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Winter 2020 events in Milwaukee?

Milwaukee Events after New Year’s

The holidays are a jam-packed time with family get-togethers and local events abound. However, there is just as much cool stuff going on after the holidays that you don’t want to miss out on. Here’s a list for winter 2020 events in Milwaukee.

Cirque Du Soleil: AXEL

Where: Fiserv Forum (1111 Vel R. Philips Ave)


  • Thurs, Jan 9 – 7:30 PM
  • Fri, Jan 10 – 7:30 PM
  • Sat, Jan 11 – 3:30 PM; 7:30 PM
  • Sun, Jan 12 – 1:00 PM; 5:00 PM

What: This brilliant performance combines ice skating, acrobatics, live music, and stunning graphics. Be immersed in Axel and his cohort’s journey into the electrifying unknown. Cirque Du Soleil is renowned for its unique and stylistic presentation. You’ll be impressed, without a doubt.

How Much: $25 and up

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Milwaukee’s 14th Annual Chili Bowl

Where: Potawatomi Hotel & Casino (1721 W Canal St)

When: Sun, Jan. 26, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

What: Come taste Milwaukee’s top chefs’ and restaurants’ chili. There will be spicy, vegetarian, and traditional chilis available. VIP tickets give early access to the event, letting ticketholders get a two-hour head start on general admission tickets. VIPs also get a complimentary MKE Chili Bowl t-shirt. Both tickets include 8 chili cup samples. Bring two non-perishable canned goods to the Hunger Task Force and get 2 more chili cup samples.

How Much:

  • VIP: $38
  • General Admission: $20

Disney’s The Lion King Musical

Where: Uihlein Hall in The Marcus Center (929 N Water St)

When: Feb. 5 – Mar. 1

What: The Tony Award-winning rendition of Disney’s classic movie The Lion King is back on tour. One of the most popular musicals of all time, this one is sure to stun. Relive the ageless tale of redemption with award-winning choreography and music. This is a must for all ages. Tickets are first come, first serve.

How Much: $36 and up

New Year, New Ride

With the new year right around the corner, there’s no better time to get great deals on purchasing or leasing a new vehicle. Don’t worry about your credit, because we can get you pre-approved.