10 Things to Do in Milwaukee This Weekend: Jan. 10-12

The weather may not be promising this weekend, but these events sure are. Here are 10 things to do in Milwaukee this weekend.




Cirque du Soleil – Axel

Fiserv Forum (1111 Vel R Phillips Ave.) | Multiple Showtimes

Watch Axel on ice perform exhilarating acrobatics to live music and graphics.





Midwinter Gaming Convention

Hilton Milwaukee City Center (509 W. East Wisconsin Ave.) | Thursday-Sunday

Attend the Midwinter Gaming Convention to celebrate 20 years of gaming.




National Geographic Live

Marcus Center (929 N. Water St.) | Friday at 7:30 P.M

Immerse yourself in the wonders of the world with lectures from Nat Geo photographers, authors and content creators to get behind the scenes information on stories involving their work.




Astrology Birthday Party

Lost Whale (2151 S. Kinnickinnic Ave.) | Friday at 9:00 P.M.

Feeling ambitious this weekend? It’s probably because it’s Capricorn season! Celebrate all of your Capricorn friends and kick-off the first month of the new year with throwback fashion. Theme? Steampunk Ghosts (don’t forget to bring your dance moves).

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The Snowy Day and Other Stories by Ezra Jack Keats

Milwaukee Youth Arts Center (325 W. Walnut St.) | Saturday (check website for available times)

This story will make you remember the small joys in a child’s life, detailing the wonders of the first fresh snowfall of the season. An engaging, free event geared toward families with younger children ages 3-7.





Waukesha Expo Market

Waukesha County Exposition Center (1000 Northview Rd.) | Saturday at 9 A.M.

Get out of the house the weekend and treat yourself to some hidden gems from this quirky little flea market. Adults: $5 or $3 with two non-perishable food items.




Milwaukee Pizza Bus Tour

Caradaro Club (5010 W. Vliet St., Wauwatosa) | Saturday at 6 P.M.

Did someone say pizza?! Sample varying types of this cheesy delicacy while learning the history of its origins within our town.

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Greater Wisconsin RV & Camping Show

Wisconsin Center (400 W. Wisconsin Ave.) | Friday at 10 A.M.

Attention all RV enthusiasts! Plan your next vacation with the help of this exhibition. It features everything from spot loan approval to seminars to make your next RV trip the best one yet!