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FASHIONABLE QUIRKY HISTORIC INNOVATIVE YOUNG-AT-HEART

FASHIONABLE QUIRKY HISTORIC
INNOVATIVE YOUNG-AT-HEART

We offer everything you need to enjoy life in Milwaukee in just a few blocks between the Lakefront and Milwaukee River.
The East Side Business Improvement District invites you to learn more about opportunities in this vibrant neighborhood.

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HAPPENING ON THE EAST SIDE

Oriental Theatre May 03 EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!! A “spiritual sequel” to the stoner hit Dazed and Confused, the comedy Everybody Wants Some!! is set in the world of 1980 college life and follows a group of friends as they navigate their way through the freedoms and responsibilities of unsupervised adulthood.
Oriental Theatre May 03 MILES AHEAD Miles Ahead is a wildly entertaining and moving exploration of one of 20th century music’s creative geniuses, Miles Davis, featuring a career-defining performance by Don Cheadle (Hotel Rwanda, Crash) in the title role.
VON TRIER May 03 Quizmaster Trivia Play the weekly trivia quiz and compete for prizes every Tuesday.
The East Side May 08 Sunday Brunch Time to take it down a notch and enjoy a long brunch at one of several East Side places. Each offering a different atmosphere, creative dishes, brunch drink specials & more. We've got a list of options..
Waxwing May 08 Metal Stamping Workshop In this Metal Stamping workshop you will be offered two pieces of metal to make two necklaces or a pair of earrings. Steel numbers, letters, and an array of shapes and symbols are hammered into pieces of brass to create your own custom piece of jewelry. You will learn to patina your metal, polish, and finish the jewelry to completion. All supplies provided and no previous jewelry making experience is required.
VON TRIER May 10 Quizmaster Trivia Play the weekly trivia quiz and compete for prizes every Tuesday.

FEATURED EAST SIDE BUSINESSES

Beans and Barley Beans and Barley A specialty deli, market and full restaurant specializing in all things healthy, delicious and vegetarian-abundant.
Kashou  Carpets Kashou Carpets Milwaukee's oldest & most trusted name in carpets since 1910. For nearly a century Kashou Carpets has continued to offer unparalleled service. The greatest selections!
The Hotel Foster The Hotel Foster Themed as a prohibition-era hotel lobby bar with antiques, crafted cocktails and a carefully curated selection of beers from around the world. Live music, film screenings and other creative happenings take place here.
Izumi's Izumi's Milwaukee's Premier Japanese Sushi & Izakaya Restaurant

EAST SIDE NEWS

New Businesses To The East Side

New Businesses To The East Side

The East Side Business Improvement District works to enhance the E. North Ave neighborhood's appeal to businesses and customers. Businesses like Beans & Barley, The Oriental Theater and Kashou Carpets thrive as traditional mainstays, and now we are pleased to welcome several new businesses to The East Side.
 

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