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.
Oriental TheatreJul 25EAT THAT QUESTION: FRANK ZAPPA IN HIS OWN WORDS Iconoclastic composer and musician Frank Zappa was an unforgettable character, aggravating and fascinating, whose music never became “popular,” but who had an enthusiastic worldwide following, including in Lithuania where fans erected a statue of him.
Oriental TheatreJul 25WIENER-DOGWelcome to the doghouse! The latest hilariously biting comedy from writer/director Todd Solondz (Happiness, Welcome to the Dollhouse) is a twisted Lassie for misanthropes.
The East SideJul 31Sunday BrunchTime 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..
Rascals On MurrayJul 31Karaoke Sunday NightsIt's KARAOKE SUNDAY!! Stop by tonight and sing your heart out at Rascal's on Murray.
The East SideAug 07Sunday BrunchTime 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..
The Back Room @ Colectivo CoffeeAug 07 Sean Hayes + special guest Derik HultquistThere is something raw and down-home about this music. Simple and straightforward the piano, guitar, drums, bass, occasional horns and back-up singing surround his warm, vibrato laden voice that leads the way down “side street alleys” or to “that spot with the jukebox where we can sing your favorite tune.”
FEATURED EAST SIDE BUSINESSES
Beans and BarleyA specialty deli, market and full restaurant specializing in all things healthy, delicious and vegetarian-abundant.
Kashou CarpetsMilwaukee'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 FosterThemed 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'sMilwaukee's Premier Japanese Sushi & Izakaya Restaurant
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.