Key Milwaukee

July 2013

An A-Z visitors guide to Milwaukee Wisconsin. Sponsored by Key Magazine Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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KEY GALLERIES THE 26-YEAR-OLD Gallery Night and Day is Milwaukee's two-day premier art event for both the experienced art connoisseur and most beginning admirer. This world-class event consistently features more than 50 venues to explore throughout the downtown Milwaukee area four times a year. This month's event will be held 5-9 p.m. Friday, July 26, and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, July 27. During Gallery Night and Day, you can park at a reduced rate in the Historic Third Ward parking structures at 212 N. Milwaukee St. and 225 E. Chicago St. Catch a ride on one of two free Gallery Night Xpress shuttle routes Friday from 5-9 p.m. The East Town/Historic Third Ward Route can be boarded at 212 N. Milwaukee St. (parking structure), The Pfister Hotel, Hotel Metro, InterContinental Milwaukee and 225 E. Chicago St. (parking structure). The HarleyDavidson Museum Route can be boarded at 225 E. Chicago St., Young & Erie St (Catalano Square), The Iron Horse Hotel and the Harley-Davidson Museum. For strategic gallery-stop planning, find a participant map and list at RIVERVIEW ANTIQUE MARKET, 175 S. Water St. just across the Milwaukee River from the Historic Third Ward, is the destination for vintage art and photos from the area's leading antique dealers. We love venturing north to Cedarburg, The area has a historic, picturesque look that has inspired scores of artists. Be sure to explore THE PINK LLAMA GALLERY ( which has an address of W62 N580 Washington Ave., but is entered through the rear porch across the street from the red and white pagoda. CEDAR CREEK POTTERY in Cedarburg's Cedar Creek Settlement features handcrafted work of artists from Wisconsin and beyond. Also in the historic Settlement, LA DIVA offers jewelry crafted by the owner and features artwork that is perfect for gifts. LEAP OF FAITH inspires with its nurturing atmosphere and artwork from around the world. In picturesque Port Washington, visit BLUE HERON ARTISAN'S GALLERY. The gallery at 102 E. Pier St., located in a 1929 fire station building. Snap, Pixel & Pop opens July 5, with a reception from 5-7 p.m. This all media show is inspired by 1980s art and will feature neon, neon, fluorescent, bold, geometric, color blocking, pixeling and pop art. Tasting Room & Free Tours! Great Lakes Distillery is Tasting Room Hours: now open for 11am-10pm & Monday-Thursday tastings free Saturday 11am-Midnight Friday &tours. Our Tasting room is open Mon - Sat. Sunday 11am-8pm 414 431 8683 © Great Lakes Distillery Milwaukee, WI | Vodka 40% ABV | Gin 44% ABV | Whiskey 43% ABV | Rum 45% ABV 32

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