Articles tagged with 'festivals'

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Proposed Oktoberfest promises to invigorate neglected MacArthur Square

Published Sept. 15, 2017

Something big is coming. And it promises - not only to bring people together in celebration of life and German culture - but also to reinvigorate an urban plaza many have grown to see as a useless eyesore. Are you ready for the largest Oktoberfest in Milwaukee history?

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Chowing down at Rock the Green

Published Sept. 8, 2017

If you're planning to stay for the entire Rock the Green festival Saturday, it's guaranteed you're going to need a snack or two. The music festival's dining options aren't your average, greasy festival fare, however.

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Your guide to Milwaukee music at Rock the Green 2017

Published Sept. 8, 2017

Rock the Green's third installment - after a three-year hiatus - was especially Milwaukee-centric, and 2017's lineup is continuing the Milwaukee music tradition. So, who are the local musicians playing the eco-friendly festival this weekend?

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5 reasons you should check out the Tomato Romp this weekend

Published Sept. 7, 2017

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.

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Prost! Adidas' new Oktoberfest sneakers are beer- and vomit-proof

Published Sept. 7, 2017

Oktoberfest is only a few weeks away. You've got your favorite lederhosen picked out and you're ready to drink. But what shoes are you supposed to wear? Adidas' new Originals Munchen Oktoberfest, stylish sneakers that are beer- and vomit-repellent. Prost!

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Port Washington music fest salutes Paramount Records centennial

Published Aug. 30, 2017

This year, Port Washington's Paramount Music Fest celebrates the centennial of the birth Paramount Records, which was founded there in 1917 (the recording studio later moved to Grafton), and which released sides by the likes of Charlie Patton, Son House, Jelly Roll Morton and "Ma" Rainey.

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2017 Milwaukee summer festivals guide

Published Aug. 20, 2017

Summertime is right around the corner, and it's time to start planning out your fun. So the Milwaukee summer festivals guide is here to help.

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