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Walker's Point

Originally a fur trading post, Walker's Point – one of three settlements that merged to create the City of Milwaukee – is a residential and industrial neighborhood that's home to many bars and restaurants with an emphasis on LGBTQ bars, Latino eateries and the latest in dining trends. The residential areas are inhabited by a diverse group of people and boast a vibrant Latino flavor.

Businesses near Walker's Point

Upcoming events near Walker's Point

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

June 27, 2017 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

July 4, 2017 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

July 11, 2017 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

July 18, 2017 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

July 25, 2017 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

Articles about Walker's Point


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14 reasons why The Love Shack is where it's at

June 23, 2017 11:56 p.m.

You won't see a faded sign on the side of the road, but you will see a bright new colorful sign on the side of the river calling you to The Love Shack. Here are 14 photos and reasons why you should bang, bang, on the door, baby.

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Made in Milwaukee: Foamation

June 23, 2017 9:01 a.m.

Anyone who has watched a Green Bay Packers game, in person or on television, has surely seen a Cheesehead hat. And while the yellow foam wedge has become synonymous with football, Foamation started with a different sport. Learn about the origin story and development of this unique Milwaukee company.

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The Love Shack opens this weekend

June 19, 2017 9:59 p.m.

The Love Shack, Milwaukee's newest riverfront restaurant and bar, opens Saturday, June 24 at 11a.m. It is located at 106 W. Seeboth St., next to Screaming Tuna.

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Milwaukee man imprisoned in Abu Dhabi needs support

June 12, 2017 9:31 p.m.

Milwaukee musician Matty Gonzales was detained in the Abu Dhabi airport for having a prescription medication called Tramadol. He had the pharmaceutical due to chronic back and shoulder pain, but did not have the prescription with him. You can help.

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Netflix to stay the night at Shaker's for new travel show

June 7, 2017 12:56 p.m.

Get ready for some Netflix and spine-chilling. Shaker's Cigar Bar, famously the home of several haunted tours and supposedly a few supernatural guests, has been selected by Netflix for an upcoming travel series.

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11 tasty photos from the sixth annual Walker's Point Food Crawl

June 3, 2017 8:27 p.m.

A little rain couldn't damper the belly-filling fun of the sixth annual Walker's Point Food Crawl on Saturday afternoon, as gastronomes tasted their way through the historic neighborhood, sampling old favorites and trying out new spots.

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Hidden gem: Just Art's Saloon

June 2, 2017 9:07 a.m.

Art Guenther is a man of opinions. At 72 years old, he's not interested in being cordial - he prefers to tell it like it is - which he does, nightly, from behind his bar at Just Art's Saloon, 181 S. 2nd St. But but this is exactly why the "regulars" choose to be regulars.