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Imago Theatre: FROGZ!

Description: FROGZ! is penguins playing musical chairs, a cat trapped in a giant paper bag, orbs running wild through the audience, and a madcap revue of illusion, comedy and fun that has inspired audiences worldwide. FROGZ! has been performed in China, Europe and at some of North America's most revered festivals. FROGZ! has been described as Cirque Du Soleil- evoking acrobatics mixed with Mummenschanz- like mime, set in unique -yet accessible- French-influenced avant-garde playground. FROGZ! is the Portland, Oregon- based IMAGO's signature work. It is an unforgettable experience for children and adults alike. The ingenious masks, mesmerizing movemet, outlandish costumes, and original music score create a carnival of the absurd, presenting universal themes with a light touch, as animals take on human characteristics and inanimate objects like orbs and slinkys engage in silly humanistic movements. FROGZ! is often recognized by fans and critics alike as a remarkable addition to the American theatrical canon.

Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Location: South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Fri)


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ArtWorks for Milwaukees 6th Annual Night By The River Benefit

Description: Enjoy Night by the River, an evening benefit that supports arts internships for local teens at the City Center at 735, located in the heart of downtown Milwaukee. Original art will be available for purchase alongside silent and live auctions, food and beverage tastings, a presentation from our fall interns, and more! Artwork made by our teens will be available for purchase.

Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Location: City Center at 735
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Fri)


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LITTLE MONSTER BASH

Description: A Halloween dance & costume party! October 24 6 - 9 p.m Little monsters will want to dance the night away at the Museum's popular annual Little Monster Bash! Tickets include: - A light dinner - Sweet treats - Trick-or-treating at Treat Stops - Fall-themed activities and goodies galore Tickets will be available starting September 1. You may purchase tickets online, at the Museum or by phone at 414-390-KIDS (5437) ext. 242. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Space is limited for this annual sell-out event.

Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Location: Betty Brinn Children's Museum
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Fri)


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Pumpkin Carving Contest

Description: Bring your pumpkins people, it's time to put your pumpkin carving skills to the test! Will you be bringing home the championship for pumpkin carving? We cannot wait to find out!

Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Location: Fred Astaire Dance Studio of Milwaukee
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Fri)


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Trivia at the Villa

Description: Join us for a trivia night at the Villa Terrace! Beer, wine and pizza will be provided. :)

Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Location: Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Fri)


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Splash Studio Presents: Superheroes

Description: Choose your painting. Choose your hero. Choose your destiny. These two paintings are offered simultaneously so that each person can pick which superhero they would like to paint. The 3-hour session (7:00pm - 10:00pm) includes a 16" x 20" gallery wrapped canvas per partner, paints, and brushes -- and at the end of the night you'll get to take your awesome painting home with you. As always, if the session time doesn't work for you, grab a drink from our full bar and try your hand at a Mini-Painting. Reservations strongly recommended for sessions. Click here to make your reservation, or you can visit www.splashmilwaukee.com or call 414-882-7621 for more information.

Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Location: Splash Studio: A Painting Bar
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Fri)


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Creative Milwaukee @ Work 2014

Description: The Summit being held at the Potawatomi Hotel and Casino on Friday October 24th will feature: -Nationally recognized creatives and innovators sharing their creative problem-solving techniques and processes -Creative problem-solving in action through facilitated, hands-on professional development workshops -Networking and fortuitous collisions See the website for full schedule details.

Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Location: Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 7:30 AM (Fri)


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THE VIPER & HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA W/ MISSISSIPPI SAWYER

Description: Fri Oct 24 2014 8:00 pm @ Anodyne Walker's Point 224 W. Bruce Street $7 The Viper & His Famous Orchestra play the kind of music your great-great-grandparents warned your great-grandparents about. Burdened with four strings and the truth, The Viper and His Famous Orchestra deliver a powerful blend of street-corner jazz, front-porch country, and meeting-hall agitprop. The Famous Orchestra features a unique lineup of ukulele, trombone, upright bass, toy piano, stylophone, and suitcase. Their millennial DIY sound frames The Viper's well-crafted songs about love, theft, buildings, bus routes, life in the key of Bb, and the work of skiffle in an age of mechanical reproduction. Mississippi Sawyer plays old time songs, traditional, and original music with members playing home-made instruments and household items as musical instruments. By virtue of appearing, they will double the usual on-stage suitcase count for a Viper show. $7 cover http://theviper.org/

Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Location: Anodyne Coffee Roasting Co in Walker's Point
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Fri)


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Dressed in Extremes: A Costumed Affair

Description: Join MPM for an evening of dress-up, dancing and decadence at Dressed in Extremes: A Costumed Affair! Show off your pop culture panache and come dressed as one of your favorite characters, or rock your own couture costume creation to win great prizes in our costume contest. Explore Alien Worlds and Androids, featuring some of your favorite sci-fi characters, with friends in costume (selfie alert!). Party guests will also savor tasty snacks and cocktails from Zilli Hospitality Group and dance the night away to the sounds spun by Exciting Events. A feast for all your senses, Dressed in Extremes is certain to be the costumed event of the season! Must be 21+ to attend.

Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Location: Milwaukee Public Museum
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Fri)


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Haunted Mystery: Ghost Ship

Description: Become a suspect or a sleuth in an interactive mystery aboard Discovery World's Tall Ship, the S/V Denis Sullivan. Dress up as a denizen of the Gilded Age, attending a soiree in the year 1901 aboard the wealthy merchant vessel, the Denis Sullivan. Investigate clues throughout the party, plus plenty of mix-and-mingle sleuthing as you try to discover (or conceal) the identity of the thief. BE A SUSPECT (12 participant spaces available) A participant with a detailed character biography who could have potentially committed the crime. Costumes highly encouraged. $45 member | $55 non-member | + cash bar BE A SLEUTH (38 spaces available) A participant who's aboard to help solve the mystery but is not a suspect in the crime. Costumes are welcome but not required. $25 member | $35 non-member | + cash bar

Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 6:30 PM (Fri)


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CAB Coffeehouse Presents: Mockingbird Sun

Description: Campus Activities Board Coffeehouse presents: Nashville Tennessee's very own, Mockingbird Sun Join UWM in welcoming Mockingbird Sun to Milwaukee. Country artists Charley Berry, Brett Taylor, and Truck Roley will be live in concert on Friday, October 24 at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee at the Student Union. The event takes place on the 2nd floor of the Student Union in the Wisconsin Room from 7 p.m. until 10 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Check out their music, lyrics, and photos here. C.A.B. Coffeehouse is an extension of C.A.B. We provide the campus community with entertainment and a relaxing environment, so come get inspired. Like the event on Facebook and follow our page.

Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Location: UWM Student Union - Wisconsin Room
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Fri)


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Haunted Tall Ship - PG13

Description: Join us for a special, PG-13 rated Haunted Tall Ship experience this Friday night! This haunted tour will be a little spookier than the others, and is the only time that tours will happen in the dark of night! Enjoy all of the scary tricks and treats the captain and crew have waiting for you! The cost to experience the haunted ship is $4 for Members and $6 for Non-Members. This is event is for adults and children over the age of 13.

Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Fri)


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Piano Portraits: The Music of Dr Jeffrey Hollander

Description: Dr. Jeffrey Hollander creates a living concert. Inspired by classical compositions, popular tunes and jazz improvisations, he weaves a series of fantasies touching on sentiment, brilliance, humor and deep pathos. He likes to share interesting anecdotes about the composers and requests themes from the audience for improvisation at the conclusion. The October 25 concert is titled "When You Wish Upon a Star: Inspired by the Carl Spitzweg Collection," and will feature the music of Robert Schumann, Richard Wagner, and Spanish romantic composer Enrique Granados, followed by free romantic improvisations. Dr. Hollander's stunning concerts have thrilled audiences in America and Europe. He has appeared as a soloist with the Milwaukee and Chicago symphonies. The Piano Portraits Concert Series was created specifically for the Grohmann Museum, and takes thematic inspiration from the museum's exhibitions.

Date: Saturday, October 25, 2014
Location: Grohmann Museum - Man at Work Art Collection
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 3:00 PM (Sat)


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MIKE EPPS: The After Dark Tour

Description: Mike Epps returns to the Milwaukee Theatre, with new material for 2014, in the After Dark Tour, bringing you "Comedy for the Grown & Sexy."

Date: Saturday, October 25, 2014
Location: Milwaukee Theatre
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Sat)


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Beginning Blacksmithing Workshop at Old World Wisconsin

Description: Try your hand at the rudiments of blacksmithing using traditional 19th-century tools and a coal-fired forge. You'll be able to fashion all sorts of useful items during the workshop, and will receive a copy of Old World Wisconsin's Blacksmithing Training Manual. Plus you'll leave with the pride in learning a vital trade from the 1800s! Read about one of our instructors, Darold Rinedollar, in a recent feature article published in "American Profile" magazine. Once you've completed this workshop you'll be eligible to participate in the follow-up Intermediate Blacksmithing workshop.

Date: Saturday, October 25, 2014
Location: Old World Wisconsin
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)


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Family Festival: England

Description: Experience a traditional English pub setting, sample scones at an afternoon tea, and take part in the many fun activities shared by area residents who hail from across the pond. Family Festivals is a fun-filled cultural series featuring performances, art-making activities, demonstrations, storytelling, authentic food, and so much more.

Date: Saturday, October 25, 2014
Location: John Michael Kohler Arts Center
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Sat)


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Last Chance PDX

Description: Performance driving instruction on Milwaukee Mile road course.

Date: Saturday, October 25, 2014
Location: Milwaukee Mile Speedway
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 3:00 PM (Sat)


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Pumpkin Decorating

Description: Make this year's Halloween season extra-special, grab the kids and head on over to MOTOR . We will provide you with everything you need to create a customized Halloween masterpiece to take home. Space is limited. $14.95 per pumpkin. Reservations required. Call 414.287.2778.

Date: Saturday, October 25, 2014
Location: Motor
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Sat)


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VAN GOGH LIVE A play written and performed by Terrence James Coffman

Description: Van Gogh Live A play written and performed by Terrence Coffman Based upon his novel "A Walk Through the Wheatfields" The Missing Journals of Vincent van Gogh Performed at the Charles Allis Art Museum "A Walk Through the Wheatfields" will be available for purchase following this captivating performance.

Date: Saturday, October 25, 2014
Location: Charles Allis Art Museum
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Sat)


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Munchkin Masquerade

Description: Munchkin Masquerade at the Jelly Belly Visitor Center Little ghouls and goblins are invited to the Jelly Belly Visitor Center in Pleasant Prairie, WI for an exciting day of Halloween Fun. Decorated Tour Route, Face Painting, Magician, Raffles and Prizes.

Date: Saturday, October 25, 2014
Location: Jelly Belly Visitor Center
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)


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Rehorst Barrel Reserve Gin Release Party

Description: Celebrate the release of our 94 proof Barrel Reserve Gin! Saturday, October 25th 6-10pm Featuring special Barrel Reserve Gin Cocktails & Complimentary Samples

Date: Saturday, October 25, 2014
Location: Great Lakes Distillery, LLC
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Sat)


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Splash Studio Presents: Pumpkin Painting Madness

Description: You've painted with us. You've drank with us. Now, do both...only this time, with pumpkins. Start by picking your own pumpkin from our urban bar pumpkin farm. Then, choose to follow along with one of our two Lead Artists - one will demo an abstract style with funky shapes and colors, and the other will take you through a haunted house scene that goes all the way around the pumpkin. Or, just go crazy and create a new design of your own. At the end, take your pumpkin home and make your neighbors jealous. The best part? We'll keep the pumpkin beers flowing all night long. If you can't make it for three hours of pumpkin painting madness, be sure to swing down to paint a mini pumpkin. Reservations strongly recommended for Pumpkin Painting Madness. Click for reservations for 11:00am Click for reservations for 3:00pm Click for reservations for 7:30pm Visit www.splashmilwaukee.com or call 414-882-7621 for more information.

Date: Saturday, October 25, 2014
Location: Splash Studio: A Painting Bar
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Sat)
October 25, 2014 at 3:00 PM (Sat)
October 25, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Sat)


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Wine Social Tasting At The Milwaukee County Zoo Hallo-Wine Edition

Description: Trick or treat give me something good to drink..... Choose from two event times: 4:00PM-6:30PM or 7:30PM-10:00PM. Costumes encouraged but nothing above PG-13 to avoid being on the next when animals attack tv episode. Did we mention express entry for those in costumes!!! Did you know the lion prefers Cabernet Sauvignon, while tigers and cougars (not those) prefer Chardonnay? Ok, maybe our research isn't 100% accurate, but think about this What kinds of wine do you prefer? Although they are a priority, we are not just about animals at Milwaukee County Zoo. Join us for The Wine Social hosted by GrapestoBottles. This not-so-regular wine tasting event with lions, where you will be able to visually interact with animals while tasting wine. Just don't offer to share! Acquiring a taste for good wine is easier than you think, whether you are a novice or experienced wine drinker. It's mostly a matter of sampling a variety of wines, letting your taste buds become accustomed to the flavors of wine characteristics, and discovering what you like. With many different wines from variety of different regions and different countries, there will be something out there for everyone! We also encourage you to take advantage of our wine social photo area. To capture embarrassing pictures of your friends, or maybe just of you and yours enjoying a delightful evening of wine tasting. Take snap shots of your favorite wines to check out for your next dinner party. But most importantly join our community by posting your favorites to your Instagram using the hashtag #grapestobottles Other than a superb variety of wines, grapestobottles will wow you with a fabulous cheese bar. But please eat a hearty meal before attending the tasting as the only food available at the zoo is for the Big Cats. And just like humans with their wine, the animals don't like to share. One last note: Parking: Currently, we have 190 parking spots available; therefore we strongly recommend car-pooling with your friends. Parking is on first-come-first-serve bases. Zoofari Conference Center is located one block east of Milwaukee County Zoo Entrance Have a glass of wine with a lion and release your inner animal. It's like a wine tasting safari! A few common FAQ: Q: Is this a seated event? A: No, Once you have checked in you are free to roam around and sample any of our great tables on hand at your own pace. Q: What should I wear? A: Please see photos from our past event for inspiration: http://grapestobottles.smugmug.com/ Q: Do I need to print my ticket? A: No, you can just show us the confirmation on your phone. Save the trees!

Date: Saturday, October 25, 2014
Location: Milwaukee County Zoo
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 4:00 PM (Sat)


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Celebrated Chefs - Fall Pasta Picnic

Description: Mark Weber, Executive Chef, Mason Street Grill Join Mark Weber as he harnesses the power of the autumn harvest to craft a series of hearty pasta dishes. Find out how to make shaped and filled pastas, and learn recipes for easy-to-make entr es, from pappardelle with braised duck to spinach ravioli with white truffle. About the Celebrated Chefs Series If you've ever wished you could emulate a professional chef and execute a restaurant-quality dish, you'll want to reserve a spot for our fall Chef Series program. Chefs from all three of our downtown area hotels will share some of their favorite recipes and tips for presenting them with style and elegance. Don't miss this opportunity to expand your culinary repertoire - and dine on their tasty creations! Each 1.5 hour presentation is held at the Mason Street Grill Chef's Counter, adjacent to The Pfister Hotel.

Date: Saturday, October 25, 2014
Location: Mason Street Grill
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)


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Ghosts of Milwaukee Driving Tour

Description: Let Mike of Untapped Tours drive while you visit over a dozen haunted Milwaukee buildings and businessess. Listen to Milwaukee's #1 paranormal historian, Alison Jornlin of Milwaukee Ghosts Tours, explain the history and happenings of these locations. Sites discussed include the Milwaukee Public Museum's former director who hasn't let death stop him from attended work. Also the little red church built on a forgotten cemetery, one of the most haunted universities in the country, and a hotel that has MLB players seeing things and refusing to check in! A unique 45 minute tour for $20 per person.

Date: Saturday, October 25, 2014
Location: Chudnow Museum
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 4:30 PM (Sat)


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UWM Fall Choral Concert

Description: The Department of Music presents its Fall Choral Concert featuring UWM Concert Chorale, Women's Chorus, University Choir and Men's Chorus.

Date: Sunday, October 26, 2014
Location: St Monica Catholic Paris
Time(s):
October 26, 2014 at 3:00 PM (Sun)


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Splash Studio Presents: Looking Up

Description: Follow along as a local Milwaukee artist guides you step-by-step through the painting, giving you tips and tricks along the way. The 3-hour session (1:00pm - 4:00pm) includes a 16" x 20" gallery wrapped canvas, paints, and brushes -- and at the end of the night you'll get to take your awesome painting home with you. As always, if the session time doesn't work for you, grab a drink from our full bar and try your hand at a Mini-Painting. Reservations strongly recommended for sessions. Click here to make your reservation, or you can visit www.splashmilwaukee.com or call 414-882-7621 for more information

Date: Sunday, October 26, 2014
Location: Splash Studio: A Painting Bar
Time(s):
October 26, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sun)


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LGBT Film/Video Festival Closing Night: 52 Tuesdays

Description: (Sophie Hyde, Australia, 109 min., 2013) A year of Tuesdays accumulate into a beautiful drama of the evolving relationship between a teenage girl and her gender-transitioning mother in this award-winning new film from Australia. A remarkable family story in a festival of remarkable family stories, 52 Tuesdays is a year - truly 52 consecutive Tuesdays - in the relationship between a mother and a daughter. These Tuesdays comprise the year the mother starts to gender transition and sends her daughter, 16 year-old Billie, to live with her father, the two agreeing to reserve Tuesday afternoons as regularly scheduled time together. The year brings changes for both of them: James, the transitioning parent, working to declare his identity while maintaining a sense to the relationship with the daughter he loves, and Billie, unmoored a bit, and maybe somewhat defiant, beginning to explore her own sexuality, making clumsy stabs at adulthood in the process. Both stumble towards new declarations of identity, and the balance the two work to sustain between their own relationship and their emerging sense of self makes for a compelling, quite moving dance. The film-making itself worked to meet the dictates of the characters' relationship. Filmmaker Sophie Hyde shot the film over the course of a single year also, in chronological order -- and only on Tuesdays. The non-professional cast got their scripts, and only their own lines, one week in advance. No gimmick this: 52 Tuesdays accumulates powerfully, the aches and triumphs of the characters genuinely felt. Winner: Sundance 2014: Best Director, World Cinema Berlin Film Festival 2014: Crystal Bear award, for best film about young people.

Date: Sunday, October 26, 2014
Location: University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Union
Time(s):
October 26, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Sun)


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Gothic History Tours

Description: The Cedarburg Cultural Center proudly presents the popular "Gothic History Tours," sponsored by Eernisse Funeral Home & BMO Harris Bank. This year the Gothic History Tour introduces the spirits of both joy and tragedy as the tour wends its way through times of peace and war. Meet men who speak the languages of Europe but wear an American uniform to fight for their adopted country. Laugh with women planning an Irish wake and feel for the soldier who bears the scars of battle. From photographers to cleaning ladies, soldiers to activists, the phantoms of the area have returned for this gothic experience. Cedarburg, far from a backwater, delivers a world view of the years 1860 to 1940 through the eyes of the ghosts who lived them. Of course, we never forget our "apparitional residents" who love the town so much, they just won't leave. The 90-minute docent-led walking tours begin and end at the Cedarburg Cultural Center with stops at mysterious sites in downtown Cedarburg's National Historic District and the Zur Ruhe Cemetery. Tour dates and times: Sunday, October 19, 2014 at 6:30pm Friday, October 24, 2014 at 7:00pm Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 7:00pm Doors open 30 minutes before tour time Guests should wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the evening's weather conditions, as the tour takes place rain or shine. Tour groups are pre-assigned, so guests may notify the Center if family and friends purchasing tickets separately prefer to participate in the same tour group. Appropriate for ages 11 and up. The Center is grateful to its sponsors, Eernisse Funeral Home & BMO Harris Bank, for supporting its mission as a gathering place to celebrate community, the arts and local heritage.

Date: October 24, 2014 - October 25, 2014
Location: Cedarburg Cultural Center
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Sat)


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NOT-SO-SCARY HALLOWEEN

Description: Families are invited to celebrate the fall season with plenty of fun Halloween activities created especially for children. Kids can visit Treat Stops throughout the Museum to to receive goodies (with or without a costume)! The "Slightly Scarier Halloween" program in the Museum's Be A Maker space will be geared for kids age 7 and older. Beginning October 6, patrons can receive free admission to the Not-So-Scary Halloween by purchasing select Breadsmith, Kemps and Sargento products from a Sendik's Food Market - Balistreri Owned & Operated. One admission per product. Please check back for product information.

Date: October 23, 2014 - October 25, 2014
Location: Betty Brinn Children's Museum
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Sat)


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MPM Sci-Fi Film Fest - Jurassic Park

Description: Join us in celebrating all things scientific, futuristic, or just plain weird during a Sci-Fi Film Fest featuring films voted "in" by you -- the viewer. The MPM Sci-Fi Film Fest kicks-off with a showing of Steven Spielberg's massive blockbuster, Jurassic Park.

Date: October 23, 2014 - October 25, 2014
Location: Milwaukee Public Museum
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 5:30 PM (Sat)


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Comedian John Roy performing LIVE at Comedy Cafe

Description: Comedy Cafe has consistently been rated as one of the best comedy clubs in the country for over two decades, featuring acts from both television and screen. Comedians such as George Lopez, Tommy Chong, Greg Giraldo, Louie CK, Ron White, Steve Byrne, Judy Tenuta, Bill Maher, Bobby Collins, Drew Carey, Rita Rudner, Ellen DeGeneres, Craig Robinson, Andrew Dice Clay, Billy Gardell, Tim Allen, Larry the Cable Guy, Dave Chappelle, Pauly Shore, etc. have performed on our stage on their ways to the top! John Roy appeared on Comedy Central's Premium Blend in the 2005-2006 seasons, and a November 2005 episode of CBS' The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. In 2006, Roy contributed an essay to Collegehumor.com that was collected in their nationally released book. Roy appeared in several episodes of NBC's Last Comic Standing where he advanced to the semifinals of the reality show/competition. In 2007, Roy made an unprecedented four appearances in two months on the nationally syndicated television show, Comics Unleashed. His CD, 1246 W. Arthur, was released featuring Roy headlining at his home club of Zanies in Chicago. He became a regular performer at the Comic Strip in New York City, and made his second appearance on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson.

Date: October 23, 2014 - October 25, 2014
Location: Milwaukee's Comedy Cafe
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 9:00 PM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Sat)
October 25, 2014 at 10:15 PM (Sat)


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Unruly Music

Description: Unruly Music explores contemporary trends in chamber music, improvisation, electronic sound, and multimedia, spanning a wide variety of genres and styles. Directed by composer Christopher Burns, Unruly Music is a production of the Peck School of the Arts at UWM. October 23, 2014: Yarn/Wire UWM Fine Arts Recital Hall, 7:30 pm NYC-based quartet Yarn/Wire presents new commissions for two pianists and two percussionists by a group of young composers based in Berlin, Germany. http://yarnwire.org October 24, 2014: Quince UWM Fine Arts Recital Hall, 7:30 pm Contemporary a cappella vocal ensemble Quince open their 2014-15 Unruly Music residency with a rare performance of Morton Feldman's haunting and delicate hour-length work Three Voices. http://www.quince-ensemble.com October 25, 2014: Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Composer Institute Bader Hall, Zelazo Center for the Performing Arts, 8pm The Fall 2014 festival concludes with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra's performance of recent symphonic compositions by the five emerging American composers selected for the second annual MSO Composer Institute, under the baton of Jeffrey Milarsky. http://www.mso.org/education_community/composer_institute

Date: October 23, 2014 - October 25, 2014
Location: University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Peck School of the Arts
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Sat)


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Autumn Festival, An Arts & Crafts Affair

Description: Hundreds of the nation's finest artists & crafters display and sell their handcrafted works. This show joins our long-standing 32 year tour of shows. Stage entertainment, hourly gift certificate drawings, food & drink, lots of family fun! A high quality arts & crafts show awaits you!

Date: October 24, 2014 - October 26, 2014
Location: Exposition Center at Wisconsin
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Sat)
October 26, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sun)


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The Flying Dutchman

Description: A ghostly tale as powerful and mysterious as the sea itself. A tormented ship's captain is condemned to endlessly sail the seas for eternity, only to be released of his curse by the true love of one woman. Bass-baritone Wayne Tigges (Olin Blitch in Susannah, 2012) returns as the tormented Dutchman, opposite British soprano Alwyn Mellor making her Florentine debut as Senta. Florentine favorite bass Peter Volpe (Don Giovanni in Don Giovanni, 2006; Timur in Turandot, 2011; and Zuniga in Carmen, 2012) returns as Senta's father, Daland. Danish tenor David Danholt makes his debut as Erik, and mezzo-soprano Jenni Bank (Marcellina in The Marriage of Figaro, 2013) sings Mary. Maestro Joseph Rescigno (conducting for Florentine productions dating back to 1981) conducts the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra in this new production directed by Paula Suozzi. Sung in German with English supertitles projected above the stage.

Date: October 24, 2014 - October 26, 2014
Location: Marcus Center for the Performing Arts
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Fri)
October 26, 2014 at 2:30 PM (Sun)


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North Point Light House Tour

Description: Historic Milwaukee Inc has partnered with the North Point Light House to offer this special tour on October 19 & 26! This fall walking tour will travel through the North Point neighborhood, the oldest section of Milwaukee's Upper East side, and end with admission to the North Point Light House. The North Point neighborhood is known for its intact early twentieth century architecture and historical importance. Highlights of the tour include: North Point Water Tower, St Mary's Hospital, Frederick C Bogk house (designed by Frank Lloyd Wright), Gustav Trostel Mansion, William Osborne Goodrich house and more! The North Point Light House, located within Lake Park, is a historic maritime "treasure." Guests can look forward to visiting this beautifully preserved and restored 74-foot lighthouse tower and two and a half story wood-frame Queen Anne-style Keeper's Quarters. Lighthouse docents will be available. Visit www.northpointlighthouse.org for more information on the North Point Light House.

Date: October 19, 2014 - October 26, 2014
Location: Historic Milwaukee, Inc
Time(s):
October 26, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sun)


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29th Annual Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival

Description: One of the region's longest running film festivals returns for a robust 29th annual edition. Spanning across two weekends, this year's Festival will unfurl, once again, the finest in LGBT film and video, sharing works that are brand new, historical, and essential.

Date: October 16, 2014 - October 26, 2014
Location: University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Peck School of the Arts


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Haunted Tall Ship

Description: Everybody’s been through a haunted house – but have you ever experienced a haunted ship? This October, the S/V Denis Sullivan will transform into Wisconsin’s haunted flagship, filled from bow to stern with ghouls, ghosts, and goblins! Step aboard to experience all the tricks and treats the captain and crew have waiting for you! Each tour lasts approx. 20 minutes. Last tour leaves 20 minutes prior to the listed end time. First come, first served. Pre-registration is not required. Purchase your tickets at the Ticket Counter day of.  

Date: October 11, 2014 - October 26, 2014
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
October 25, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
October 26, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sun)
October 26, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sun)


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Halloween Dinner Theater: Sherlock Holmes at Old World Wisconsin

Description: Join the heroes of Baker Street for an evening of detection, mystery and quick-witted humor in this original theatrical series, inspired by the works of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Your evening's amusement begins with a different themed meal each weekend, followed by a lamplit walk to the period-perfect theater where the interactive drama unfolds. There are three different mysteries; each is performed on a different weekend. Choose one, two or all three; each story is independent and can be enjoyed without seeing either of the others. Sherlock Holmes and a Most Irregular Tea Party; October 10-12. Join the Baker Street Irregulars at the home of Sherlock Holmes for an action-packed party hosted by Mrs. Hudson. You'll help Sherlock and Watson solve the unexpected mysteries of the evening and keep the streets of London safe! Sherlock Holmes and a Regrettable Engagement; October 17-19. It's supposed to be a quiet night at 221-B Baker Street for Mrs. Hudson and the Irregulars. But Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are about to get more than they bargained for when Professor James Moriarty stops by with a trick or two up his sleeve. Help Sherlock and Watson face off against their most legendary and notorious foe. The game is afoot! Sherlock Holmes and the Final Vow; October 24-26. Irregulars: You are cordially invited to the wedding of Dr. John Watson and Ms. Mary Morstan. It's supposed to be a day of celebration and joy, but nothing ever goes quite according to plan inside the storied walls of 221B. Join us for an unforgettable farewell to Sherlock Holmes at Old World Wisconsin. Written and directed by Elizabeth Shipe. Best enjoyed by ages 12 and up.

Date: October 10, 2014 - October 26, 2014
Location: Old World Wisconsin
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Sat)
October 25, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Sat)
October 26, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Sun)


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Halloween Legends and Lore at Old World Wisconsin

Description: Join us for an always spooky, sometimes scary, rain-or-shine event as we celebrate the immigrant legends we brought with us and the folklore we created here at home. Halloween Legends and Lore features the folk and fairytales of the Old World as well as Wisconsin ghost stories from the 19th and early 20th centuries. Explore fantastic mazes, both whimsical and eerie. Burn off energy while fleeing ghosts or dancing in the enchanted fairy circle. Solve strange riddles and puzzles, create and take home macabre artifacts, and encounter cackling witches, gloomy grave diggers, strange beasts, freaky fortune tellers and bizarre entities. Learn the terrifying origins of the Ridgeway Ghost, and witness ghostly tales come to life. Enjoy tasty and disturbing treats and drinks. The evening culminates with a wild bonfire finale. Best enjoyed by children 8 and older.

Date: October 11, 2014 - October 31, 2014
Location: Old World Wisconsin
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Sat)
October 31, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Fri)


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Draw Your Soul

Description: The entire Mount Mary community celebrates the soul in this collaborative Homecoming on the Mount exhibit. Restricted to white paper and a black ball point pen, participants represent their souls in two dimensions. Each piece displayed in the exhibit will be available for purchase for a $20 donation. Proceeds support the Mount Mary University Marian Art Gallery. Soul music and soul food will get you in the mood at this opening reception that celebrates spectacular "soulful" interpretations by the Mount Mary University family students, alums, faculty, staff, friends and the School Sisters of Notre Dame. Opening reception October 9, 5PM-8PM.

Date: October 9, 2014 - October 31, 2014
Location: Mount Mary University
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Fri)
October 27, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Mon)
October 28, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Fri)


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Crossing Over 2014

Description: This Scholarship/Fellowship Invitational Exhibition runs from October 16-November 7. Join us for an Opening Reception on October 16 from 5-8 p.m. Crossing Over showcases work created by the undergraduate students of the Peck School of the Arts Department of Visual Art who received scholarship and fellowship awards in 2014. The exceptional artwork produced by these emerging artists covers a wide variety of mediums and topics. FREE and open to the public!

Date: October 16, 2014 - November 7, 2014
Location: University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Union


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Nathaniel Stern Rippling Images

Description: October 17 - November 15, 2014 Tues-Fri 11:00am - 5:00pm; Sat 11:00am - 4:00pm Opening & Artist' Reception: October 17th, 6:00pm - 9:00pm Gallery Night & Gallery Day: October 17 & October 18 In his unique and now well-known printmaking process, Nathaniel Stern straps a desktop scanner, laptop and custom-made battery pack to his body, and performs images into existence. He might scan in straight, long lines across tables, tie the scanner around his neck and swing over flowers, do pogo-like gestures over bricks, or just follow the wind over water lilies in a pond. The dynamism between his body, technology, and the landscape is transformed into beautiful and quirky renderings, which are then produced as archival art objects for exhibition. For the latest in his series, Stern has worked with a team at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee to design and construct a custom, open-source, depth-rated waterproof rig, so as to scuba while scanning sub-aqueous terrain - including a live coral reef on the Gulf Coast. Here the artist folds not only time and space into his printed images, but also the impacts of water and land, life and non-life, that we perform with every day: as individuals, and as a people. The resulting artworks are full of care, thought, and wonder.

Date: October 17, 2014 - November 15, 2014
Location: Tory Folliard Gallery


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Nathaniel Stern Rippling Images

Description: October 17 - November 15, 2014 Tues-Fri 11:00am - 5:00pm; Sat 11:00am - 4:00pm Opening & Artist' Reception: October 17th, 6:00pm - 9:00pm Gallery Night & Gallery Day: October 17 & October 18 In his unique and now well-known printmaking process, Nathaniel Stern straps a desktop scanner, laptop and custom-made battery pack to his body, and performs images into existence. He might scan in straight, long lines across tables, tie the scanner around his neck and swing over flowers, do pogo-like gestures over bricks, or just follow the wind over water lilies in a pond. The dynamism between his body, technology, and the landscape is transformed into beautiful and quirky renderings, which are then produced as archival art objects for exhibition. For the latest in his series, Stern has worked with a team at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee to design and construct a custom, open-source, depth-rated waterproof rig, so as to scuba while scanning sub-aqueous terrain - including a live coral reef on the Gulf Coast. Here the artist folds not only time and space into his printed images, but also the impacts of water and land, life and non-life, that we perform with every day: as individuals, and as a people. The resulting artworks are full of care, thought, and wonder.

Date: October 17, 2014 - November 15, 2014
Location: Tory Folliard Gallery
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Sat)
October 28, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Fri)
November 1, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Sat)
November 4, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Tue)
November 5, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Wed)
November 6, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Thu)
November 7, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Fri)
November 8, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Sat)
November 11, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Tue)
November 12, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Wed)
November 13, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Thu)
November 14, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Fri)
November 15, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Sat)


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Mary Alice Wimmer Earthly Delights

Description: October 17 - November 15, 2014 Tues-Fri 11:00am - 5:00pm; Sat 11:00am - 4:00pm Opening & Artist' Reception: October 17th, 6:00pm - 9:00pm Gallery Night & Gallery Day: October 17 & October 18 Mary Alice Wimmer continues to enchant the viewer with her Vanitas compositions of specimens from earth, sky, and sea. Long captivated by the natural world, Wimmer an avid traveler and collector, paints vibrant, highly detailed watercolors that convey the transient nature of life. Also a skilled silverpoint artist, new drawings using this early Renaissance technique will be included in this exhibition.

Date: October 17, 2014 - November 15, 2014
Location: Tory Folliard Gallery
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Sat)
October 28, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Fri)
November 1, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Sat)
November 4, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Tue)
November 5, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Wed)
November 6, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Thu)
November 7, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Fri)
November 8, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Sat)
November 11, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Tue)
November 12, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Wed)
November 13, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Thu)
November 14, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Fri)
November 15, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Sat)


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Nancy Mladenoff The Ladies 2"

Description: October 17 - November 15, 2014 Tues-Fri 11:00am - 5:00pm; Sat 11:00am - 4:00pm Opening & Artist' Reception: October 17th, 6:00pm - 9:00pm Gallery Night & Gallery Day: October 17 & October 18 Through her colorful series The Ladies, Nancy Mladenoff explores the lives of American women who have found significant roles beyond that of wife and mother. Often unknowingly acting as mentors for other women, the heroes depicted in The Ladies are from all walks of life: science, the arts, sports and more. Mladenoff earned her MFA at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and teaches painting at the University of Wisconsin. She has exhibited her work internationally, and The Ladies were included in the 2014 Wisconsin Triennial. The Ladies 2 is her first solo exhibition with Tory Folliard Gallery.

Date: October 17, 2014 - November 15, 2014
Location: Tory Folliard Gallery
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 11:00 PM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 11:00 PM (Sat)
October 28, 2014 at 11:00 PM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 11:00 PM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 11:00 PM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 11:00 PM (Fri)
November 1, 2014 at 11:00 PM (Sat)
November 4, 2014 at 11:00 PM (Tue)
November 5, 2014 at 11:00 PM (Wed)
November 6, 2014 at 11:00 PM (Thu)
November 7, 2014 at 11:00 PM (Fri)
November 8, 2014 at 11:00 PM (Sat)
November 11, 2014 at 11:00 PM (Tue)
November 12, 2014 at 11:00 PM (Wed)
November 13, 2014 at 11:00 PM (Thu)
November 14, 2014 at 11:00 PM (Fri)
November 15, 2014 at 11:00 PM (Sat)


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SHERLOCK HOLMES: THE BAKER STREET IRREGULARS

Description: When Sherlock Holmes goes missing - a gang of street kids hired by Sherlock himself to help solve cases - accept the challenge of defending the Victorian city against the forces of evil. " The Baker Street Irregulars wield their blend of brains and moxie, proving what they've learned from the great Sherlock Holmes," said First Stage Artistic Director Jeff Frank. "It's a bold, fast paced adventure with plenty of action including a battle under the streets of London, and a chase on top of a moving train. Featuring live music performed by John Nicholson and young performes, this production promises to kick off our season with a bang.

Date: October 17, 2014 - November 15, 2014
Location: Marcus Center for the Performing Arts
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
October 25, 2014 at 3:30 PM (Sat)
November 1, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
November 1, 2014 at 3:30 PM (Sat)
November 1, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Sat)
November 2, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sun)
November 2, 2014 at 3:30 PM (Sun)
November 8, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
November 8, 2014 at 3:30 PM (Sat)
November 9, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sun)
November 9, 2014 at 3:30 PM (Sun)
November 15, 2014 at 3:30 PM (Sat)
November 15, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Sat)


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after all the terrible things i do

Description: A poignant, new American drama finds Daniel, a writer, fresh out of college, returning to his Midwestern hometown to regain his sense of self. He takes a job at a local bookstore owned by Linda, an migr from the Philippines, and soon after, they realize their connection is much deeper than a shared love of literature. Together they will have to face the trauma of their pasts to create second chances for themselves but can they find forgiveness?

Date: October 1, 2014 - November 9, 2014
Location: Stiemke Studio
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 4:00 PM (Sat)
October 25, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Sat)
October 26, 2014 at 2:00 PM (Sun)
October 26, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Sun)
October 28, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Fri)
November 1, 2014 at 4:00 PM (Sat)
November 1, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Sat)
November 2, 2014 at 2:00 PM (Sun)
November 2, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Sun)
November 5, 2014 at 1:30 PM (Wed)
November 5, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Wed)
November 6, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Thu)
November 7, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Fri)
November 8, 2014 at 4:00 PM (Sat)
November 8, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Sat)
November 9, 2014 at 2:00 PM (Sun)


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The Color Purple

Description: Following the success of last year's Ragtime, Mark Clements and his creative team reunite to bring you the hit musical based on Alice Walker's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. This glorious musical saga, spanning four decades, tells the unforgettable story of a woman who finds the strength to triumph over adversity and discover her own unique voice in the world. With a joyous Grammy-nominated score featuring jazz, ragtime, gospel, and blues, The Color Purple captures the hearts of young and old, and reminds us that "it only takes a grain of love to make a mighty tree."

Date: September 23, 2014 - November 2, 2014
Location: Quadracci Powerhouse
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 4:00 PM (Sat)
October 25, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Sat)
October 26, 2014 at 2:00 PM (Sun)
October 26, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Sun)
October 28, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Fri)
November 1, 2014 at 4:00 PM (Sat)
November 1, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Sat)
November 2, 2014 at 2:00 PM (Sun)
November 2, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Sun)


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Les Miserables

Description: The Fireside is proud to present the world's longest running musical! LES MISERABLES has won 8 Tony Awards including Best Musical as well as over 100 international awards. Seen by over 65 million people in 42 different countries, this epic tale of love and courage, commitment and loyalty celebrates the unassailable strength of the human spirit. The Fireside's spectacular new production will be filled with magnificent singing and dancing as we bring to life one of the greatest, most ambitious, soaring musical scores in the history of the stage. This is a Fireside premiere that you can't afford to pass up!

Date: September 11, 2014 - October 26, 2014
Location: The Fireside Dinner Theatre
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 10:30 AM (Sat)
October 25, 2014 at 4:45 PM (Sat)
October 26, 2014 at 10:30 AM (Sun)
October 26, 2014 at 2:30 PM (Sun)


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Autumn Beer & Wood-Fired Pizza Tastings

Description: Enjoy five Wood-Fired, Gourmet Pizzas paired perfectly with five local beers in Pizzeria 3301, located just one mile East of Miller Park. Beer tastings also include a mini factory tour. Beer Nights are on select Fridays, start at 7pm and last about two hours. Reservations Required. We are currently accepting bookings for: Oct 17 @ 7pm and Dec 5 @ 7pm.

Date: October 17, 2014 - December 5, 2014
Location: Palermo's Pizza
Time(s):
December 5, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Fri)


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Skywaukee

Description: Skywaukee is Historic Milwaukee, Inc's winter walking tour. Explore the history of the streets of Milwaukee while remaining indoors.A certified HMI tour guide will lead you through Milwaukee's skywalk system while giving you the architectual and cultural history of many significant Milwaukee landmarks. Stay warm and have fun!

Date: October 25, 2014 - December 13, 2014
Location: Historic Milwaukee, Inc
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
November 1, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
November 8, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
November 15, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
November 22, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
November 29, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
December 6, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
December 13, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)


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Vital Technology

Description: Opening Reception: Gallery Night, Friday, October 17, 5 - 9 p.m. Vital Technology, a duo exhibition with Milwaukee-based artists Bryan Cera and Nathaniel Stern, uses digital media to invite an exploration of movement as thinking and feeling. The show encompasses large-scale interactive installations - incorporating such technology as body- and motion-tracking, 3D scanning and printing, gesture recognition, and more - as well as more traditional art objects, and process documentation that come out of Cera and Stern's interactive studio practices. The artists ask how our ongoing relationships to digital culture continuously change what we move and think and feel.

Date: October 17, 2014 - December 6, 2014
Location: Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
October 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 1, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
November 4, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
November 5, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
November 6, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
November 7, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 8, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
November 11, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
November 12, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
November 13, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
November 14, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 15, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
November 18, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
November 19, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
November 20, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)


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MIAD's Fall Continuing Education Classes

Description: MIAD's Continuing Education offers fall classes in drawing, illustration, painting, photography, printmaking, woodcarving and more. Register online at miad.edu/conted now to get the classes you want. Early Bird Special ends Sept. 27. Questions? Call 414-847-3330 or e-mail conted@miad.edu. MIAD is located in the Historic Third Ward at 273 E. Erie Street, Milwaukee, WI 53202.

Date: October 15, 2014 - December 6, 2014
Location: Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design


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Autumn on the Farms at Old World Wisconsin

Description: Celebrate the harvest season, and help our farm families and villagers bring in their crops, stock the larder and put up the produce for winter. Different seasonal activities each weekend in September and October. Check the Old World Wisconsin web site, www.oldworldwisconsin.org for details of special activities on each week-end.

Date: September 6, 2014 - October 31, 2014
Location: Old World Wisconsin
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
October 26, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sun)


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You Asked for It: BBQ Tour

Description: Milwaukeeans: YOU asked for it, and now you've got it! Each and every year, we receive requests from our tour guests asking that we create routes around particular types of food. Per your requests, we've decided to host a series of special tours doing exactly that. These limited edition tours are different than our traditional routes because: - They are offered on a very limited basis. Be sure to snap up your tickets now before the particular food genre is "retired" from this special tour series. - During the tour, we will sample only that genre of food, for example - we'll visit 4 BBQ locations. - This tour is light on history. Instead, use this tour as an opportunity to sample a particular food with like-minded individuals. - Please don't confuse this tour as a "Best of" or "Top Places" list. We'll be featuring a unique compilation of our tour guide and fellow Milwaukeean favorites, in no particular order. - These 3-hour bus tours will depart from downtown Milwaukee and feature stops at 4 - 5 locations throughout the area. Guests on this special tour will be treated to generously sized samples of the featured food item at each of the 4 - 5 stops. FALL 2014 FEATURE: BBQ Sundays - September 14, October 5 and 26, Nov. 9 Cost: $50 per person (transportation included) IMPORTANT NOTATIONS: - Although minimal walking is required, there is still walking involved. - This tour is NOT handicap accessible and attendees will need to go up/down minimal stairs to get on/off the bus multiple times.

Date: September 14, 2014 - November 9, 2014
Location: Historic Third Ward
Time(s):
October 26, 2014 at 11:30 AM (Sun)
November 9, 2014 at 11:30 AM (Sun)


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grow Workshop with Yevgeniya Kaganovich

Description: Yevgeniya Kaganovich and her student assistants will take up residence in the studio all afternoon to make the next "planting" of grow, Kaganovich's durational installation. grow is a system of interconnected plant-like forms simulating a self-propagating organism in multiple stages of development. Created from a singular material, recycled plastic bags, the system grows over time, its growth rate determined by the number of bags accumulated in our official recycling bin. Drop in to watch or participate as Kaganovich fuses the layers of plastic to create a surface similar to leather or skin, molds the skin into plant-like volumes, stuffs the volumes with more bags, and connects the forms with plastic bag "thread." Tasks include cutting sheets and strips; fusing sheets and tubes; sewing bulb forms and connecting them to bases; crocheting tubes and necks; stuffing stalks; and assembling the plants.

Date: September 14, 2014 - November 9, 2014
Location: Lynden Sculpture Garden
Time(s):
November 9, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sun)


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The Doyle & Debbie Show

Description: Called "hilarious, brilliant and drop-dead funny" by the Chicago Tribune, The Doyle & Debbie Show finds a washed-up country star and his newest singing partner dusting off their microphones and resurrecting a familiar signature sound. Singing 16 original hits, including "Stock Car Love" and "Blue Stretch Pants," this hilarious send-up of country music duos will have you doubled-over with laughter and roaring for an encore.

Date: September 5, 2014 - November 2, 2014
Location: Stackner Cabaret
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 4:00 PM (Sat)
October 25, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Sat)
October 26, 2014 at 2:00 PM (Sun)
October 26, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Sun)
October 28, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Fri)
November 1, 2014 at 4:00 PM (Sat)
November 1, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Sat)
November 2, 2014 at 2:00 PM (Sun)
November 2, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Sun)


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Friday Night Figure Drawing - Short Pose Only

Description: Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses! Short Poses range from 1 minute to 25 minutes long. Non-instructional session. Open to artists of all skill levels! Bring your own supplies. Drawing horses are available. Sessions held in Art Building Room 463.

Date: September 12, 2014 - November 14, 2014
Location: University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Peck School of the Arts
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Fri)
October 31, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Fri)
November 7, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Fri)
November 14, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Fri)


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Autumn Wine & Wood-Fired Pizza Pairings

Description: Enjoy five Wood-Fired, Gourmet Pizzas paired perfectly with five Italian wines in Pizzeria 3301, located just one mile East of Miller Park. Wine pairings also include a mini factory tour and the opportunity to purchase discounted bottles of wine. Wine Nights are on select Fridays, start at 7pm and last about two hours. Reservations Required. We are currently accepting bookings for: Sept 19th @ 7pm, Oct 10th @ 7pm, Nov 21 @ 7pm, Dec 12th @ 7pm

Date: September 19, 2014 - December 12, 2014
Location: Palermo's Pizza
Time(s):
November 21, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Fri)
December 12, 2014 at 7:00 PM (Fri)


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Animals In Art

Description: The David Barnett Gallery presents Animals In Art. An opening reception will be held on Gallery Night & Day, Friday, October 17, 2014 from 5:00pm to 9:00pm and Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 11:00am to 5:00pm. The gallery is located at 1024 E. State St. at Prospect Ave. in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Animals have been the subject of all art forms from the beginning of time because of their mysterious nature and emotional connection to humans. This magical exhibition features artists such as John James Audubon, Paul Gauguin, Charles Damrow, Charles Craig, Fritzi Brod, Seth Eastman, Louis Prang, Ned Jacob, Thomas Smith, Ben Shahn, Tom Shelton, Gregory Steele, Nic Lenz, Catherine Holmburg, Sylvia Spicuzza, Karen Hoepting, Claude Weisbuch, Robert Richter, Bill Reid, Joseph Rozman, Miguel Castro Le ero, Jose Luis Cuevas, Michael Gross, Allison Honeycutt and many more artists working in a variety of mediums. Also on display will be Brazilian soapstone by Canadian Iroquois artists, Haitian art and African art. The exhibition will run through January 10, 2015.

Date: October 17, 2014 - January 10, 2015
Location: David Barnett Gallery
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Sat)
October 28, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Fri)
November 1, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Sat)
November 4, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Tue)
November 5, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Wed)
November 6, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Thu)
November 7, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Fri)
November 8, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Sat)
November 11, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Tue)
November 12, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Wed)
November 13, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Thu)
November 14, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Fri)
November 15, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Sat)
November 18, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Tue)
November 19, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Wed)
November 20, 2014 at 11:00 AM (Thu)


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Tyanna Buie: Printmaker

Description: Tyanna Buie: Printmaker August 8 - November 2, 2014 In this site-specific installation, Milwaukee artist Tyanna Buie employs a combination of screen printing, collage and ink-on-paper together with three-dimensional objects to convey her narrative of loss, impermanence, and unconventional family dynamics. Buie corrals this introspection and reflection into the gallery making the experience simultaneously personal and universal. Consciously or subconsciously, we all carry our past with us, and great art can tap into that in a constructive way. Tyanna Buie takes her past and makes something positive. Hopefully it will do the same for others. Member Sneak Peek: Thursday, August 7, 2014, 5:00-8:00 Live music | light appetizers | cash bar Artist Talk: Thursday August 28, 2014, 6:30

Date: August 8, 2014 - November 2, 2014
Location: Museum of Wisconsin Art
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
October 26, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sun)
October 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 1, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
November 2, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sun)


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Seeing the Light: Wisconsin Plein Air Painters

Description: Milwaukee, WI- The Charles Allis Art Museum, 1801 N. Prospect Ave, is pleased to announce our fall exhibition Seeing The Light, opening Friday, October 17. Seeing The Light explores Plein Air painting through the works of nine prominent Wisconsin artists. Each artist demonstates their ability to play with light in their own unique way while painting outdoors. Focusing on architecture, street scenes or landscapes, these nine artists celebrate the beauty found in Wisconsin. Join us for a contemporary look at Wisconsin Plein ir painting, by our very own. Opening Reception is Friday, October 17 from 6:00 to 8:30pm. Seeing The Light Artists Lori Beringer, Matt Holt, Shelby Keefe, Tom Kubala, Darron Lillian, Kyle Martin, Mary Ulm Mayhew, Tom Nachreiner, Bonnie Paruch

Date: October 17, 2014 - January 11, 2015
Location: Charles Allis Art Museum


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Sheared Delights

Description: Vintage Wool Crazy Quilts from the WMQFA's Collection Contemporary Wool Quilts by Judy Levine Wisconsin Wool Works: Designer samples from professional Wisconsin Wool Artists Warm Woolies: Art to wear Santa Collection: Sixty-two dolls from a private collection

Date: October 15, 2014 - January 11, 2015
Location: Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
October 26, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Sun)
October 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 1, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
November 2, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Sun)
November 5, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
November 6, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
November 7, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 8, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
November 9, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Sun)
November 12, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
November 13, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
November 14, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 15, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
November 16, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Sun)
November 19, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
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Tuesdays in the Garden: A Monthly Outing for Parents & Very Small Children

Description: Select Tuesdays (full schedule), 10:30 am-11:30 am We limit the size of the group for these programs; therefore payments are non-refundable. We understand that naps and illness can interfere with attendance, so if you contact us prior to 10 am on the morning of your scheduled session (you can leave a message at 414-446-8794), we will transfer your payment to another session, enrollment permitting. Member: $8/one adult and one child. Additional children are $4. Non-member: $10/one adult and one child. Additional children are $4. Tuesdays in the Garden is designed for parents and children from birth through age 3, and provides an opportunity for those with very small children to engage in outdoor play and the manipulation of art materials. Activities for both sessions each month are similar. Please dress for outdoor play; rain or shine we will spend part of our time out in the garden. Schedule: September 9 - Insects September 23 - Insects October 7 - Harvest October 14 - Harvest November 4 - Cozy Places December 9 - Winter Fun

Date: September 9, 2014 - December 9, 2014
Location: Lynden Sculpture Garden
Time(s):
November 4, 2014 at 10:30 AM (Tue)
December 9, 2014 at 10:30 AM (Tue)


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Wednesdays in the Garden: A Monthly Outing for Parents and Small Children

Description: Select Wednesdays, 12:30 pm-1:45 pm We limit the size of the group for these programs; therefore payments are non-refundable. We understand that naps and illness can interfere with attendance, so if you contact us prior to 10 am on the morning of your scheduled session (you can leave a message at 414-446-8794), we will transfer your payment to another session, enrollment permitting. Member: $10/one adult and one child. Additional children are $4. Non-member: $12/one adult and one child. Additional children are $4. Wednesdays in the Garden focuses on 4 and 5 year olds and their caregivers, and offers a guided, hands-on, all-senses-engaged exploration of the natural world at Lynden. Outings will include stories and art projects. Consider dropping in for a picnic lunch before the program begins. Activities for each session are different. Please dress for outdoor play; rain or shine we will spend part of our time out in the garden. Schedule: September 10 - Insects September 24 - Insects October 8 - Harvest October 22 - Harvest November 5 - Cozy Places November 19 - Cozy Places December 10 - Winter Fun

Date: September 10, 2014 - December 10, 2014
Location: Lynden Sculpture Garden
Time(s):
November 5, 2014 at 12:30 PM (Wed)
November 19, 2014 at 12:30 PM (Wed)
December 10, 2014 at 12:30 PM (Wed)


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The Greater Milwaukee Foundation Mary L Nohl Fellowships for Individual Artists Exhibition

Description: The 12th annual exhibition of fellowship recipients features the work of Ray Chi, Sheila Held, Special Entertainment (Andrew Swant and Bobby Ciraldo), Cris Siqueira, Tim Stoelting, Eddie Villanueva, and Josh Weissbach. The jurors who selected the seven 2013 fellowship recipients were Naomi Beckwith from the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago; Evan Garza from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston and Fire Island Artist Residency; and Gretchen Wagner, independent curator from St. Louis, MO.

Date: October 10, 2014 - January 10, 2015
Location: Inova/Kenilworth Square East
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Sat)
October 28, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Fri)
November 1, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Sat)
November 4, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Tue)
November 5, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Wed)
November 6, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
November 7, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Fri)
November 8, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Sat)
November 11, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Tue)
November 12, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Wed)
November 13, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
November 14, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Fri)
November 15, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Sat)
November 18, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Tue)
November 19, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Wed)
November 20, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Thu)


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Of Heaven and Earth: 500 Years of Italian Painting from Glasgow Museums

Description: In the Baker/Rowland Galleries With works by some of the greatest names in European art, Of Heaven and Earth: 500 Years of Italian Painting from Glasgow Museums will examine the thematic and stylistic developments in Italian art from the religious paintings of the late Middle Ages and Renaissance to the secular neoclassical and genre paintings of the nineteenth century.

Date: October 2, 2014 - January 4, 2015
Location: Milwaukee Art Museum


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Cadette Girl Scout Woodworker Badge

Description: Find the handywoman in you as you create a functional product out of wood! Girls will use tools ranging from hammers and nails to screwdrivers and handsaws in this Kohl's Design It! Lab Workshop.

Date: October 11, 2014 - January 17, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
January 17, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)


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Alien Worlds and Androids

Description: Blast off to a world where science fiction meets science fact at Alien Worlds and Androids, a special limited engagement exhibition at the Milwaukee Public Museum. In Alien Worlds and Androids, you will explore cutting-edge science and come face-to-face with the fantastic worlds depicted in your favorite science fiction films and books. How close are we to discovering new alien worlds and alien life? What are the differences between an android and a robot? How has science fiction led to scientific reality? Are we slowly becoming one with our machines? Let's find out in the great interactive exhibition Alien Worlds and Androids.

Date: October 4, 2014 - January 11, 2015
Location: Milwaukee Public Museum
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Sat)
October 26, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Sun)
October 27, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Mon)
October 28, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Fri)
November 1, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Sat)
November 2, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Sun)
November 3, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Mon)
November 4, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Tue)
November 5, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Wed)
November 6, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Thu)
November 7, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Fri)
November 8, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Sat)
November 9, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Sun)
November 10, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Mon)
November 11, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Tue)
November 12, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Wed)


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Erich Mercker: Painter of Industry

Description: In conjunction with the October release of Erich Mercker and Technical Subjects: A Landscape and Industrial Artist in Twentieth-Century Germany, MSOE associate professor, author and guest curator Dr. Patrick Jung presents his selection of Mercker's work from the museum's permanent collection. New perspectives on the artist's life, career and art are presented in this captivating exhibition of an often-overlooked master of industrial painting.

Date: September 5, 2014 - December 14, 2014
Location: Grohmann Museum - Man at Work Art Collection


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Savory Sundays

Description: Sundays were made for savoring at The Iron Horse Hotel. In Smyth, sample the delicious new stops along our Route 66 brunch menu, available 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Or, try our signature south of the border Green Chile Pork Chilaquiles, available all day in Branded. Our Green Chile Pork Chilaquiles are fried corn tortilla chips tossed with green chili tomatilla sauce and topped with two eggs any style, braised pork shoulder, pickled red onions, sour cream, queso fresco and cilantro. Did someone turn up the heat?

Date: June 29, 2014 - October 26, 2014
Location: The Iron Horse Hotel
Time(s):
October 26, 2014 at 8:00 AM (Sun)


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Alfred Leslie The Killing Cycle

Description: The year 1966 was a turning point for painter and filmmaker Alfred Leslie. That fall, a devastating fire destroyed Leslie's studio-home and all of its contents. This personal loss, as well as the death only a few months earlier of his close friend and collaborator, poet Frank O'Hara, provided fertile ground for artistic inspiration. "The Killing Cycle ..." is a series of constructed narratives that synthesize fact and fiction to describe the beach scene car crash that ended O'Hara's life. Part personal testimony and part metaphor for loss, these "painted stories" will be exhibited together for the first time in over twenty years.

Date: August 20, 2014 - December 23, 2014
Location: Haggerty Museum of Art - Marquette University


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Nadav Kander Yangtze The Long River

Description: Over a period of three years, Nadav Kander photographed scenes he encountered on the banks of China's Yangtze River. More people live along the Yangtze, the third longest river in the world, than in the United States. As he traveled upstream and more than 4,100 miles from the river's mouth at the coast, a high-traffic shipping port, toward The Three Gorges Dam, the largest in the world, past Chongqing, a rapidly expanding urban and economic center, to the river's source in the Himalayan mountains, Kander was struck by the human and environmental impact of China's dizzying rate of development. His photographs of the people and landscapes he encountered on his journey explore themes of impermanence and displacement, and ultimately question the price of modernity.

Date: August 20, 2014 - December 23, 2014
Location: Haggerty Museum of Art - Marquette University


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Clear Picture Looking at Communities from an Art Museum

Description: Over the course of the fall 2014 and spring 2015 semesters, the Haggerty will present Clear Picture Looking at Communities from an Art Museum, an exhibition featuring diverse works from the museum's permanent collection. Clear Picture is an experimental, student-curated project led by Marquette faculty members. The exhibition will serve as a multi-disciplinary textbook and laboratory for four undergraduate Journalism and Spanish courses. Works will be added to the walls throughout the year as students explore ways of constructing narratives through the selection and display of art. This exhibition is organized by Dr. Eugenia Afinogu nova (Associate Professor of Spanish, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures) and Dr. Pamela Hill Nettleton (Assistant Professor, Journalism and Media Studies, Diederich College of Communication) and has been recognized with the Way Klingler Teaching Enhancement Award, which supports the development and implementation of innovative teaching projects. Dr. Julia Paulk (Assistant Professor of Spanish, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures) will take over Dr. Afinogu nova's role in the project for the spring semester.

Date: August 20, 2014 - December 23, 2014
Location: Haggerty Museum of Art - Marquette University


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Boy Scout Electronics Merit Badge

Description: Master the use of a soldering iron by creating your own audio or digital circuit. Scouts will learn how to read and draw a schematic diagram as well as visit Discovery World's circuit bending exhibit. In this workshop we'll examine schematic diagrams and learn how to convert numbers into binary form as we examine how electronics work.

Date: October 11, 2014 - February 21, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
November 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
February 21, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)


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This Must Be the Place

Description: The artists in this exhibition illuminate what it means to be in a relationship with the places that shape a sense of self. Confronting notions of nonfulfillment and alienation, the works illuminate places that resonate deeply and explore the recesses of our collective psyche. This exhibition features the work of regional emerging artists, established international artists , and works from the Arts Center's collection of vernacular art environment builders, including sculpture, photography, and film. Artists include: Martin Prekop, Beverly Buchanan, Frank Albert Jones, Brent Green, Kevin Blythe Sampson, Sanford Darling, Kim Morgan, Heather Benning, Sebura & Gartelmann, Scott Carter, Alexandre Larose. Image Cutline: Heather Benning, The Dollhouse: Blue Night #3, 2007; digital chromogenic print; 20 x 30". Courtesy of the artist.

Date: October 3, 2014 - February 15, 2015
Location: John Michael Kohler Arts Center
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
October 26, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sun)
October 27, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Mon)
October 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 1, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
November 2, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sun)
November 3, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Mon)
November 4, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
November 5, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
November 6, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
November 7, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 8, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
November 9, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sun)
November 10, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Mon)
November 11, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
November 12, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)


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Boy Scout Weather Merit Badge

Description: Are you a storm chaser? Have you ever wondered what causes wind, rain, hail, and lightning? In this workshop, Scouts will perform experiments to understand just how scientific weather really is. Scouts will start Requirement #8a during the workshop and will need to complete their weather log; email or mail it in after completing the full requirement. Please email weather log to scouts@discoveryworld.org or mail it to Discovery World, Attn: Scouts, 500 N. Harbor Drive, Milwaukee, WI 53202.

Date: October 25, 2014 - March 13, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
February 13, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
March 13, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Fri)


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Re-Imagining - Re-Imaging

Description: Opening Reception: Thursday, September 25, 6 - 8 p.m. This innovative and interactive exhibition is curated by MIAD students, and displays 18 artifacts from MIAD's design collection, with each curator choosing three items. Visitors to the exhibit are encouraged to respond to these objects, through writing, renderings, by creating new works of art or design, and more. These new works will become part of the display for an unspecified period of time. Re-Imagining - Re-Imaging is a very open-ended structure, open to both casual visitors as well as more involved individual investigations and class projects. Student curators include Stephanie Gage, Kayle Karbowski, Sabastian Laurent, Cody Powers, Tom Roberts and Rebecca Schnirman.

Date: September 23, 2014 - February 14, 2015
Location: Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
October 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 1, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
November 4, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
November 5, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
November 6, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
November 7, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 8, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
November 11, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
November 12, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
November 13, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
November 14, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 15, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
November 18, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
November 19, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
November 20, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)


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Cedarburg "Sweets & Treats" Dessert Tour

Description: Maybe you're thinking, "But I've been to Cedarburg before..." Yes, maybe you've eaten some strawberries, gone antiquing - but there is so much more! Discover Historic Cedarburg while noshing on some of the most delicious chocolates, desserts and wines you've ever had! On this tour you'll delve into the history of chocolate, pastries and wine while you enjoy a guided walking and tasting tour with visits to select eateries, bakeries, and cafes. Taste a wide variety of treats, including: Artisanal chocolates Decadent pastries & desserts Root beer & beer sampling! Wine (from Cedar Creek Winery, Of course!) Find out how these items are made, how best to enjoy them, and taste, taste, taste! If you love to sample delicious desserts, want to discover hidden shopping gems, and appreciate the story behind this historic community, then bring your friends and join us for this decadent experience designed to show off the Cedarburg that you've never known before! Celebrating our 7th anniversary, we are Milwaukee's premier, original and award-winning tour company. Our tours provide the ideal combination of food, culture and history too! Please note that the City of Cedarburg is located 30 minutes north of downtown Milwaukee, conveniently just a few minutes off of I-43. KEY DETAILS: Tour Length - Less than one mile, with plenty of walking breaks and opportunities to sit down along the way. For private groups, we are able to arrange for plenty of shopping opportunities along the way as well at local business establishments as well.

Date: June 1, 2014 - October 26, 2014
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October 26, 2014 at 1:30 PM (Sun)


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Westown Farmers' Market

Description: Enjoy the festive atmosphere of downtown's oldest market located at Third and Michigan Streets in Zeidler Park. Purchase fresh fruits, vegetables, flowers and art from local vendors as you are entertained by local musicians during the lunch hour. For the full list of music and special events at the market, please visit our website.

Date: June 4, 2014 - October 29, 2014
Location: ZEIDLER UNION SQUARE
Time(s):
October 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)


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Bugs on the Balcony exhibit

Description: Opening May 30 The bugs return to the Museum's south balcony this summer in this outdoor exhibit sponsored by Anderson Pest Solutions. Kids can build a giant insect using big bug parts or everyday objects, guide a bug through kid-sized maze tables; or crawl inside and outside a 6-foot beehive climber as they learn about anatomy, habitats and the value of insects. Seating on the balcony provides a spot to both eat and play, so pack a picnic lunch - we'll provide the ants!

Date: May 30, 2014 - October 31, 2014
Location: Betty Brinn Children's Museum


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Raid the Cellar

Description: Raid the Cellar Thursdays Our popular Raid the Cellar promotion has returned: Every Thursday in Smyth you can enjoy half off all bottles of wine. There are no exclusions, so don't be afraid to make a selection from the Wine Spectator-approved list.

Date: June 26, 2014 - November 27, 2014
Location: The Iron Horse Hotel
Time(s):
October 30, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Thu)
November 6, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Thu)
November 13, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Thu)
November 20, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Thu)
November 27, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Thu)


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Village of Wauwatosa Walking Food Tour

Description: There's a distinct European feel in the heart of the Village of Wauwatosa, no doubt brought by the first settlers in the mid-1800s. We will savor the flavors of the Village of Wauwatosa with many delicious tastings from local restaurants, including a French cafe, an Italian pizzeria, a restaurant with a Dutch flair, a visit to an olive oil shop, a wine shop and local chocolatier. Weather permitting, we will also visit the Wauwatosa Farmers Market during Saturday lunch tours. Celebrating our 7th anniversary, we are Milwaukee's premier, original and award-winning tour company. Our tours provide the ideal combination of food, culture and history too! Please note that the Village of Wauwatosa is located 10 minutes west of downtown Milwaukee, conveniently just a few minutes off of 1-94. KEY DETAILS: Tour Length - The shortest route of all of our tour options, this tour is less than one mile, with plenty of walking breaks and opportunities to sit down along the way. We spend approximately 20 minutes at each restaurant. For private groups, we are able to arrange for plenty of shopping opportunities along the way as well at local business establishments such as an olive oil shop, wine shop, chocolate store and several clothing boutiques. Time Commitment - Between 2 - 2.5 hours, depending on the pace of the group Fun Facts-What is the history behind the many historic names of Wauwatosa? Why was Wauwatosa once known as "Pickle Alley?" These are just a few of the many questions to be answered on this unique glimpse into this quaint village of Wauwatosa. Tastings - All tastings are included in the price. Portions are often served family-style. Samples are substantial. You will not need to plan for a meal after the tour.

Date: May 23, 2014 - October 25, 2014
Location: Village of Wauwatosa


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Pizza Making Lesson

Description: Pizza-Making Lessons: Includes: Your own 11" Wood-Fired pizza, beverage, mini factory tour, souvenir and pizza making lesson! All ages welcome. $20 per person. Pizza-making lessons last about one and a half hours. We are currently accepting reservations for: Sat, Oct 18th @ 11:30am, Sat, Dec 6th @ 11:30am and Fri, Dec 19th @ 1pm. Other times available for groups of 10-25 people. Reservations 414-982-6060 / events@palermospizza.com. Reservations required, best seller!

Date: July 11, 2014 - December 19, 2014
Location: Pizzeria 3301 at Villa Palermo
Time(s):
December 6, 2014 at 11:30 AM (Sat)
December 19, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Fri)


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Old World 3rd St / Foods of MKE Walking Food Tour

Description: Milwaukee's spanning RiverWalk, located parallel to Water Street and the Milwaukee River in the vibrant Westown neighborhood, includes the culture, history and foods of Old World 3rd Street. Those traditions are just the beginning on this tour where Milwaukee's old German traditions meet delicious new delights! This tour offers authentic German food tastings as well as an opportunity to eat, drink and socialize your way into newer establishments in the area. Sample Milwaukee's oldest microbrewery complete with a visit to their Beer Memorabilia collection; schlemiel and schlimazel your way across the Milwaukee River to pay homage to The Fonz; visit one of the last historic Turner society buildings still being used for its original purpose; dine on fantastic foods and more! And unlike many of our other tours, this route allows for plenty of shopping opportunities - splurge along the way and buy local treasures at a local cheese store, sausage store, spice house and more! KEY DETAILS: Tour Length - Approximately 1 mile along Milwaukee's RiverWalk, with plenty of walking breaks and opportunities to sit down along the way. We spend approximately 20 minutes at each restaurant.

Date: May 15, 2014 - October 25, 2014
Location:
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October 25, 2014 at 12:30 PM (Sat)


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Explore Milwaukee Sightseeing City Tour

Description: Explore Milwaukee at your own pace with Milwaukee Food & City Tours! We operate Milwaukee's premier city sightseeing tours in our signature green and purple buses. Hop-on and hop-off at any scheduled stops to visit Milwaukee's most popular attractions, then pick up the tour where you left off. For individuals and families, this is the best way to learn about downtown Milwaukee and visit key attractions at the same time. Join our fully-narrated 60 minute sightseeing tour at any one of four hotel pick up locations or any other regular stop on the route. During your time, you may: - Stay on the bus and take the 60 minute, fully narrated tour in its entirely. - Exit the bus at one of the scheduled stops and reboard at a later time. The bus runs on a 60 minute loop and will therefore be back at the location 60 minutes after you depart the bus. Remember, the last loop occurs between 1 pm and 2 pm on Saturdays and Sundays; between Noon and 1 pm on Mondays. - Exit the bus at one of the scheduled stops and not reboard / continue with your day without return transportation. Hotel Pick Up Locations - Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays: - The Pfister Hotel at 10 am, 11 am, Noon, 1 pm (nearby Hotel Metro, Hilton Garden Inn and Marriott) - Hilton City Center at 10:05 am, 11:05 am, 12:05 pm, 1:05 pm (nearby Doubletree) - Hyatt Regency Hotel at 10:10 am, 11:10 am, 12:10 pm, 1:05 pm - Intercontinental Hotel at 10:15 am, 11:15 am, 12:15 pm, 1:05 pm City Drop off/Pick Up Points: - Brady Street at Glorioso's Italian Deli / Peter Sciortino's Bakery - Milwaukee Art Museum / Calatrava - Third Ward at the Milwaukee Public Market - Walker's Point at Milwaukee Brewing Co. / Clock Shadow Creamery / Purple Door Ice Cream / Indulgence Chocolates - Harley Davidson Museum -Old World 3rd Street at Usinger Sausage / Mader's Restaurant / The Spice House -The Fonzie statue / City Hall Locations highlighted in-route include: - Best Place at Pabst Brewery - Lakefront Brewery - Northpoint Lighthouse - Bradford Beach - Milwaukee lakefront - Great Lakes Distillery - Milwaukee's stunning architecture, including City Hall, Northwestern Mutual, and more Tour runs Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays, with two purchase options: 1 Day Pass: Adults: $25; Adolescent (ages 8 - 15): $10; Child under 8: free 2 Day Pass: Adults: $35; Adolescent (ages 8- 15): $15; Child under 8, free We also offer private group transportation for special events such as weddings, parties and corporate outings. Visit our website at http://www.milwaukeefoodtours.com for complete details. IMPORTANT NOTATIONS: -The buses are NOT handicap accessible.

Date: May 17, 2014 - October 27, 2014
Location: Various Locations
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
October 26, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sun)


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Stitching History From the Holocaust

Description: Visit this new and profound exhibit about the impact of the Holocaust. In 1939 Hedwig and Paul Strnad of Prague sent a letter to Milwaukee cousin Alvin Strnad pleading for help to come to the United States. They included 8 of Hedwig's dress designs to show that they would be employable here. Despite Alvin's best attempts, Paul and Hedwig were not able to come to this country and they perished in the Holocaust. The Museum has had Hedwig's dresses actually created to honor her legacy and to remember all of the talent lost in the Holocaust. Visit www.JewishMuseumMilwaukee.org for information about this special exhibit and exhibit programming.

Date: September 14, 2014 - February 28, 2015
Location: Jewish Museum Milwaukee
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
October 26, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Sun)
October 27, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Mon)
October 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 2, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Sun)
November 3, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Mon)
November 4, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
November 5, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
November 6, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
November 7, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 9, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Sun)
November 10, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Mon)
November 11, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
November 12, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
November 13, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
November 14, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 16, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Sun)


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Historic Milwaukee Boat Tour

Description: Travel through downtown Milwaukee underneath its bridges, cruise past historical landmarks and get a front-row view of the skyline of Milwaukee including the art museum, Discovery World, Summerfest grounds, and yacht clubs. The narration focuses on Milwaukee's historical development, contribution to manufacturing, federal laws and includes great views of Milwaukee's lakefront and downtown. This cruise provides a complete tour of downtown Milwaukee, the lakefront and its history. Expect to learn of Milwaukee's Brewing History, German heritage, manufacturing contributions, famous locals and its current "Renaissance" on this 1 hour and 20 minutes tour. This is a perfect tour for families, out of town guests or "Milwaukeeans" who want to re-discover the city's treasures. A cash bar is available for the duration of the cruise.

Date: May 10, 2014 - October 26, 2014
Location: Edelweiss Boats - Milwaukee River Cruise Line
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
October 26, 2014 at 3:00 PM (Sun)


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Milwaukee Photo Walk

Description: Walk through downtown Milwaukee while hearing historic commentary and learning photographic tips for taking creative pictures along the way. Wisconsin Avenue, in particular, offers a stunning then-and-now view of downtown Milwaukee and will impress locals and tourists alike with its unique architectural details and captivating history. Our tour concludes at the Milwaukee lakefront, highlighting the dramatic Milwaukee Art Museum architecture and scenic gardens. Whether you're a novice, a professional photographer, or just interested in history, you'll enjoy this tour! Family-friendly (free for children 8 and younger; discounted rate for children 9 - 15) and fun for all, this guided walking tour is focused on teaching guests to take more creative photos while learning about Milwaukee's history. Your tour guide will escort the group along the route, giving tips on photography composition and historical background on the sights along the way. Each attendee will receive a map highlighting some of our favorite photo opportunities on the route, along with recommended tips and techniques. Although we don't focus on food with this tour, we do make a stop for some chocolate along the way! Discover the stunning beauty of downtown Milwaukee with your camera in your hand! Photo opportunities include: -Historic Third Ward - Milwaukee Public Market - Scenic RiverWalk - Picturesque Wisconsin Avenue - Milwaukee Art Museum and lakefront - Much more! KEY DETAILS: Tour Length - Slightly more than one mile of walking; our Milwaukee Photo Walk route is not wheelchair accessible. Time Commitment - Approximately 2 hours, depending on the pace of the group

Date: May 10, 2014 - November 1, 2014
Location: Historic Third Ward
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
November 1, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)


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Girl Scout Cadette Special Agent Badge

Description: A crime has been committed at Discovery World and we need your help to find out who did it! Discover the tools used to solve crimes, test your memory skills, and learn about body language as you hone your detective skills. Explore DNA as you extract your cells and examine how evidence becomes fact as you become a Girl Scout Special Agent.

Date: October 2, 2014 - April 1, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
November 12, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Wed)
December 6, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
December 18, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Thu)
February 7, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
March 25, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Wed)
April 1, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Wed)


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Brady Street Walking Food Tour

Description: This guided food tasting tour of Milwaukee's fashionable East Side explores neighborhoods originally settled by Italian and Polish immigrants. On this signature tour, we will be strolling through the historic Milwaukee neighborhood of Brady Street - the ethnic enclave that these new arrivals called home. We will enjoy delicious tastings along the way at authentic Italian eateries, as well as at several newer establishments that revitalize this community. Celebrating our 7th anniversary, we are Milwaukee's premier, original and award-winning tour company. Our tours provide the ideal combination of food, culture and history too! KEY DETAILS: Tour Length - Slightly more than one mile with plenty of walking breaks and opportunities to sit down along the way. We spend approximately 20 minutes at each restaurant. Time Commitment - Between 2 - 2.5 hours, depending on the pace of the group Fun Facts- Do you know where the famous book, "Psycho," was penned on Brady Street, or why many Milwaukee homes are referred to as "Polish flats?" On this tour route, we will answer these questions and more All tastings are included in the price. Portions are often served family-style. Samples are substantial - for the vast majority of attendees, you will not need to plan for a meal after the tour!

Date: May 1, 2014 - November 1, 2014
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October 24, 2014 at 11:30 AM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 11:30 AM (Sat)
October 26, 2014 at 11:30 AM (Sun)
October 31, 2014 at 11:30 AM (Fri)
November 1, 2014 at 11:30 AM (Sat)


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Girl Scout Brownie Computer Expert Badge

Description: It's time for Girl Scouts to go digital! Girl Scouts will learn about internet safety as they use the internet to go on a virtual road trip and send virtual letters to friends and family. Girls Scouts will use robots called EggBots to create artwork on Ping-Pong balls and even create their own digital stationery.

Date: September 30, 2014 - April 3, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
November 18, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Tue)
December 18, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Thu)
January 21, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Wed)
February 26, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Thu)
March 18, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Wed)
April 3, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Fri)


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Fish Taco Fridays

Description: Fish Taco Fridays It's a Milwaukee fish fry with a spicy twist every Friday in Branded. Our new fish tacos feature deep-fried battered Wisconsin blue gill tucked into a flour tortilla, and served with house slaw and Sriracha aioli. Look for the fish tacos and their recommended local craft beer pairings every Friday after 5 p.m. in Branded.

Date: June 27, 2014 - January 2, 2015
Location: The Iron Horse Hotel
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
October 31, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
November 7, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
November 14, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
November 21, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
November 28, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
December 5, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
December 12, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
December 19, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
December 26, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
January 2, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Fri)


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Boy Scout Graphic Arts Merit Badge

Description: Learn the tools, techniques, and methods employed by Graphic Artists to communicate their ideas. Discover older, but still useful printmaking techniques while screen printing your own t-shirt. Then, take it straight to the digital age and learn the computer based editing software necessary to create an engaging magazine cover!

Date: October 18, 2014 - April 25, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
December 20, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
February 6, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
March 14, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
April 25, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)


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Boy Scout Energy Merit Badge

Description: Do you know what vampire energy is? Learn about it and how the US produces power as you earn your Energy Merit Badge. Explore Discovery World's nuclear reactor, model wind turbines, and human hamster wheels. Come see where your energy comes from and where it is going! Scouts must complete the following requirement prior to coming to the workshop in order to get their Blue Card signed: Requirement #4. Please bring proof of completed requirement to workshop.

Date: October 24, 2014 - May 1, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
December 6, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
January 16, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
May 1, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Fri)


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Boy Scout Electricity Merit Badge

Description: Discover the secrets of electricity by making an electro-magnet and a light switch. Learn how to rescue someone touching a live wire, find out how to make a battery, and learn what to do during an electrical storm! Scouts will need to complete Requirements #2 and #8 prior to attending the workshop. Please bring proof of completion to the workshop so the Merit Badge Counselor can sign off on the Blue Card.

Date: October 10, 2014 - April 18, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
December 13, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
March 21, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
April 18, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)


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Boy Scout Photography Merit Badge

Description: Scouts will learn to shoot like the professionals and will leave Discovery World a confident photographer. Learn the basics of cameras and photography, take photo shoots around Discovery World, and then learn how to edit your photos in Photoshop . Scouts are encouraged to bring their own cameras, but are not required.

Date: October 24, 2014 - May 2, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
December 12, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
April 17, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
May 2, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)


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Girl Scout Brownie Inventor Badge

Description: How do you turn an idea into a real-life product? Can you invent the next best thing since sliced bread? Girl Scouts will learn the design process as they see their sketched ideas turn into real prototypes. They'll use vacuum-formers, heat sealers, and non-traditional materials to build their prototype. Who knows - maybe it will be worth a million bucks!

Date: September 19, 2014 - April 1, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
December 5, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
January 14, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Wed)
February 11, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Wed)
April 1, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Wed)


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Geologist Webelos Activity Badge

Description: Discover how the Great Lakes Basin has changed over 4.5 billion years and how organisms in our area have changed over time. Scouts will learn how to identify rocks and minerals found in the Great Lakes Region and find out how these geological materials are used in building your own home. Visit the Great Lakes Future exhibit, make it rain, and follow a geology scavenger hunt!

Date: October 10, 2014 - April 22, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
November 20, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Thu)
February 4, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Wed)
March 13, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Fri)
April 22, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Wed)


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Boy Scout Nuclear Science Merit Badge

Description: Explore Discovery World's nuclear reactor model and find out how energy is created, stored, and then used. After learning the basics of nuclear fission, Scouts will design and create their own model of a nuclear reactor to take home. Learn about particular acceleration, radon detection, and x-rays as you see the many sides of nuclear science.

Date: September 20, 2014 - April 3, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
April 3, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Fri)


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Cadette Girl Scout Comic Artist Badge

Description: Immerse yourself in a fantasy world and become the author and designer of an original comic book. Work with illustrators as you write a story, design characters, and produce a comic book from front to back.

Date: October 18, 2014 - May 1, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
November 5, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Wed)
November 19, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Wed)
February 11, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Wed)
April 15, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Wed)
May 1, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Fri)


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Boy Scout Chemistry Merit Badge

Description: Put on your safety goggles and gloves because this Merit Badge is about to get messy, and maybe even a little tasty! Scouts will perform experiments to uncover the secrets behind ionization, caramelization, chemical and physical reactions, and much more!

Date: September 27, 2014 - April 18, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
November 1, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
February 7, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
April 18, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)


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Girl Scout Junior Jeweler Badge

Description: In the Kohl's Design It!Lab, Girl Scouts will create their own jewelry out of metal using tools such as pliers and wire cutters. Girls will also learn to upcycle by re-purposing everyday objects and use recycled materials to create jewelry. You'll never look at a vinyl record the same!

Date: October 1, 2014 - April 22, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
November 6, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Thu)
January 9, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
February 6, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
March 25, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Wed)
April 22, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Wed)


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Communicator Webelos Activity Badge

Description: Why tune into your radio when you can tour a local radio or TV station? Would you rather communicate via telephone or secret-coded letters? Scouts will tour a radio or TV station, earn their Computer Belt Loop, and invent their own secret code!

Date: October 2, 2014 - April 30, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
October 30, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Thu)
November 13, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Thu)
December 4, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Thu)
January 15, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Thu)
March 26, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Thu)
April 30, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Thu)


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Boy Scout Architecture Merit Badge

Description: If you build it, they will come! Take an architectural tour of Milwaukee's lakefront and parts of downtown. Meet a professional architect while you earn your Architecture Merit Badge and become skilled at the architectural process from sketches, all the way through to building construction. Please dress for the weather.

Date: October 4, 2014 - May 2, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
November 1, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
April 11, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
May 2, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)


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Cafe Sopra Mare - Winter Series

Description: CAF SOPRA MARE ANNOUNCES ITS WINTER SEASON SCHEDULE The Villa Terraces' Beloved Sunday Morning Music Series Features Live And Varied Performances Milwaukee, WI - The Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum's Caf Sopra Mare will continue entertaining its Sunday morning music series by exposing various local musicians once a month, on the first Sunday, from October, 2014 through May, 2015. General admission applies to Caf Sopra Mare's Winter Schedule, and is held inside the Villa Terrace's main hall. Specialty coffees and pastry items provided by Bella's Caf , are available for purchase. This winter season's schedule will feature live music from many different styles and genres. Those talents include piano, harpsichord, accordion, celli and more. Caf opens at 10:00 a.m. and runs through 12:30 p.m., with musical performances commencing at 10:30 a.m. The featured musicians and their dates are listed below. Caf Sopra Mare Winter Music Schedule: Sunday, October 5 - Stas! - Bayan Accordian Sunday, November 2 - Margaret Butler and Jeannie Yu - Oboe and Piano Sunday, December 7 - Steve Ayers - Piano Sunday, January 4 - Emmy Tisdel and Stefanie Jacob - Violin and Piano Sunday, February 1 - Madeleine Kabat & Peter Thomas - Celli Sunday, March 1 - SDG Ensemble - Baroque Violin and Harpsichord Sunday, April 5 - Petry / Monroe Piano Duo Sunday, May 3 - East Side Chamber Players About the Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum Overlooking Lake Michigan, the Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum is an Italian Renaissance-style villa designed and built by architect David Adler in 1923. The building was originally the residence of Lloyd Smith of the A.O. Smith Corporation and his family. The Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum features fine and decorative arts dating from the 15th through to the 18th centuries, wrought-iron masterpieces by Cyril Colnik, a formal garden and changing exhibitions. Located at 2220 N. Terrace Ave., the Museum is owned by Milwaukee County and is the sister museum to the Charles Allis Art Museum, 1801 N. Prospect Avenue.

Date: October 5, 2014 - May 3, 2015
Location: Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum
Time(s):
November 2, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sun)
December 7, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sun)
January 4, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sun)
February 1, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sun)
March 1, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sun)
April 5, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sun)
May 3, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sun)


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Boy Scout Oceanography Merit Badge

Description: Go behind the scenes at the Reiman Aquarium and discover how a marine operations department manages a massive freshwater and saltwater exhibit. Scouts will be able to demonstrate their understanding of underwater topography after visiting the Wave Tank and be able to describe and identify species within the oceanic food chain.

Date: October 11, 2014 - May 9, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
December 6, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
January 17, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
February 28, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
April 4, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
May 9, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)


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Traveler Webelos Activity Badge

Description: Travel to the Eco-Driving exhibit to learn how much it costs to travel via car, bus, bike, or foot. Scouts will dissect local maps to learn how to navigate routes in their neighborhood and learn how to use a compass to get from here to there. Scouts will also earn their Map and Compass Belt Loop.

Date: October 16, 2014 - May 14, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
December 3, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Wed)
February 18, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Wed)
April 2, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Thu)
May 14, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Thu)


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Engineer Webelos Activity Badge

Description: Construct a working circuit, design a floor plan, and build your own catapult while working towards the Engineer Badge. Scouts will learn about simple machines and hear about the many different careers in engineering.

Date: October 23, 2014 - May 21, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
November 6, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Thu)
November 25, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Tue)
December 10, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Wed)
January 21, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Wed)
February 12, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Thu)
February 28, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
March 18, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Wed)
April 17, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Fri)
May 21, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Thu)


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Milwaukee City Tour

Description: Welcome to Untapped Tours, Milwaukee's most complete city tour! Join us as we tap into Milwaukee's famous attractions and history, as well as other sights you may not have known existed. Each tour is limited to 11 guests to allow for plenty of room and ensure a personal feeling. Each tour includes cheese samples at a local creamery as well as a private tour and tasting at a local brewery.

Date: April 1, 2014 - October 31, 2014
Location: Milwaukee City Hall


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Brownie Girl Scout Senses Badge

Description: Are you a supertaster? Do certain smells remind you of different memories? Can you hear a pin drop from a mile away? Find out the answers to these questions and much more as you reveal the science of your five senses. Girl Scouts will perform scientific experiments to learn how their senses work.

Date: October 16, 2014 - May 20, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
December 9, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Tue)
March 5, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Thu)
May 20, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Wed)


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Scientist Webelos Activity Badge

Description: Investigate Bernoulli's Principle, Pascal's Law, and Newton's first law of motion through hands-on demonstrations and experiments. After the Scouts show the effects of atmospheric, air, and water pressure they'll be able to talk to learn about careers as a scientist.

Date: October 1, 2014 - May 6, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
October 28, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Tue)
November 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
December 17, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Wed)
January 7, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Wed)
January 28, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Wed)
February 26, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Thu)
March 4, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Wed)
April 4, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
May 6, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Wed)


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Girl Scout Brownie Home Scientist Badge

Description: Have you ever wondered how crystals are formed? Girls Scouts will learn how to create non-Newtonian matter, explore the difference between a solid, liquid, and gas, and study chemical reactions. Girl Scouts will be introduced to the science behind static electricity and more as they discover the science that takes place right in their homes.

Date: September 26, 2014 - May 2, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
November 5, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Wed)
December 12, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Fri)
January 9, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Fri)
February 5, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Thu)
March 10, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Tue)
April 15, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Wed)
May 2, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)


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Girl Scout Junior Digital Photographer Badge

Description: Learn the ins and outs of digital photography from experts as you go on a photo shoot all over Discovery World. Beauty is in the eye of the editor! Digitally edit your photos and create a digital photo album using Mac computers in the Print and Publishing Lab! Girls can bring their own cameras but are not required to.

Date: September 24, 2014 - May 1, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
November 25, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Tue)
December 3, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Wed)
January 14, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Wed)
February 12, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Thu)
March 27, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
May 1, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Fri)


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Bingo in the Afternoon at Potawatomi

Description: Potawatomi is one of the best places for bingo in Wisconsin. This is a fast-paced bingo hall, serving up bingo action like no other in the Midwest by offering up to four sessions daily. Want more bingo? Play up to 180 cards electronically. Ask a bingo cashier for information. See what sessions are going on today by viewing the bingo calendar or current daily jackpots.

Date: May 19, 2014 - December 26, 2014
Location: Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Fri)
October 27, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Mon)
October 28, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Fri)
November 3, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Mon)
November 4, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Tue)
November 5, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Wed)
November 6, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Thu)
November 7, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Fri)
November 10, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Mon)
November 11, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Tue)
November 12, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Wed)
November 13, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Thu)
November 14, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Fri)
November 17, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Mon)
November 18, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Tue)
November 19, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Wed)
November 20, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Thu)


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Junior Girl Scout Detective Badge

Description: A crime has been committed at Discovery World and we need your help to figure out who did it! Become a detective as you learn how to decode messages, identify fingerprints, and use microscopes to analyze hair samples left at the scene. Gather evidence from the crime scene and see if you can solve the mystery!

Date: October 9, 2014 - May 20, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Fri)
November 21, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Fri)
December 9, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Tue)
January 30, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Fri)
February 13, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Fri)
March 12, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Thu)
April 16, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Thu)
May 20, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Wed)


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Boy Scout Robotics Merit Badge

Description: Boy Scouts will design, build, program, and test their own robot using Lego Mindstorm NXTs. Scouts will also visit Discovery World's Rockwell Automation exhibit and learn about human-robot interface, robotic mobility, and robotic sensors. The day will end with Scouts completing Discovery World's challenge course.

Date: September 27, 2014 - May 9, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
November 22, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
December 20, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
January 31, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
April 4, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
April 25, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
May 9, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)


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Pabst Mansion Guided Tours

Description: Guided Tours Monday-Saturday beginning at the top of the hour at 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, & 3pm. Guided Tours Sunday beginning at the top of the hour at 12 pm, 1pm, 2pm & 3pm.

Date: March 29, 2014 - November 9, 2014
Location: Pabst Mansion


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Girl Scout Junior Flowers Badge

Description: Become a botanist as you dissect a flower and learn which flowers can be made into medicines to help with common illnesses. Design a flower bouquet out of non-traditional materials and find out what happens when you mix the natural world with the man-made world as you vacuum form flowers in the Kohl's Design It! Lab.

Date: October 3, 2014 - May 16, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
November 18, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Tue)
January 22, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Thu)
February 27, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Fri)
April 3, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Fri)
May 16, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)


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Ten Chimneys 2014 Tour Season

Description: Ten Chimneys is the estate lovingly created by theatre legends Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne. Those who visit, like guests of the Lunts, are welcomed into the Lunts' extraordinary home without the fuss of ropes or barriers. Guests are placed in small groups and are led through the estate by knowledgeable docents, who share stories that interpret not only the objects and decor of the estate, but also the lives and values of its remarkable creators, Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne. Often considered "the center of the theatrical world," luminaries such as No l Coward, Laurence Olivier, and Katharine Hepburn were all frequent and devoted Ten Chimneys guests. Tours are available from 10:00am-2:30pm, Tuesday through Saturday and 12:00pm-2:30pm on Sunday. Call (262) 968-4110 to make your reservation.

Date: April 15, 2014 - November 30, 2014
Location: The Lunt-Fontanne Program Center at Ten Chimneys
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
October 26, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sun)
October 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 1, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
November 2, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sun)
November 4, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
November 5, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
November 6, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
November 7, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 8, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
November 9, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sun)
November 11, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Tue)
November 12, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
November 13, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
November 14, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Fri)
November 15, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Sat)


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Cafe Hollander - Tosa Trivia

Description: Come drink while you think smarty pants! Every Monday at 8pm. Stop by for specials on drinks and trivia prizes!

Date: May 12, 2014 - December 29, 2014
Location: Cafe Hollander - State Street
Time(s):
October 27, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Mon)
November 3, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Mon)
November 10, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Mon)
November 17, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Mon)
November 24, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Mon)
December 1, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Mon)
December 8, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Mon)
December 15, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Mon)
December 22, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Mon)
December 29, 2015 at 8:00 PM (Mon)


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Girl Scout Brownie Household Elf Badge

Description: Girl Scouts will visit Discovery World's Eco-Home to learn about different things they can do in their home to save energy, along with devising a plan to save water and create their own natural air freshener that is safe for the environment! Girl Scouts will even get a chance to design their own reusable bag made out of recycled materials from the Kohl's Design It! Lab.

Date: September 24, 2014 - May 13, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
November 13, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Thu)
November 19, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Wed)
December 3, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Wed)
January 29, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Thu)
February 18, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Wed)
March 26, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Thu)
April 18, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
May 13, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Wed)


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Girl Scout Brownie Bugs Badge

Description: Not only will Girl Scouts study the anatomy of insects, they'll also learn how insects are master designers, engineers, and builders that use found materials to create strong structures. Girl Scouts will take what they have learned from insects to create their own insect house, while also gaining knowledge about how butterflies mimic nature to create their own functioning butterfly prototype! Girls will go on a bug walk outside (weather permitting), so please dress for the weather.

Date: October 3, 2014 - May 22, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
April 29, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Wed)
May 22, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Fri)


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Boy Scout Engineer Merit Badge

Description: Discover the genius that created the modern world by recreating some of Nikola Tesla's electrifying inventions. Scouts will also perform experiments to show how to convert energy and conduct electricity. Learn how to become a professional engineer and how the Engineer's Code of Ethics is similar to the Scout Oath and Scout Law.

Date: September 20, 2014 - May 15, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
December 5, 2014 at 4:00 PM (Fri)
March 7, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
May 15, 2015 at 4:00 PM (Fri)


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Girl Scout Junior Product Designer Badge

Description: Have an idea for a new product? Are you ready to explore the world of innovation and design? Learn what it takes to make a product great as you earn this badge in the Kohl's Design It!Lab. Girl Scouts will explore design inspired by nature and the human body as they create prototypes to take home.

Date: September 26, 2014 - May 21, 2015
Location: Discovery World
Time(s):
December 12, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Fri)
March 10, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Tue)
March 14, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Sat)
May 21, 2015 at 5:00 PM (Thu)


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Cafe Hollander - Tosa Biero

Description: Join us at Cafe Hollander in Tosa Village for BIERO! Drink biers and play bingo every Wednesday night at 8PM

Date: May 5, 2014 - December 31, 2014
Location: Cafe Hollander - State Street


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Be OUT

Description: A pre-show social gathering for out LGBT community partners and friends. Cinderella - September 24, 2014 Once on this Island - February 5, 2015 Into the Woods - May 28, 2014

Date: September 24, 2014 - May 28, 2015
Location: Skylight Music Theatre at the Broadway Theatre Center
Time(s):
February 5, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Thu)
May 28, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Thu)


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Harley-Davidson Steel Toe Tours

Description: Two-part tour including Museum admission, plus a trip by shuttle to the Harley-Davidson Pilgrim Road Powertrain Operations facility. The Steel Toe Tour gives you a chance to learn Harley-Davidson history and get up-close and personal with V-Twin engine manufacturing Harley-Davidson Motor Company's 849,000 square-foot Pilgrim Road Powertrain Operations facility in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin is home of "Big Twin." Pilgrim Road employees produce engines and transmissions for the final assembly plants in York, Pennsylvania and Kansas City, Missouri for Touring, Softail and Dyna model families. Engines and transmissions are also produced for sale through Harley-Davidson Genuine Motor Parts and Accessories business. The Steel Toe Tour package includes one ticket to the Harley-Davidson Museum where you'll get a glimpse of history and culture like you've never seen it before - including the must-see Engine Room. A shuttle will take you from the Museum to the Pilgrim Road Powertrain Operations facility, where you'll get an up-close-and-personal view of the assembly line, powder coat process, cold testing and steel and aluminum machining. Fully-enclosed, low-heeled shoes are required for touring the plant. Steel toe covers and safety glasses are provided. Includes: One ticket to the Harley-Davidson Museum One ticket to the Steel Toe Tour Commemorative Pin Photo inside Pilgrim Road Powertrain Operations Schedule: Two sessions are offered on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, 9:00 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. Duration for each tour time is three hours. Tours depart from the Harley-Davidson Museum, located on 6th and Canal Streets in downtown Milwaukee. Upon returning to the Harley-Davidson Museum, enjoy a self-guided tour of the Museum. Capacity: 20 guests per session Age: Guests must be 12 years of age or older

Date: April 9, 2014 - December 15, 2014
Location: Harley-Davidson Museum


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Free Harley-Davidson Factory Tours

Description: The free factory tour offers a limited view of the assembly line and designated machining areas. Tours last approximately 30 minutes. Free tours begin at regular intervals between the hours of 9:00 am - 2:00 pm on Mondays. Tickets are distributed on a first come, first served basis for available tours. It is recommended that you arrive early in the day. Tour schedule and route are subject to change. Reservations for 10 or more are required. Free factory tours begin at the Pilgrim Road facility.

Date: April 7, 2014 - December 15, 2014
Location: Harley-Davidson Powertrain Operations
Time(s):
October 27, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Mon)
November 3, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Mon)
November 10, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Mon)
November 17, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Mon)
November 24, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Mon)
December 1, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Mon)
December 8, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Mon)
December 15, 2014 at 9:00 AM (Mon)


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Trivia at Cafe Centraal

Description: Come drink while you think smarty pants! Every Thursday at 8pm. Stop by for specials on drinks and trivia prizes!

Date: April 17, 2014 - December 31, 2014
Location: Cafe Centraal
Time(s):
October 30, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Thu)
November 6, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Thu)
November 13, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Thu)
November 20, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Thu)
November 27, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Thu)
December 4, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Thu)
December 11, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Thu)
December 18, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Thu)
December 25, 2014 at 8:00 PM (Thu)


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Friday Night Fish Fry

Description: Join us for our Friday Fish Fry at Centraal, Hollander, Bavaria or Benelux! For lunch and dinner. Featuring Fish Fry specials through Lent!

Date: April 18, 2014 - January 2, 2015
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Walker's Point Dine Around

Description: Join us for Milwaukee's newest dining experience - the Walker's Point Dine Around! Enjoy a unique collection of high-end restaurants in the shadow of the Rockwell Automation clock tower. Located just south of the Historic Third Ward, this 3-hour bus tour will delight your palette with substantial food portions (come hungry!), beer/wine pairings and desserts. In addition to the distinctly unique restaurants, we will visit Milwaukee's only urban cheese factory! The Walker's Point Dine Around is offered via bus and year-round. Celebrating our 7th anniversary, we are Milwaukee's premier, original and award-winning tour company. Our tours provide the ideal combination of food, culture and history too! KEY DETAILS: Time Commitment - Between 2.5 - 3 hours, depending on the pace of the group. We will spend about 30 minutes at each location. Fun Facts- Do you know why the Rockwell Automation clock tower is nicknamed the Polish Moon? Did you know that Walker's Point is home to Milwaukee's only urban cheese factory? IMPORTANT NOTATIONS: - This tour is NOT handicap accessible and attendees will need to go up/down minimal stairs to get on/off the bus multiple times. - We can accommodate special requests for food allergies and vegetarians. - This tour starts/ends in Walker's Point. Ample and free parking is typically available.

Date: March 15, 2014 - December 6, 2014
Location:
Time(s):
November 8, 2014 at 5:30 PM (Sat)
December 6, 2014 at 5:30 PM (Sat)


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Churches & Chocolates Bus Tour

Description: Enjoy a tour through Milwaukee, long known as our "City of Steeples," while visiting local chocolate shops along the way. On this tour we'll delve into dessert with stops at 2 local chocolatiers, and we'll also visit 3 local churches to learn about the history and architecture of these unique places of worship. We'll meet at a local coffee shop where we'll first enjoy coffee and muffins, then we'll visit 3 churches - plus 2 chocolatiers - via bus. Coffee, muffins, chocolate treats, guided-fun and round-trip transportation are included in the price, along with donations to each church visited. Sample itinerary of places we might visit: - St. Joan of Arc Chapel - perhaps the only medieval structure (1400's) in the entire Western Hemisphere dedicated to its original purpose - St. Paul's Episcopal Church - view their stunning and extensive stained glass window collection, including the largest window ever created by Tiffany - Grace Lutheran - celebrate 160 years of their history in downtown Milwaukee IMPORTANT NOTATIONS: - Our guests have a lot of fun shopping at each of the chocolate shops that we visit. Please consider bringing a tote or canvas shopping bag to keep track of all of your goodies on the bus. - Although minimal walking is required, there is still walking involved. Church locations subject to change based on availability. - This tour is NOT handicap accessible and attendees will need to go up/down minimal stairs to get on/off the bus multiple times.

Date: March 8, 2014 - December 13, 2014
Location: Historic Third Ward
Time(s):
November 8, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Sat)
December 13, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Sat)


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Opera 101

Description: First Thursday of every month, except January, at Hotel Foster. An out-of-the-box look at opera, how it works and why it matters. Led by Artistic Director Viswa Subbaraman.

Date: August 7, 2014 - June 4, 2015
Location: Skylight Music Theatre at the Broadway Theatre Center
Time(s):
November 6, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Thu)
December 4, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Thu)
February 5, 2015 at 7:30 PM (Thu)
March 5, 2015 at 7:30 PM (Thu)
April 2, 2015 at 7:30 PM (Thu)
May 7, 2015 at 7:30 PM (Thu)
June 4, 2015 at 7:30 PM (Thu)


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Radio Milwaukee Tours

Description: Treat yourself to a "behind the scenes" tour of our new home! Located at 220 E. Pittsburgh Ave in Walker's Point. Every Thursday @ 4:30 p.m., an hour before our 414 music live series, we'll be hosting FREE tours. Tours will start in Studio Milwaukee, our performance space, and will include a trip to our Green Roof; offering unique views of the Hoan Bridge, Marcus Amphitheater, Walkers Point and downtown Milwaukee. Your tour will finish in Stone Creek Coffee's Radio Milwaukee Caf where you can grab a cup of coffee, glass of wine, or a beer on your way out.

Date: August 14, 2014 - June 11, 2015
Location: 88nine Radio Milwaukee Station


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Historic Third Ward Walking Food Tour

Description: Join us on a delicious and educational walking food tour of Milwaukee's Historic Third Ward as we discover true ethnic treasures in this lively neighborhood! This tour samples a wide range of cuisines, all of which are tied together nicely with a 5-ounce sample of genuine Wisconsin-brewed beer, just in case you forgot you were still in Milwaukee! Celebrating our 7th anniversary, we are Milwaukee's premier, original and award-winning tour company. Our tours provide the ideal combination of food, culture and history too! On the tour, you will not only savor the food tastings, you'll also enjoy a taste of life in this culturally rich and entertaining district. The Third Ward is home to numerous art galleries and specialty stores. Your local guide will point out hidden entertainment spots and restaurants along the way. KEY DETAILS: Tour Length - Approximately one mile, with plenty of walking breaks and opportunities to sit down along the way. We spend approximately 20 minutes at each restaurant. Time Commitment - Between 2 - 2.5 hours, depending on the pace of the group Fun Facts- Did you know that only one firehouse ever burned down in Wisconsin and it was housed in Milwaukee's Historic Third Ward? Did you know that many movies were filmed in the Historic Third Ward, including The Blues Brothers and Dillinger? On this tour route, you'll visit these sites and more! All tastings are included in the price. Portions are often served family-style. Samples are substantial - for the vast majority of attendees, you will not need to plan for a meal after the tour!

Date: March 1, 2014 - December 31, 2014
Location: Historic Third Ward
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Fri)
October 25, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Sat)
October 31, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Fri)
November 1, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Sat)
November 7, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Fri)
November 8, 2014 at 11:30 AM (Sat)
November 14, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Fri)
November 15, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Sat)
November 21, 2014 at 11:30 AM (Fri)
November 22, 2014 at 11:30 AM (Sat)
November 22, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Sat)
November 29, 2014 at 11:30 AM (Sat)
November 29, 2014 at 5:00 PM (Sat)
December 6, 2014 at 11:30 AM (Sat)
December 13, 2014 at 11:30 AM (Sat)
December 20, 2014 at 11:30 AM (Sat)
December 26, 2014 at 11:30 AM (Fri)


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Milwaukee's Pizza Bus Tour

Description: Celebrate PIZZA with Milwaukee's bus-driven Pizza Tour! Join us as we sample the quintessential thin crust pizza, grab gourmet slices of tomato goodness, and search for the most historic pies in town. We'll go from old school, 5-star pizzerias to newer, upscale establishments and enjoy a variety of unique tastes that they each offer. As with all of our tours, we'll find our way through historic neighborhoods and point out interesting city factoids and landmarks along the way. And, save room for dessert - our excursion concludes with a divine scoop of gelato! The 3-hour bus tour will depart from West Milwaukee and feature substantial portions. Pizza slices, dessert and round-trip transportation are included in the $55 per person price. Celebrating our 7th anniversary, we are Milwaukee's premier, original and award-winning tour company. Our tours provide the ideal combination of food, culture and history too! IMPORTANT NOTATIONS: - Although minimal walking is required, there is still walking involved. - This tour is NOT handicap accessible and attendees will need to go up/down minimal stairs to get on/off the bus multiple times. - We can accommodate special requests for food allergies and vegetarians. - This tour starts/ends about 8 minutes west of downtown Milwaukee, near Miller Park, just a few minutes off of 1-94. Ample and free parking is available.

Date: March 1, 2014 - December 31, 2014
Location:
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Sat)
October 31, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Fri)
November 15, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Sat)
November 22, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Sat)
November 29, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Sat)
December 26, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Fri)
December 27, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Sat)


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Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show

Description: The Dinner Detective is America's largest interactive murder mystery comedy dinner show. You'll solve a hilarious murder case while you enjoy a fantastic four-course plated dinner. A tantalizing Prize Package awaits our Top Sleuth of the evening. But be careful! Everyone is a suspect, even you, and the killer might be at your table!

Date: February 22, 2014 - December 27, 2014
Location: DoubleTree Milwaukee Downtown
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 6:15 PM (Sat)
November 1, 2014 at 6:15 PM (Sat)
November 8, 2014 at 6:15 PM (Sat)
November 15, 2014 at 6:15 PM (Sat)
November 22, 2014 at 6:15 PM (Sat)
November 29, 2014 at 6:15 PM (Sat)
December 6, 2014 at 6:15 PM (Sat)
December 13, 2014 at 6:15 PM (Sat)
December 20, 2014 at 6:15 PM (Sat)
December 27, 2014 at 6:15 PM (Sat)


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Early Morning Birdwalks

Description: Kick-start your day with fresh air and bird song. Interested bird watchers of all ability levels are invited to explore Three Bridges Park for birds with us. Binoculars available.

Date: December 9, 2013 - October 28, 2014
Location: Urban Ecology Center - Menomonee Valley
Time(s):
October 28, 2014 at 8:00 AM (Tue)


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2014 Dog Days at Lynden

Description: Free to members and dogs, or with admission to the sculpture garden. Bring your canine friends for an afternoon of romping in the garden. In the winter, cross-country skiers and snowshoers also welcome, and in the warmer months, we encourage picnicking!

Date: January 18, 2014 - December 20, 2014
Location: Lynden Sculpture Garden
Time(s):
November 29, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Sat)
December 20, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Sat)


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Bloody Mary Brunch Tour

Description: Join us on a Sunday morning for our very popular and fun brunch tour complete with fabulous food, drinks, history, and newfound friends. Celebrating our 6th anniversary, we are Milwaukee's premier, original and award-winning tour company. Our tours provide the ideal combination of food, culture and history too! This is your chance to tour Milwaukee and savor it too! KEY DETAILS: Tour Length - Approximately one mile, with plenty of walking breaks and opportunities to sit down along the way. We spend approximately 20 minutes at each restaurant. Time Commitment - Between 2 - 2.5 hours, depending on the pace of the group Fun Facts- Why was the Historic Third Ward once known as the Bloody Third Ward? Who invented the Bloody Mary and why are their so many variations of the popular drink? These are just a few of the many questions to be answered on this unique Sunday brunch tour complete with a glimpse into Milwaukee's past. Food Items Include - This tour includes traditional brunch items, plus four 6-ounce Bloody Mary samples. For those that prefer to not have Bloody Mary samples on this tour, we can easily substitute mimosas, domestic beer or non-alcoholic options. All tastings are included in the price. Portions are often served family-style. Samples are substantial - for the vast majority of attendees, you will not need to plan for a meal after the tour!

Date: March 2, 2014 - February 1, 2015
Location: Historic Third Ward
Time(s):
October 26, 2014 at 10:30 AM (Sun)
November 2, 2014 at 10:30 AM (Sun)
November 9, 2014 at 10:30 AM (Sun)
November 16, 2014 at 10:30 AM (Sun)
November 23, 2014 at 10:30 AM (Sun)
November 30, 2014 at 10:30 AM (Sun)
December 7, 2014 at 10:30 AM (Sun)
December 14, 2014 at 10:30 AM (Sun)
December 21, 2014 at 10:30 AM (Sun)
December 28, 2014 at 10:30 AM (Sun)
January 4, 2015 at 10:30 AM (Sun)
January 11, 2015 at 10:30 AM (Sun)
January 18, 2015 at 10:30 AM (Sun)
January 25, 2015 at 10:30 AM (Sun)
February 1, 2015 at 10:30 AM (Sun)


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Target First Free Thursday

Description: Admission to the Milwaukee Art Museum is free for individuals and families (excluding groups) on the first Thursday of each month, thanks to Target.

Date: September 4, 2014 - August 6, 2015
Location: Milwaukee Art Museum
Time(s):
November 6, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
December 4, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
January 1, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
February 5, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
March 5, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
April 2, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
May 7, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
June 4, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
July 2, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Thu)
August 6, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Thu)


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Breakfast Bingo

Description: Potawatomi is one of the best places for bingo in Wisconsin. This is a fast-paced bingo hall, serving up bingo action like no other in the Midwest by offering up to four sessions daily.

Date: January 2, 2014 - December 29, 2014
Location: Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
Time(s):
October 24, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Fri)
October 27, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Mon)
October 28, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Tue)
October 29, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Wed)
October 30, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Thu)
October 31, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Fri)
November 3, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Mon)
November 4, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Tue)
November 5, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Wed)
November 6, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Thu)
November 7, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Fri)
November 10, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Mon)
November 11, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Tue)
November 12, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Wed)
November 13, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Thu)
November 14, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Fri)
November 17, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Mon)
November 18, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Tue)
November 19, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Wed)
November 20, 2014 at 9:30 AM (Thu)


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Friends of Real Food: Potluck Dinner and Discussion

Description: Share a potluck dinner and join the enthusiastic and informative discussions, presentations, and films about food-related topics.

Date: December 11, 2013 - December 10, 2014
Location: Urban Ecology Center - Riverside Park
Time(s):
November 17, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Mon)
December 8, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Mon)


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Parents' Night Out

Description: It's not babysitting; it's better. The second Saturday of every month, drop your kids off any time after 6pm, and pick them up again any time before 9pm. Your kids get supervision (and fun!) provided by certified teachers - unlimited access to rock climbing, laser tag, obstacle courses, our inflatable sports arena, and small group games. They also get your choice of entree (wrap, pizza, or salad), beverage (soda, juice, water or milk), side (tots, salad or fruit cup) and dessert (a cookie, brownie, fruit or Purple Door ice cream). You get to do what adults do when kids aren't around. You can add-on extras like movie or show tickets, gift certificates to local, independently owned restaurants, or more. Pre-registration on our website is suggested for children of all ages, but advance registration is required for potty-trained children under 7. $35 per child ($5 discount for additional children in the same family). You're welcome to drop off your children if they're seven or older without preregistering first - just be sure you have a signed waiver on file with us which includes your phone number and address, and you can fill the form out when you get here.

Date: July 21, 2014 - July 25, 2015
Location: Bounce Milwaukee
Time(s):
November 8, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Sat)
December 13, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Sat)
January 10, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Sat)
February 14, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Sat)
March 14, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Sat)
April 11, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Sat)
May 9, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Sat)
June 13, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Sat)
July 11, 2015 at 6:00 PM (Sat)


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Bounce Milwaukee Yoga with Morgan Herum

Description: Your new favorite yoga experience begins every Thursday at noon. The cost is only $16, and includes a Bounce wristband which allows you to get in unlimited cardio (or play!) before or after yoga on our inflatables (including our inflatable sports arena). Class description: This mixed level yoga class guided by Morgan Herum smoothly connects movement to breath with a strong focus on alignment - modifications are offered for intermediate to advanced practitioners. Listen within and deepen your connection to the wisdom of your body, while strengthening muscles, tendons, and joints, and relieving tensions of the body and mind. Although the class is limited to ages 12 and up, you're welcome to purchase a wristband to allow younger children to bounce, climb or zap while you unwind, de-stress and challenge your body. After you're done, you're welcome to play with them! Your first class is free with any wristband purchase, too! We'll see you Thursday! http://www.bouncemilwaukee.com/yoga.html

Date: July 18, 2014 - April 21, 2016
Location: Bounce Milwaukee
Time(s):
October 30, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
November 6, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
November 13, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
November 20, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
November 27, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
December 4, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
December 11, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
December 18, 2014 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
January 1, 2015 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
January 8, 2015 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
January 15, 2015 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
January 22, 2015 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
January 29, 2015 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
February 5, 2015 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
February 12, 2015 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
February 19, 2015 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
February 26, 2015 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
March 5, 2015 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
March 12, 2015 at 12:00 PM (Thu)
March 19, 2015 at 12:00 PM (Thu)


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Milwaukee's Only Pizza Factory Tour

Description: Become a Palermo's Pizza "insider" when you take the only pizza factory tour in the city! Start with a fun and engaging video that shares the success story of Milwaukee's hometown frozen pizza manufacturer. Then get a bird's eye view of the production floor, where Palermo's expert Pizzaiolos craft the pizza everyone loves. Lunch - a slice of our fresh, hand-stretched pizza and a beverage - in Pizzeria 3301 and a souvenir are included. Tour and lunch take approximately 1 hour. No walk ins. Reservations required. 414-455-0383.

Date: March 14, 2014 - December 31, 2015
Location: Palermo's Pizza


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Victorian High Tea

Description: Tea at the Mansion, is a very unique experience, unlike other High Teas you may have been to. You and up to 22 others will start with lessons of 1800's table etiquette. A buffet of 7 different flavored teas are offered to sip. At your table, you are served a variety of savories, scones and sweets. (The menu and tea selection changed with each season.) After tea, you will be entertained with stories and Theme of the Month. Afterwards, you will be given a tour of the first floor. Do reminder we are a functioning Bed & Breakfast. Bring your camera!!!!!

Date: April 5, 2014 - July 31, 2016
Location: Schuster Mansion Bed & Breakfast
Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
October 26, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sun)
November 1, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
November 2, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sun)
November 8, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
November 9, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sun)
November 15, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
November 16, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sun)
November 22, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
November 23, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sun)
November 29, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
November 30, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sun)
December 2, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Tue)
December 4, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Thu)
December 6, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
December 7, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sun)
December 9, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Tue)
December 11, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Thu)
December 13, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sat)
December 14, 2014 at 1:00 PM (Sun)


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Toddler Time

Description: From 10am - 2pm each Monday and Wednesday, we reserve some of our attractions for the use of our youngest guests (ages 1-5 and their families)! In addition to our regular, kid-friendly free time, we'll offer age-appropriate small group games led by our amazing hosts, including parachutes and "Rody-O" in our inflatable sports arena. Parents, purchase a wristband to play, too, and we'll give you a free Stone Creek V-60 pourover coffee or a Rishi tea to help you keep up with them! And don't forget - that wristband gets you access to the massage chair! Feel free to stay for lunch with our extensive menu of fresh, healthy foods, too. See you soon!

Date: August 20, 2014 - August 22, 2018
Location: Bounce Milwaukee
Time(s):
October 27, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Mon)
October 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
November 3, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Mon)
November 5, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
November 10, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Mon)
November 12, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
November 17, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Mon)
November 19, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
November 24, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Mon)
November 26, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
December 1, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Mon)
December 3, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
December 8, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Mon)
December 10, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
December 15, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Mon)
December 17, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
December 22, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Mon)
December 24, 2014 at 10:00 AM (Wed)
December 29, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Mon)
January 5, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Mon)


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Lakefront Brewery Tours

Description: Lakefront is a locally-owned microbrewery celebrating their 25th year in Milwaukee and offering traditional and innovative beer styles, as well as one heck of a good time! Tour tickets are $7.00 per person and all attendees must be 21 years of age with a valid ID or accompanied by a legal parent or guardian. Please see lakefrontbrewery.com for the most up to date tour times and for pre-tour ticket purchasing.

Date: June 21, 2013 - September 30, 2017
Location: Lakefront Brewery, Inc


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Free Public Tours

Description: Here's a look at the free tours we offer. We hope to see you soon! The Legacies Tour - Up to 3.5 hours: SC Johnson's global headquarters in Racine, Wisconsin, is home to remarkable legacies by inspired leaders. During our most in-depth tour offering, you'll explore the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Administration Building as well as the award-winning Foster + Partners-designed Fortaleza Hall with the Spirit of Carna ba airplane soaring at its heart. Also inside Fortaleza Hall, you'll see The SC Johnson Gallery: At Home with Frank Lloyd Wright, which showcases rarely-seen Wright designs and artifacts. In addition, see Sam Johnson's acclaimed film Carna ba: A Son's Memoir, with its enduring family message, and enjoy the Academy Award-winning documentary To Be Alive! Plus, stop at The Lily Pad gift shop. The Landmarks Tour - Up to 2 hours: Designed in 1936, the Administration Building was the first project that Frank Lloyd Wright created for SC Johnson. Renowned for its unique dendriform columns, open concept half-acre of workspace, circular "bird cage" elevators and 43 miles of glass tubing, this landmark is celebrated as one of the top 25 buildings of the 20th century. During this tour, you'll explore the Administration Building and visit the award-winning Foster + Partners-designed Fortaleza Hall, which is home to the Spirit of Carna ba airplane, as well as The SC Johnson Gallery: At Home with Frank Lloyd Wright. The tour ends at The Lily Pad, a unique gift shop featuring exclusive SC Johnson memorabilia and brand gift merchandise, as well as Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired items. The SC Johnson Gallery: At Home with Frank Lloyd Wright - 1 hour: This tour showcases rarely-seen Wright designs and artifacts. Through a series of annual exhibits, it explores Wright's influence on families and the home. The current exhibit, Usonia: Frank Lloyd Wright's Vision of the American Home, which opened in May, celebrates "Usonia," a term which describes Wright's architectural vision for the development of cities featuring practical, yet beautiful, homes for the middle-class. This tour ends at The Lily Pad, a unique gift shop featuring exclusive SC Johnson memorabilia and brand gift merchandise, as well as Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired items.

Date: November 1, 2013 - November 1, 2020
Location: SC Johnson


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Pre-Prohibition Historic Bar Tour

Description: Since 1847, Milwaukeeans have been quenching their thirst in Milwaukee's many historic bars. The Historic Bar Tour: Pre-Prohibition is a 3-hour bus tour into some of the most historic and famous bars in Milwaukee. Spending about 30 minutes at each location, you'll relax while learning some of our most interesting and colorful history through the tales of our taverns. We will visit four bars on this tour. You will enjoy four 6-ounce beers and one 6-ounce Old Fashioned. You will also receive a traditional German pretzel, discounts at some locations for return visits, a chance to win Milwaukee Food & City Tours trivia prizes, round-trip transportation and guided fun. Only non-alcoholic substitutions will be offered for this tour. Please note that we also offer a discounted designated driver pricing. IMPORTANT NOTATIONS: - All guests on our Historic Bar Tour must be 21 or older. - Although minimal walking is required, there is still walking involved. - This tour is NOT handicap accessible and attendees will need to go up/down minimal stairs to get on/off the bus multiple times.

Date: October 12, 2013 - October 31, 2020
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Time(s):
October 25, 2014 at 2:00 PM (Sat)
November 1, 2014 at 2:00 PM (Sat)
November 8, 2014 at 2:00 PM (Sat)
November 15, 2014 at 2:00 PM (Sat)
November 22, 2014 at 2:00 PM (Sat)
November 29, 2014 at 2:00 PM (Sat)


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