City Guide 2019

For the past 37 years, the Shepherd Express has played a role in the growth of Milwaukee by promoting positive political and social change as well the growth of our city’s cultural life. We dedicate the latest edition of our annual City Guide to our readers—the people of the greater Milwaukee area who have made the city a great place to live, work and play.

In addition to the below articles in this special issue, we also provide our comprehensive Dining Guide and our most recent Best of Milwaukee award winners.

The recent decision by the Democratic National Committee to hold the 2020 Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee confirms what Milwaukeeans already know: We live in a great city. Read more

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So many things to see and do in and around Brew City throughout the year Read more

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In addition to the sparkling Lakefront, neighborhood parks and seasonal festivals, there are lots of other places in the city that are geared for the entertainment of Milwaukee’s small fry. Read more

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By foot, boat, bus, bike or streetcar, there are many ways to explore the city. Tours with focuses on food, architecture, history or just an overview of the city can all be found in Milwaukee. Read more

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A great way to discover more about any city is to visit its museums to learn about its history, culture and commerce. Read more

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Getting to know any new area is always more enjoyable if you can discover what the locals do for some fun. Thankfully, Milwaukee has plenty to offer those looking for fun, games and laughter. Read more

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In the counties surrounding Milwaukee, there are many interesting cities and towns well worth a day trip. Read more

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