Summer Events

June 12
The Riverside Theater, Milwaukee

Gathering on the Green
July 12–13
Rotary Park, Mequon

Whitefish Bay Art Fest
July 13–14, 10am – 5pm
Downtown Whitefish Bay

Midsummer Festival of the Arts
July 20–21
John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan

Waterstone Bank Air & Water Show
July 27–28
Bradford Beach, Milwaukee

Morning Glory Art Fair
August 10–11, 10am – 5pm
Deer District, Milwaukee

Graham Nash
August 14
The Pabst Theater, Milwaukee

Poi Dog Pondering
August 17
RiverEdge Park, Aurora, IL

Fresh Coast Jazz Festival
August 22–24
The Pabst Theater, Milwaukee

September 6–7
Village of Wauwatosa

Concert Series

Summer Sounds Music Series
Cedar Creek Park, Cedarburg
Music begins at 6:30pm

6/14 – Rebirth Brass Band with Secret Menu
6/21 – Cold Sweat & The Brew City Horns with Superopus
6/28 – A Thousand Horses with Wire & Nail
7/5 – The Sugarhill Gang with DJ Bizzon
7/12 – Jeremie Albino with Oh Geeez, Not Again
7/19 – 49 Winchester with Claire Kelly
7/26 – Stephen Kellogg with Hanna Simone
8/2 – Happy Landing with Rival Band
8/9: – Them Vibes with Meadowers
8/16 – Robert Jon & The Wreck with 90’s Jake Band

Chill on the Hill
Humboldt Park, Bay View
Music begins at 6:30pm

6/4 – Match Stick Mitchell Shiner and The Urbanites
6/11 – Dak Dubois and Chris Haise Band
6/18 – Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
6/25 – Faded Places and Pulpa de Guy Aba
7/2 – American Legion Band
7/9 – An Evening with Hyfin featuring B Free
7/16 – Violffie Wilder and Joseph Huber
7/23 – Emmitt James and Adi Armour
7/30 – Lack of Reason and Adorner
8/6 – Erotic Adventures of the Static Chicken and Friends
8/13 – Combustor and Something To Do
8/20 – An Evening of Jazz featuring The David Bayles Quartet
8/27 – Bright Eyed And Blind and Louie And The Flashbombs

Beer Gardens

Elm Grove Beer Garden
13600 Juneau Blvd., Elm Grove

Estabrook Beer Garden
4600 Estabrook Pkwy., Milwaukee

Franklin Beer Garden at Croatian Park
9100 S. 76th St., Franklin

Hubbard Park Beer Garden
3565 N. Morris Blvd., Shorewood

Kegel’s Inn Beer Garden
5901 W. National Ave., West Allis

The Landing at Hoyt Park
1800 N. Swan Blvd., Wauwatosa

Roundhouse Beer Garden at McKinley Marina
1750 N. Lincoln Memorial Dr., Milwaukee

South Shore Terrace
2900 S. Shore Dr., Milwaukee

The Tap Yards
Fox Brook Park, Brookfield
Menomonee Park, Menomonee Falls
Schlitz Park, Milwaukee
Minooka Park, Waukesha
Ackerman’s Grove, West Bend

Third Ward Beer Garden at Catalano Square
E. Menomonee & N. Broadway Streets

Traveling Beer Garden
Weekdays 5–9pm, Saturdays, Sundays & holidays 11am–9pm
May 15–27 (Greenfield Park)
May 29 – June 9 (Froemming Park)
June 12–23 (Cooper Park)
June 26 – July 7 (Grant Park)
July 10–21 (Kops Park)
July 24 – Aug. 4 (McCarty Park)
Aug. 7–18 (Doctors Park)
Aug. 21 – Sept. 2 (Sheridan Park)

War Memorial Beer Garden
750 N. Lincoln Memorial Dr., Milwaukee

Whitnall Beer Garden
8831 N. Root River Pkwy., Greendale


Blu Bar & Lounge
23rd floor of The Pfister. Music most weekends. Dress up and live a little.

Tonic Tavern
1st Sunday of the month best blues in town. 4-7pm, can get home for your bedtime. $20 show for nothing! Tip well. Say hi to Paul the bald guy.

The Estate
Redone by Bryant’s the classic bar. Some national acts in a cool setting. All jazz music is great here. They’re jazz players, they have to be.

Nashville North
Old Up & Under refurbished. Nashville bands stopping by. Y’all come down.

Bar Centro
Weekends great music & great food.

Around the State & UP

Crystal Grand Music Theatre

Big Top Chautauqua
Schedule to come. One of the best venues anywhere. Just sayin’.

Looking for more events? Check out our Events Calendar!