10 Things To Do In Milwaukee This Week: Jan. 20-23

Feeling a little blue after this weekend’s Packer loss? Here are some events to make the most of this week.

 

 

1.

Milwaukee Museum Week

All Week | Multiple Museum Locations

Milwaukee Museum week features 17 different museums around the area. Don’t miss out on special programming, youth free ticket day, and National Museum Selfie Day! If you do choose to participate, use the #NationalMuseumSelfieDay on Tuesday when you post. Here’s our guide to which events you should definitely check out.

Photo courtesy of Visit Milwaukee


 

 

2.

Bucks vs. Chicago Bulls 

Monday at 4 P.M. | Fiserv Forum (1111 Vel R Phillips Ave.)

If you’re as sad as we are about the big Packer loss this weekend, here’s your chance at some Wisconsin pride redemption. #FearTheDeer

Photo courtesy of Jeff Phelps, Milwaukee Bucks


 

 

3.

MLK Gallery Talk

Monday at 2 P.M. | Marquette University (1250 W. Wisconsin Ave.)

You may have today off. In that case, make your way over to the Haggarty Museum of Art to listen to Dr. Cedric Burrows discuss Joel Sternfeld’s photograph of the National Civil Rights Museum.

Photo courtesy of the National Archives.


 

 

4.

Milwaukee Admirals vs. Belleville Senators

Tuesday at 7 P.M. | UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena (400 West Kilbourn)

Don’t miss out on this match-up or the $5 Taco Tuesday promotion.

Photo via Visit Milwaukee


 

 

5.

Throwing Spaghetti

Tuesday at 7 P.M. | Kochanski’s Concertina Beer Hall (1920 S 37th St.)

This is more than your typical night at a live music bar. You’ll catch unique live music, comedy and even some audience participation.


 

 

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Photo courtesy of Getty Images

Winter Camping Workshop

Tuesday at 6 P.M. | Brookfield REI (13100 W. Capitol Dr.)

Wishing it were summer so you could get back to outdoor activities? Us too. In this hands-on workshop you’re able to learn how to make camping a year-round activity. Best part is there is no experience required and all gear is provided.


 

 

7.

BTC Cinderella

Tuesday-Thursday | Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts (19805 W. Capitol Dr.)

An opera-filled Cinderella story with a woven in cultural twist. Recommended to ages K-4, but to be loved by all ages.


 

 

8.

Hot Wing Challenge

Wednesday | Lakefront Brewery Beer Hall  (1872 N. Commerce St.)

If you’re looking for some heat after this past weekend’s snow storm, this is the place to be. Lakefront Brewery is celebrating National Hot Sauce Day with its’ first Hot Wing Challenge. If you can beat the heat, you’ll be taking home free beer and swag.

Photo courtesy of Lakefront Brewery


 

 

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Photo via event listing

Benjamin Gibbard

Thursday at 8 P.M. | Pabst Theater (144 East Wells St.)

Singer, songwrite, and guitarist of Death Cab for Cutie, Benjamin Gibbard, will be performing solo. Don’t miss out on your chance to see him live.


 

 

10.

Essential Oils Make-and-Take at the Domes

Thursday at 5 P.M. | Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory (524 S. Layton Blvd)

Learn an introduction to essential oil safety body care, and medicinal use in this make-and-take workshop.

Mitchell Park Conservatory, Milwaukee.


Milwaukee Magazine’s weekend guide will come out on Thursday with events for Friday through Sunday.

For More Milwaukee Events Check Out Our Milwaukee Events Calendar

 

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Morgan is a 2020 MilMag intern. She's Minnesota born, but has a Milwaukee heart. An Alverno College undergraduate and will be graduating in December 2020 . Follow her on social media @morgan_lemner