What’s Happening in Milwaukee

July 18, 2019

Ron Funches
Merriment Marauder Tour
+ special guests Blair Socci & Gabe Dinger
Sunday, July 14
7 p.m. Doors • 8 p.m. Show
Turner Hall Ballroom
1040 Vel R. Phillips Ave.
Ron Funches is a triple threat. He is an excellent stand up comedian, actor and writer. Ron has built an impressive acting resume. Whether it’s lending his voice to projects like Trolls, Bob’s Burgers, and Adventure Time. Or his memorable acting roles on The Goldbergs, Black•ish, New Girl, Transparent, Powerless, and Undateable.
Ticket Purchase Required

Corinne Bailey Rae
with special guest Hailey Knox
Friday, July 26
7 p.m. Doors • 8 p.m. Show
Turner Hall Ballroom
1040 Vel R. Phillips Ave.
From Leeds, England, singer/songwriter/musician Corinne Bailey Rae shot to stardom with her self-titled #1 UK debut album in 2006, featuring the global hits “Put Your Records On” and “Like A Star.”
Bailey Rae has received two GRAMMY AWARDS, two MOBOS, alongside multiple nominations including BRIT and BET Awards. She was awarded her first GRAMMY® in 2008 for Album Of The Year when featured on Herbie Hancock’s River: The Joni Letters.

Events

Opening Night “This is America”
Art Exhibition
Fri., June 28-August 25 • 6-9 p.m.
5 Points Art Gallery & Studios
3514 N. Port Washington Road
Milwaukee, WI
This Is America, 5 Points Art Gallery & Studios’ 4th art show, is a consciously curated group exhibition coinciding with the United States’ Independence Day with visual artworks by 17 artists from traditionally overlooked vantage points, responding to the patriotism and nationalism the holiday was constructed to imbue. This poignant exhibition is on display until August 25, 2019.
Open to the Public

Mustangs Football
Ages 11-14
Practice begins July 22, 2019
5-6:30 p.m. Mon-Fri
Mary Ryan Boys & Girls Club
3000 North Sherman Blvd.,
Milwaukee, WI

Black Arts Fest MKE
Sat., August 3 • 12 p.m.-12 a.m.
Henry W. Maier Festival Park
200 N. Harbor Dr., Milwaukee, WI
This annual festival honors African and African American culture, creating a positive atmosphere that unifies all ages.
Adult (12 & over): $12
Seniors (60 & over): $8
Youth (8 – 11): $8
Children (7 & under): Free when accompanied by an adult
Military & Veterans: Free with ID

Wisconsin State Fair 2019
Thu, Aug 1, 2019 – Sun, Aug 11
Gates open at 8 a.m. -Daily
Wisconsin State Fair Grounds
7722 W. Greenfield Ave.
West Allis, WI
Music, food, live animals, and exhibits
Adults (12 & over): $14
Seniors (60 & over): $8
Military/Veterans with ID: $8
Youth (ages 6-11): $8
Children (5 & under): FREE