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Jun
14
Fri
Milwaukee Art Museum / Nares: Moves @ Milwaukee Art Museum
Jun 14 @ 10:15 am – Oct 6 @ 11:00 pm

Nares: Moves
June 14–October 6, 2019
Baker/Rowland Galleries
Nares: Moves is the first retrospective on the contemporary New York-based artist James Nares (b. 1953) and reveals a significant career bringing motion into the spotlight. The exhibition is organized by the Milwaukee Art Museum and will premiere June 14 to October 6, 2019. In addition to being the first retrospective for Nares, it is also the first to explore in depth the artist’s films as central to his artistic practice. The exhibition and accompanying catalogue celebrate the key projects of this prolific, perpetual inventor and establish Nares as an important contemporary artist.

Jun
19
Wed
M.S.O Associate Conductor Yaniv Dinur @ WMSE
Jun 19 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Conductor Yaniv Dinur joins Sid to talk about his upcoming performance at Chill on The Hill – Tuesday, June 25.

Jun
20
Thu
Enderis Park – Concert on the Green – Summer Kick Off – 5 Card Studs @ Enderis Park
Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Since 2005 the Enderis Park Neighborhood Association (EPNA) has hosted Concerts on the Green, an outdoor summer concert series.  Kicking the summer concert series off will be Leah Jee along with Rock-n-Roll Classics by 5 Card Studs. Food for purchase by Bunzel’s Meats and Catering.

Jun
21
Fri
MKE Boatline Concerts – Friday – Devils Teeth / Undercover Organism
Jun 21 @ 8:30 pm – Jun 22 @ 10:30 pm

It’s a great day for a Boat Ride!

 

On Friday – Get ready to have a blast with Milwaukee’s favorite dystopian beach party band: Devils Teeth.  For fans of Dick Dale, Man Or Astro-Man? and The Mummies.

 

On Saturday – Blending electronic loops and samples with live instrumentation, Undercover Organism creates a sound they call live electronic jam fusion

Jun
22
Sat
Dummerfest @ Xray Arcade
Jun 22 @ 12:00 pm – 11:00 pm

The Dumbest Fest in the Midwest Returns for 2019

THE LAWRENCE ARMS
DIRECT HIT
LA ARMADA
THE LIPPIES
RIO TURBO
NATO COLES & THE BLUE DIAMOND BAND
KALI MASI
THE PUNCHLINES
THE AMERICAN DEAD
DEVON KAY & THE SOLUTIONS
ENGINES
SLAUGHTER RULE
HUMMIN BIRD

plus
DEAD MAN’S CARNIVAL
and
THE ROYAL DUMBLE
Legacy Pro Wrestling Pre-Party on Friday, 6/21

Visit xrayarcade.com/calendar/2019/06/22/dummerfest for tickets, and more details as they come

Summer Soulstice – WMSE Presents The Murray Stage! @ Murray Street
Jun 22 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join WMSE on the East Side at Summer Soulstice on Saturday, June 22. We will once agian sponsor the Murray Stage. Local bands – Benny P Trio, Versio Curs, Zach Pietrini, Bryan Cherry, Soulfoot Mombits, Bootleg Bessie, and Chicken Wire Empire will perform. Join in all the fun Summer Souslstice has to offer but be sure to stop by and say hi. We’ll be there starting at Noon! For more information. please go to wmse.org

Jun
23
Sun
Mindwebs – “The Show Must Go On,” by James Causey @ 91.7FM WMSE
Jun 23 @ 12:00 am – 12:30 am

Hosted by Michael Hanson, these stories of speculative fiction are just the right combination of mystery and spooky.

The Show Must Go On by James Causey “When androids can do anything better than man, the only thing left for man is hate.  Or can a performance change all of that?”

Mindwebs reairs Sunday’s at 8AM

Garlic Fest 2019 @ Braise Restaurant
Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

We take over a block in Walker’s Point to celebrate all things garlic! Drinks from local distillers and brewers are also available including the Braise Green Garlic Bloody Ma

Boogie Band DJ Barry will spin and MC, bands The Tritonics and Cullah will perform and of course there will be the garlic eating contest! All the fun kicks off at Noon. Racine Zoo will be on site w their Pop Up Petting Zoo, as well as Face Painting & games for the Kids.

We take over a block in Walker’s Point to celebrate all things garlic! Local restaurant and food vendors in the neighborhood will be dishing up their favorite garlic cuisine. Drinks from local distillers and brewers are also available including the Braise Green Garlic Bloody Ma

Jun
26
Wed
Summerfest 2019 @ Summerfest Grounds
Jun 26 @ 4:00 pm – Jul 7 @ 11:30 pm

Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance in Milwaukee Wisconsin hosts over 800 bands and 900000 fans over 11 days on 11 different stages.

Go here for a full list of bands playing “North America’s Largest Music Festival.”

Jun
28
Fri
Summerfest – College Pride Day @ Summerfest
Jun 28 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Friday, June 28 is Show Your College Pride Day at Summerfest!  Show your Raider Pride and wear your MSOE hat or T-shirt to get in free from Noon to 3 p.m.  Listen to WMSE for your chance to win the Sound Choice t-shirt celebrating WMSE & MSOE’s life-long partnership.  This cool “Sound Decision,” T-shirt will get you into Summer Fest for free on June 28.  We’ll see you at Summerfest!