Key Milwaukee

December 2013

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

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SPECIAL EVENTS Hit all the hot spots. Complete address of sites and phone numbers are listed with first mention. Telephone Area Code 414 unless shown otherwise. Please confirm events when possible; listings are subject to change. For a complete list of 2014 events, visit THE NUTCRACKER SUITE HOLIDAY SHOW, through Jan. 5; Mitchell Park Conservatory, The Domes. The popular ballet is reinterpreted as the holiday floral show. Poinsettias surround a 30-foot holiday tree. Stroll past scenes of toy soldiers in battle with mice, the enchanting Land of Snow and the Land of Sweets. A GRAND AVENUE CHRISTMAS, through Jan. 5; Pabst Mansion, 2000 W. Wisconsin Ave. 931-0808. MILWAUKEE COUNTY WINTER FARMERS MARKET, Saturdays, through April 19; Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory, "The Domes," 524 S. Layton Blvd. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. SESAME STREET LIVE, Nov. 29-Dec. 1; BMO Harris Bradley Center, 1001 N. 4th St. 800-745-3000, CEDARBURG FESTIVE FRIDAY EVES, Fridays, Nov. 29, Dec. 6, 13, 20; Cedar Creek Settlement, Washington Ave. and Bridge Rd. in Historic Cedarburg. Series of free, family-oriented special evening events during the holiday season. 866-626-7005. TWILIGHT TOURS, Nov. 29, Dec. 20; Pabst Mansion, 2000 W. Wisconsin Ave. Costumed guides, elaborately decorated rooms, Victorian holiday history, and warm refreshments. 5-7 p.m. Tickets 931-0808. See page 38. Breakaway to Brookfield! Minutes from Milwaukee, just off I- 94. With 13 hotels, 200+ shopping opportunities and 150+ restaurants, you'll see why we say "Brookfield--stay, shop, eat and have fun!" SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY, Nov. 30; Locally owned businesses throughout the Milwaukee metro area. GRAFTON'S BREAKFAST WITH SANTA, Nov. 30; Circle B Recreation Center, 6261 Hwy. 60, Cedarburg. Buffet style breakfast with Santa and friends by Grafton Lions Club. 7:30-10 a.m. 262-377-1650 (reservations). GRAFTON 34th ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARADE, Nov. 30; Downtown Grafton. Holiday floats, marching units, bands, South Shore Drill Team and Santa Claus. 11 a.m. 262-377-1650. SANTA COMES TO SPRECHER BREWERY, Dec. 1 & 8; Santa is in the Gift Shop at 10 a.m., with tours running from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Arrive 45 minutes early for photos and Santa. Charge includes tour, soda and beer samples, commemorative glass, visit and photo with Santa. Reservations at 964-2739 or MAM FREE ONLINE SHIPPING, Dec. 2-19; Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Dr. Free shipping on all orders over $25 to a continental U.S. address at the online Museum Store. 224-3200. 800-388-1835 Follow us on Twitter and visit our page on Facebook Say goodbye to your old routine. Breakaway! To Brookfield, Wisconsin 12 MYTHBUSTERS: BEHIND THE MYTHS, Dec. 4; Milwaukee Theatre, 500 W. Kilbourn Ave. Featuring Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage, co-hosts of the Emmy-nominated Discovery series. 7:30 p.m. TARGET FREE FIRST THURSDAY, Dec. 5; Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Dr. No admission charge all day from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. 224-3200.

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