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Sunday, June 8, 2008

Today @ 139 W. Grand Ave. in Port Washington

Last call for pirate-themed cruises. Today the Port Pirate Festival at 139 W. Grand Ave. in Port Washington walks the proverbial plank, wrapping up its weekend-long run today. Admission is free (though there are fees for some activities), and in addition to cruises there will be a buccaneer bash, historical displays . . .
Sunday, June 8, 2008

Today @ the St. John Vainney Catholic Church - 11 a.m.

Summer in Milwaukee means festivals, but while it’s the major outdoor music festivals that get the most attention, it’s the small church festivals that are the festival season’s backbone, offering cheap entertainment for families without the stress of the crowded downtown gatherings. St. John Vianney Parish Festival . . .
Sunday, June 8, 2008

Today @ Locust Street - 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

From its modest beginnings as a neighborhood festival with an understated bohemian streak, the annual Locust Street Festival of Music and Art, now in its 32nd year, has blossomed into one of the city’s most crowded outdoor gatherings as revelers from around the county flock to Milwaukee’s ever-trendy neighborhood . . .
Saturday, June 7, 2008

Today @ 139 W. Grand Ave. in Port Washington

Perhaps your only chance to cruise a 150-foot, four-masted schooner whilst it’s under siege by pirates (or whilst it’s not, depending on which cruise you sign up for), the Port Pirate Festival runs this weekend from through Sunday at 139 W. Grand Ave. in Port Washington. Admission is free (though there . . .
06.01.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
The RiverSplash! festival's Saturday night ended with gun shots, one of which hit an 18-year-old. A Milwaukee Journal Sentinel item paints an ugly picture of the event, interviewing multiple scared attendees. Tonight's 9 p.m. Fox 6 news broadcast, somewhat surprisingly, led with a less sensational version of the story which suggested the shooting was essentially an abberation. So which account ...
Friday, April 4, 2008

Summerfest

It makes sense that readers would deem Summerfest the best place in Milwaukee to people watch, since no other event in the city draws a better cross section of people—or, for that matter, more people period.
11.14.2007 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Prince Ali ft. Casual, Planet Asia and Keith Murray - "The Majors" It’s easy to see why the Late Night Hype Show guys are salivating over this track: Four great, cult emcees from totally different cliques team up over one of the best beats of the year. Lupe Fiasco – "Superstar" [The real music video hasn’t leaked to YouTube yet, but is posted here] With its electro polish, blue-eyed ...

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