September 25, 2023

Evening Market season begins tonight in downtown Milwaukee

Evening Market 2022

The Milwaukee Evening Market returns tonight to Wisconsin Avenue in downtown Milwaukee’s Westown neighborhood.

The occasion, produced by Westown Affiliation, contains greater than 100 distributors, artists and performers. A wide range of native companies will line Wisconsin Avenue, that includes artists, restaurateurs, crafters and makers. This 12 months the occasion footprint has expanded to incorporate 2nd Avenue, creating room for a further 20 vendor spots.

The Milwaukee Evening Market will probably be held this 12 months tonight and on July 19, Aug. 16 and Sept. 13 from 5 to 10 p.m. on West Wisconsin Avenue between 2nd Avenue and Vel R. Phillips Avenue.

Westown Affiliation acquired the Evening Market model from NEWaukee, an area engagement company, who had produced the occasion since 2014. After the occasion’s cancelation in 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Westown Affiliation assumed manufacturing of the occasion, internet hosting a single Evening Market in 2021 and in 2022 held the occasion’s first full season since its hiatus in 2020.

“Milwaukee is called the Metropolis of Festivals, and we’re excited for the Milwaukee Evening Market, offered by Clover from Fiserv, to be a part of the esteemed lineup of summer season occasions,” stated Stacie Callies, govt director of Westown Affiliation. “4 occasions every year, the Evening Market creates a novel atmosphere proper within the coronary heart of the Westown neighborhood that can not be replicated. The sensation that you just get standing on the intersection of Wisconsin Avenue and MLK Drive, with hundreds of individuals supporting native companies and having fun with the stay leisure, is a particular expertise that must be on each Milwaukeean’s bucket record.”