaukeeans love to take photos - and post photos to social media - of our beautiful lake. Here are a bunch of great ones.
Sept. 14, 2017 6:03 p.m.
We call it Brew City for a reason. Next Thursday, join Milwaukee's foremost historian and author, John Gurda, for a fun and informative talk on the beverage that made our town famous: beer. Celebrate Oktoberfest with Gurda at the North Point Lighthouse on Sept. 21 at 6:30 p.m. for Milwaukee on Tap.
Sept. 14, 2017 10:05 a.m.
Bartolotta Restaurants' Northpoint Custard, 2272 N. Lincoln Memorial Dr., will be included in the first-ever episode of "Seaside Snacks & Shacks," a new television show that launches tonight at 9 p.m. on the Cooking Channel.
Sept. 13, 2017 11:02 a.m.
The Original will officially open its doors to the public at 2498 N. Bartlett Ave. on Thursday, Sept. 21. And when you step inside the doors of the former Red Dot, you're likely to be amazed by the transformation.
Sept. 12, 2017 1:03 p.m.
More pizza is on its way to the East Side. Jet's Pizza is slated to open this fall at 1857 E. Kenilworth Pl. That's the former home of Melthouse Bistro, the hand-crafted gourmet grilled cheese restaurant that closed in 2015.
Sept. 8, 2017 6:02 p.m.
The Wisconsin Conservatory of Music, 1584 N. Prospect Ave., is holding a musical instrument drive from Sept. 22 through 24 to help get playable instruments into the hands of Milwaukee children who need them most.
Sept. 7, 2017 5:56 p.m.
Do you want to partake in some fun and easy humanitarian work this weekend? Head to North Avenue for the 11th annual Tomato Romp, celebrating Bloody Marys and the medieval, messy pleasure of throwing tomatoes at people ... for charity, of course.
Sept. 6, 2017 2:32 p.m.
The Milwaukee men's basketball program will open the 2017-18 regular season with a pair of games at UWM Panther Arena at the end of December and feature a heavy dose of home games in January, according to the Horizon League schedule released today.