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Articles tagged with 'free'


How to score a sweet Summerfest seat at the BMO Harris Pavilion

Published July 1, 2017

Last year's newly implemented seating policy at the BMO Harris Pavilion is still in effect for this year, putting most seats on a first-come, first-served basis, just like the other grounds stages. That is, unless OnMilwaukee helps save your seat!


Unlimited Bublr rides on Tuesday, July 5

Published July 5, 2016

Bublr Bikes, Milwaukee's bike share system, saw a record number of trips this past weekend. Over 2,100 trips were recorded during the Friday-Saturday-Sunday weekend. To thank its riders, Bublr is offering unlimited 30-minute Bublr rides on Tuesday, July 5.


Super cheap Milwaukee summer, Part II: How did you spend it?

Published Aug. 14, 2013

Several people made great suggestions for fun, cheap stuff through Facebook and Twitter after seeing my first post about this and we found/created a few of our own. You'll want to bookmark this page for summer 2014!


Super cheap Milwaukee summer

Published Aug. 3, 2013

I don't work in the summers so money is much tighter. But I've also learned it's pretty easy to find yourself buying tickets or paying admission prices to keep the kids entertained as the season wears on. Those costs can add up quickly and they aren't really necessary if you are willing to think ahead, pack a picnic or spend some time outdoors. So far this year, we've tried a few things and here are our favorite examples of free Milwaukee fun.


My little free library

Published July 16, 2013

My family and I decided we wanted to make a little free library, too. We worked on it sporadically, and finally finished it on July 3.


A quick guide to free family summer fun

Published May 26, 2013

Milwaukee is full of free family-friendly events and activities to keep your kids on their toes this summer without spending a dime.


Soul Food Seder seeks to unite communities

Published March 22, 2013

An increasing number of Christians are observing the Jewish tradition of the Passover Seder, acknowledging the continuity of a 3,000-year-old community of faith.


Two words: free brats!

Published Sept. 26, 2012

Cresa, Wisconsin's largest real estate advisory firm, has a new office at CityCenter, 735 N. Water St. To celebrate their new digs - as well as to meet neighbors, workers and Downtown passersby - Cresa is giving away 1,000 free grilled bratwursts on Thursday.


Don't miss the Great Circus Parade Festival

Published July 9, 2009

I love the Circus Parade festival event because it touches all ages. 2 year-olds love it and 82 year-olds revel in the memories. It's free, family fun in the true spirit of the great Milwaukee summer.


Take mom to Motor, for free

Published May 4, 2009

Want to get mom a free bunch on Mother's Day? Here's your chance as Motor, in the Harley-Davidson Museum complex, is giving away four free all-you-can-eat brunches and four tickets to the Museum for Mother's Day this Sunday.