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Sports + Entertainment
Walk across the street from the hotel to the Deer District, a brand-new destination for NBA games in Milwaukee. Catch world-class concerts, comedy shows, and family events at this bustling hub for dining, nightlife, and live entertainment in downtown Milwaukee.
American Family Field
Catch Major League Baseball at this popular stadium, formerly known as Miller Park, located within ten minutes of the hotel. Stop by early on game day to visit the Walk of Fame and Wall of Honor where Milwaukee’s best players are enshrined or take a tour during the offseason.
Try your luck on 3,000 slot machines, table games including blackjack and baccarat, off-track betting, and high-stakes bingo at this casino located within ten minutes of the hotel. Check out the event calendar for live entertainment and concerts.
Walk just minutes to conventions, expos, and conferences at the Baird Center, formerly the Wisconsin Center, located adjacent to the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena. Along with corporate events, the center hosts concerts, shows, and live entertainment in downtown Milwaukee.
Milwaukee County Zoo
Spend the day encountering the animal kingdom and more than 3,100 inhabitants representing 400 species. Visit the reptile center, aviary, penguin exhibits, and big cat country or take the kids to the family farm featuring educational presentations.
Check out this eco-friendly brewery located along the Milwaukee River, within five minutes of the hotel, for pub grub, brewery tours, and tastings. Sip on snacks and seasonal, gluten-free, and limited-edition beers on the lakefront patio.
Stay with us for Milwaukee’s premier summer music festival, taking place along Lake Michigan. See world-class musicians from all different genres perform across a dozen stages, along with an emerging artist showcase.
Veterans Park, along Lake Michigan's shore, offers a kite store, large open grassy areas, a section of the paved Oak Leaf Trail, and a 14-acre lagoon with paddle boat rentals. To commemorate each branch of the military services, Veterans Park features a court of honor. Veterans Park is also home to the annual Harley Davidson Homecoming event and music festival.
Milwaukee Art Museum
Explore more than 30,000 pieces at Milwaukee’s original art gallery. Admire works from 15th Century Europe to modern American art, experience unique exhibits, and check out the remarkable award-winning architecture of the museum’s pavilion.
Milwaukee Public Market
Experience one of downtown Milwaukee’s most unique food and shopping destination. Pick up everything from artisanal cheeses and ethnic spices to unique meal combinations, which you can enjoy at the Palm Garden., or take a cooking class.
Harley Davidson Museum
Live more than a century of motorcycling history at this iconic museum that offers plenty of activities and things to do with kids. Rev up engines, take an old-timey photo with the founders of Harley-Davidson, or build a bike in the virtual chopper shop.
Miller High Life Theatre
Walk down the road to this historic venue for concerts, plays, Broadway shows, and a host of eclectic performances including political events, comedy, and graduation ceremonies for nearby colleges in Milwaukee.
Located within a ten-minute walk of the hotel, this creative space founded by screenwriter John Ridley is a unique place to experience the arts. Features include a screening room, gallery, performance stage, a rooftop, and a full calendar of events.
Amped is Milwaukee's first & finest private suite karaoke bar with a side of meetings & events unlike any other.
Don’t miss a tour of this historic home of the Pabst Brewing Company founder, Captain Frederick Pabst. Browse artifacts in the museum and take in the neo-Renaissance architecture of the mansion, built in 1890 and meticulously restored.
Food + Drink
Pilot Project is a unique brewery, tap room, and restaurant, as well as a launching pad for start-up brewers without a home of their own.
Central Waters Brewery
Visit the brand-new Milwaukee brewery and taproom for inventive craft beers with favorites like Honey Blonde Ale.
Located walking distance to the hotel, this quintessential grub-pub serves burgers, beers, and a slew of peanuts in a fun and festive environment where patrons are encouraged to add to the extensive collection of wall graffiti art.
Jackson’s Pub1 Mile Away
Located in the historic Pabst Brewery, taste all Wisconsin has to offer with 13 local beers on tap, a dynamic food menu, and brunch options.
Colleges and Universities
Marquette University.5 Miles
Located just a few blocks from the hotel, Marquette University is a Catholic, Jesuit university located near the heart of downtown Milwaukee, Wis., that offers a comprehensive range of majors in 11 nationally and internationally recognized colleges and schools.
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee4 Miles
UWM is the largest university in the Milwaukee metropolitan area and a member of the University of Wisconsin System. It is also one of the two doctoral degree-granting public universities and the second largest university in Wisconsin.
Milwaukee School of Engineering.6 MILES AWAYles
Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) is a private, non-profit university offering bachelor's and master's degrees in engineering, business, and nursing.
Milwaukee Area Technical College.3 MILES AWAYles
Milwaukee Area Technical College is a public two-year vocational-technical college based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. MATC offers day, evening, and weekend classes at campuses in downtown Milwaukee,