The websites below are among many with useful area info. We recommend event managers visit these sites and list them in materials and/or link to them from your event site, for the benefit of attendees. Wherever possible, “deep links” will take you directly to the best information.
Hotels, restaurants, attractions, events, maps, convention services and official visitor information:
Dining, entertainment, attractions, events, etc., with reviews and commentary:
Attractions, events, transportation, government, media and more:
Downtown parking information and interactive parking finder:
Airline schedules, maps and information about Milwaukee’s international airport:
Amtrak Hiawatha to/from Chicago Loop – now 9 trains daily!
Badger Bus – to/from Madison via Goerkes Corners (Brookfield) & Johnson Creek Outlets:
Milwaukee County Transit System buses & Freeway Flyers (includes Ozaukee County Express):
Milwaukee’s new streetcar system:
Our campus’s overall Walk Score is “Walker’s Paradise (based on an address near the center of the campus.)”
Milwaukee is bike-friendly and increasingly so, as the City strives to attain the League of American Bicyclists’ Platinum status. Milwaukee County’s Oak Leaf Trail system provides 125 miles of scenic, mostly-off street riding through our community’s “Emerald Necklace” of parks, and the Hank Aaron State Trail offers a cross-town connection between many attractions. Several Milwaukee bike shops offer rentals by the hour or day.
U.S. Census Bureau Fact Finder
General business information, media lists and more:
Metro Milwaukee Association of Commerce
Milwaukee’s downtown, and Public Service Ambassadors on the street to assist visitors:
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Milwaukee’s metropolitan daily newspaper: