The Hop Archives

Tricks, treats, tracks

October 14, 2021

The Hop and Milwaukee Downtown BID, #21 partnering to celebrate Halloween on the streetcar Halloween is coming on board the streetcar this year as The Hop, presented by Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, is partnering with Milwaukee Downtown, BID #21 on a new “Tricks, Treats, Tracks” celebration. On Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021 from 1-4 p.m., Milwaukee… [Read More]

Milwaukee Brewers and the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum unveil new Hop street car

May 27, 2021

On Tuesday, May 25, 2021, The Milwaukee Brewers and Associated Bank partnered with The Hop to bring awareness and education of the storied history of the Negro Leagues and their impact, and to celebrate the Milwaukee Bears, the city’s Negro National League team that operated during the 1923 season. The collaboration is in support of… [Read More]

The Hop announces holiday hours for New Year’s

December 27, 2018

Extended service to be offered New Year’s Eve with vehicles operating until 2 a.m. The streetcar is open for the holidays this year, as The Hop, presented by Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, will be operating every day this holiday season including Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. The streetcar will also feature extended hours on… [Read More]

Mayor Barrett invites media and members of the public to hop on ‘The Hop’

November 1, 2018

On Monday, October 29, 2018, Mayor Tom Barrett (center photo) invited the local media and invited guests to join him on a preview ride on the new Milwaukee streetcar, a.k.a “The Hop” (left photo), presented by Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, prior to passenger service beginning on Friday, November 2, 2018, and kicking off a full… [Read More]