Summer is far from over with everything from movies to bike rides to hip-hop and more going on this August.
Angels in the Outfield
➸ Aug. 5
This ultra-kid friendly film series kicks off at the Peck Pavilion with the 1994 baseball classic.
Polish Moon Bike Ride
➸ Aug. 6
An eight-mile route beneath the city’s two moons takes you through both Polish and Latino neighborhoods. The jaunt begins at 5 p.m. in front of Wayward Kitchen in Walker’s Point.
Ignite: A Hip-Hop Dance Experience
➸ Aug. 6-7
Local hip-hop crews bring pop and locking to the Danceworks Studio Theatre.
Carlos Adames Group
➸ Aug. 11
The South Milwaukee Farmers Market offers music as fresh as the summer strawberries, and this month’s upbeat selection – filled with Rat Rod drums and cymbals – will not disappoint.
Fish Fry & A Flick
➸ Aug. 12, 19; Sept. 9
The summer movie series (this year’s offerings are Deadpool, Trainwreck and Star Wars: The Force Awakens, respectively) is fast becoming the city in a nutshell: good beer, great fish fry, and an unbeatable lake view (courtesy of Discovery World).
Nosebleeds Record Release Show
➸ Aug. 16
Soul Low releases their long-awaited Nosebleeds at the Miramar Theatre with help from uber-talented rapper-poet milo and surfy garage rockers The Pukes.
2016 Arthritis Foundation’s Run/Walk to Irish Fest
➸ Aug. 20
Journey to Irish Fest via this 5K where costumes are not just allowed, but encouraged.
Refashion for Life 2016
This fashion and home furnishings show at Callen Construction benefits Elena’s House, which provides shelter and support for people with HIV.
Taste of Hope
➸ Aug. 28
Eat brunch for dinner at La Merenda in the name of fundraising for blood cancer research and support services.
➸ Through Oct. 1
Milwaukee artists on the rise, like paper sculptor Julie VonDerVellen, painter Katie Ryan and a handful of others, converge in RedLine Milwaukee to show off their latest creations.