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INNOVATIVE YOUNG-AT-HEART

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HAPPENING ON THE EAST SIDE

Oriental Theatre Dec 09 NOCTURNAL ANIMALS Nocturnal Animals is a haunting romantic thriller of shocking intimacy and gripping tension that explores the thin lines between love and cruelty, and revenge and redemption.
Oriental Theatre Dec 09 ARRIVAL When mysterious spacecraft touch down across the globe, an elite team—led by expert linguist Louise Banks (Amy Adams)—is brought together to investigate.
The Back Room @ Colectivo Coffee Dec 09 Dead Horses + special guest TBD Following the release of their latest album, Cartoon Moon, Wisconsin Americana-bluegrass favorites, Dead Horses, will be headlining two nights at The Back Room @ Colectivo. Dead Horses have crafted a timeless sound, informed as much by modern folk as it is by the classics. Don’t miss them in this perfectly intimate performance.
G-Daddy's BBC Dec 09 AMA YAAS Live music each week at G-Daddys BBC. This week featuring AMA YAAS!
The Back Room @ Colectivo Coffee Dec 10 Dead Horses + special guest TBD Following the release of their latest album, Cartoon Moon, Wisconsin Americana-bluegrass favorites, Dead Horses, will be headlining two nights at The Back Room @ Colectivo. Dead Horses have crafted a timeless sound, informed as much by modern folk as it is by the classics. Don’t miss them in this perfectly intimate performance.
G-Daddy's BBC Dec 10 CHARLES WALKER BAND Live music each week at G-Daddys BBC. This week featuring Charles Walker Band!

FEATURED EAST SIDE BUSINESSES

Nine Below Nine Below Welcome to the world's first indoor, underground Maker's Golf Tavern. Nine Below offers you a chance to forge your own course. . . nine feet underground. And as proud citizens of the fair Brew City, there is one more element that is of the utmost importance: a fully-stocked bar. This is Wisconsin after all. Located in the heart of Milwaukee's East Side, we're ready to help you make your next date night, bachelor party, or corporate event a hole-in-one.
Jazz Estate Jazz Estate Located on Milwaukee's Eastside, the Estate has been hosting some of the best local and national jazz musicians for more than 40 years. Unassuming and intimate, the space feels more like a neighborhood cocktail joint than a national jazz venue but looks certainly can be deceiving. ​
The Waxwing The Waxwing The Waxwing features local art & handmade gifts at affordable prices & whenever possible, made out of refurbished or recycled materials. The Waxwing is currently home to over 100 local artists!
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.
 

EAST SIDE BUZZ

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Summer Soulstice
Tomato Romp
Black Cat Alley