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What’s Going on in Milwaukee This Month?

July 2017 Events and Activities in Milwaukee WI

It’s summer in Wisconsin which means getting outside and enjoying the warm weather while it lasts. Whether we want to admit it or not, it seems as though summer is already almost halfway over. Don’t fear because there is still plenty of things to do and going on in the Milwaukee area. Take a look at the July events and activities in Milwaukee, WI and plan your evenings and weekends with the best things going on in the local community.  

Milwaukee Firkin Beer Fest 

  • July 22, 2017

Milwaukee Firkin Fest is a celebration of Milwaukee beer where visitors can sample over 150 brews. The festival is July 22nd from 3-7:30 pm. Aside from a large selection on beers to sample there will also be live entertainment from The Squeezettes, a historic Milwaukee Brewing display, a beer memorabilia tent and more. Check out the website to get tickets today.

Milwaukee Brewfest 

  • July 29, 2017

Come down to the 8th annual Milwaukee Brewfest on July 29th. Sample over 100 drinks from craft beers, ciders, meads and more. The event goes from 3 to 7 pm. Tickets can be purchased on the website. Be sure to get tickets soon as they are selling quickly!

Old Fashioned Farm Fair at Elegant Farmer 

  • July 15-16, 2017

Bring out the kids to Elegant Farmer for their Old Fashioned Farm Fair event. They can take place in the pie eating contest, enjoy a hayride or pony ride and more. There will be an antique tractor display, a train ride and food available from farm-fresh roasted corn, grilled brats and hot dogs, caramel corn, old-fashioned candies and more.

Bastille Days 

  • July 13-16, 2017

Milwaukee’s popular French festival, Bastille Days takes place at Cathedral Square Park from July 13th to 16th. This free festival has live music, an international marketplace, chef and wine demos, French and Cajun cuisine, a signature 43-foot Eiffel Tower replica and more.

Gothic Milwaukee Historical Haunted Walking Tour 

  • All month

Running throughout the month, the Gothic Milwaukee walking tour explores downtown Milwaukee and reveals the dark secrets and eerie sightings of the city. This is one of the city’s most fun historical attractions and is great for visitors or locals! Check out the website for ticket information.

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Perfect Family-Friendly Summer Events in the Area

Summer is practically here which means kids are out of school and the days will be filled with sunshine, beach picnics and more. A popular event in Wisconsin that has been growing over the years is farm breakfasts events. These are great family-friendly events where the family can enjoy a nice breakfast and children can interact with farm animals and other farm related activities! Are you trying to find a farm breakfast event near you? Check out these events going on this summer in the Milwaukee area.
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