Key Milwaukee

October 2015

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

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L I F T A S T E I N OKTOBERFEST u While Oktoberfest is traditionally celebrated in September, celebrations in the metro area continue in October. These events are the perfect place to experience Old World hospitality! World hospitality! BEER GARDENS 11 1 1 OKTOBERFEST MILWAUKEE feels like you're in Munich. This family-friendly event is hosted by the Bavarian Soccer Club. Enjoy German brass bands, folk dancing, singing, yodeling and dancing. Foods available for purchase include bratwurst, spanferkel, rollbraten and fruit strudel. Alpine- style pavilion with picnic tables and benches seating up to 2,000 in the scenic wooded park. Final weekend Oct. 2-3 Old Heidelberg Park 700 W. Lexington Blvd. GLENDALE 2 MILWAUKEE OKTOBERFEST at the Marcus Center grounds and Pere Marquette Park in downtown, fills both sides of the Milwaukee River with beer gardens, music and food. The Marcus Center Grounds features food and beverage by Sazama's Fine Catering at their River's Edge Patio. Options include Friday Fish Fry, Spanferkel on Saturday and German breakfast on Sunday morning. Also Saz's serves pulled pork, chicken sandwiches, grilled jumbo brats on pretzel rolls and chicken schnitzel sandwiches. Events include the MKE Oktoberfest Market on Saturday and Harvest Mass on Sunday. Oct. 1-4 - Pere Marquette Park: 4:30-11pm Thurs / noon-11 pm Fri. & Sat. / noon-6pm Sun. Marcus Center: noon-11pm Fri. & Sat. / 10am-2pm Sun. DOWNTOWN 2 Beer gardens in Milwaukee traditionally bring people together in a relaxed setting. u HUBBARD PARK Offers a rotating selection of ten beers. Live music during Oktoberfest Sept. 24-Oct. 4. 3-10pm Mon.-Fri., noon-10pm Sat. & Sun. through Oct. SHOREWOOD u ESTABROOK PARK Modeled after beer gardens in Munich. Noon-10pm through Sept. Reduced hours in Oct. GLENDALE u THE LANDING AT HOYT PARK 3-9pm Wed.-Fri., noon-9pm Sat-Sun. Open through Oct. WAUWATOSA u HUMBOLDT PARK Oktoberfest is celebrated through Oct. 4, Noon-10pm. BAYVIEW u SOUTH SHORE TERRACE Gas fire pits add ambiance and warmth during fall. 4-10pm Wed.-Fri, 11am-10pm Sat.-Sun. through Oct. BAYVIEW

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