Key Milwaukee

February 2018

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

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Page 6 of 51 7 Cedarburg Winter Festival g compete for cash prizes and an appearance on the Wine & Harvest Festival main stage in September. Grown-up fun is on tap Saturday evening from 7-9pm at Cool Brew & Tunes, a beer and food tasting featuring live music. The event is at the Cedarburg Community Center and includes craft beers tasting, appetizers from local restaurants, a raffle and live music. (Participants are invited to dress as a favorite Superhero!) Tickets are available online or at the door. Sunday morning, enjoy the Pancake Breakfast at the Community Center, 8-11:30am with local superheroes from the Fire and Police Departments. At 10:30am, the "under 7 set" ventures outdoors to hunt for treats. Also on Sunday, top dogs compete in the Dog Weight Pull Competition from 10am- 4pm. Throughout the weekend, merchants feature special sales, live music and family activities. The Shops of Cedar Creek Settlement feature live music on Saturday and Sunday, with Cedar Creek Winery offering complimentary sampling and the Settlement's boutique shops welcoming browsers. On the way out enjoy a stop at the Anvil Pub & Grille's outdoor bar and chili bar. Beautifully preserved 19th century architecture makes Cedarburg a popular destination. The entire downtown was named to the National Register of Historic Places in the mid-1980s. Stone buildings, picturesque churches and Victorian homes create a delightful spot for strolling, shopping and dining. BMO Harris Bank is the premier festival sponsor. For more information, phone (262) 377-9620 or visit Visit the website to register for the festival's competitions. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram. The fun continues with the following events sponsored by Festivals of Cedarburg, Inc. Strawberry Festival June 23-24 All about the "Art on the Avenue" arts and crafts shows, live music, great food and of course, everything strawberry. Wine & Harvest Festival Sept. 15-16 Highlights include a farmer's market, "Art on the Avenue," Cedar Creek Winery's award-winning wines, Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off, Giant Pumpkin Regatta, grape stomping and more. Oktoberfest Oct. 13-14 Celebrates the heritage of Cedarburg's founding fathers. Crowds gather for authentic German foods, bands, dancers and contests. FESTIVALs FESTIVALs

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