Alderman Khalif J. Rainey is proud to announce the opening of Hip Hop Week MKE, starting Monday, August 20. The weeklong event will offer unique and positive experiences through networking events, conversations, health fair, and music. Click the link above to access the full schedule.
Walk 100’s overall goal is to increase physical activity among residents while promoting the uniqueness of Milwaukee’s neighborhoods. Throughout the summer, Walk 100 partners with community organizations, elected officials, and residents to host walks in all corners of the city. Find a walk using the link above and join in on the fun!
Artworks for Milwaukee and NorthWest Side Community Development Corporation have been working on adding some color to the MMSD North Basin at 30th & Congress. Join them on Tuesday, August 21st at 4:30 p.m. at the North Basin N 30th St & W Congress for their ribbon cutting ceremony as they unveil the new murals installed.
Join Sixteenth Street Community Health Center for FREE yoga at Pulaski Park (2677 S. 16th St) every Saturday in August and September from 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Mats are provided and it's open to all ages and skill levels!
Join the Harbor District for Harbor Fest on Saturday, September 8 from 11 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. outside of the UWM School of Freshwater Sciences (600 E. Greenfield Ave) to take part in activities like paddling lessions, fishing lessons, pet a sturgeon, bike tour, street games, and food & drink. Participate in the final open house for the transit oriented development study in Walkers Square from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at Tribeca Cafe 1318 S 1st St during Harbor Fest.
Join Walnut Way for their annual Harvest Day Festival on Saturday, September 8, noon - 5:00 p.m. on 17th St. Live music, local food, and performers.
Saturday, September 8th from noon - 5 p.m. on W National Ave between 33rd & 35th St. Join Silver City neighbors and business owners for the 7th Annual Silver City International Festival to celebrate the cultural diversity of the neighborhood through food, music, and dance.
Every Thursday from 3 -6 p.m. June 21 - September 13 Near West Side Partners (NWSP) will be hosting a farmers market at 20th & Kilbourn in Avenues West. NWSP is committed to bringing fresh food options to the 50,000+ residents and employees of the Near West Side neighborhoods.
Monday, September 17th - 22nd. The Riverworks Business Improvement District invites everyone to the 5th Annual Riverworks Week where they are currently accepting applications for contestants to compete in the 4th Annual Dolphin Pool, which invites entrepreneurs to pitch their business concept in front of a live crowd and panel of expert judges.
Saturday, Sep 22nd – 29th. Menomonee Valley Partners and Potawatomi Hotel & Casino present Valley Week running from September 22 – 29. Explore and experience Milwaukee’s Menomonee Valley by participating in the week’s events, from a beer run, tours on land or in water, to dining al fresco at the Food Truck Festival, the week offers something to nature lovers, history enthusiasts, job seekers, and those looking for something unique to do.
Richard Rothstein, author of Color of law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America will speak to book clubs and community members about his groundbreaking book. He's coming to Milwaukee on Tuesday, October 16 from 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at the MATC Cooley Auditorium (1015 N 6th St.). Register today for FREE using the link above!