5 Things to Do in Milwaukee This Week: Aug. 31-Sept. 3

Black Panther, painting pumpkins and more this week in Milwaukee.

1. Outdoor Movie & Taco Tuesday | Black Panther

TUESDAY STARTING AT 4 P.M. | 4610 W. FOND DU LAC AVE.

In honor of Chadwick Boseman, Mr. J’s Lounge Live Jazz Blues and R&B changed their outdoor movie night to feature Black Panther. It is also Taco Tuesday, which means $2 tacos, $5 nachos and $5 margaritas. Bring your own chair. 

2. Empty Event in Support of Entertainment and Hospitality Industries

TUESDAY FROM 9 P.M.-MIDNIGHT | FISERV FORUM PLAZA

If you’re in Milwaukee on Tuesday, more than 20 buildings will be lit in red to show solidarity with entertainment workers, hospitality workers and businesses that have been affected by COVID-19. The non-event includes a stage, video, lighting, tables, chairs, décor and buffets that will be empty and not allow admittance. There will be no employees working the event. 

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3. Summerfest Tech

WEDNESDAY FROM 8 A.M. TO 5 P.M.| ONLINE EVENT

This free, all-day event is aimed at educating, promoting and connecting people in the tech and business communities. This is the third year Summerfest has hosted this event, but the first time that it will be virtual. You can register online

4. Step-by-Step Painting | Stacked Pumpkins

WEDNESDAY FROM 7-9:30 P.M. | ONLINE AND IN-PERSON EVENT

It’s September now, so it’s no longer too soon for fall decor. Farmhouse Paint Bar & Banquet Hall is hosting a beginners acryllic painting class. The subject of the painting is a stack of three pumpkins – one white, one orange and one green. The class can be taken in person or online. 

5. Virtual Scavenger Hunt

ALL WEEK | THROUGHOUT MILWAUKEE

We’re extending our deadline! In our August issue, we created a Milwaukee Scavenger Hunt for readers to enjoy. We’ve pushed the submission deadline back so that readers have through Labor Day to enter for a chance to win a subscription to the magazine and a gift card that can be used to buy an enormous bloody mary. Submit your answers with us at milwaukeemag.com/mkescavengerhunt, or participate on Instagram using #MilMagScavengerHunt. 

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Allison Garcia is the Digital Editor for Milwaukee Magazine.