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August 2019

Live @ the Lakefront

August 28 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 28, 2019

Free

Wednesdays, July 10 - August 28 5:30-9:00pm Milwaukee’s FREE Wednesday evening concert series returns for its 12th year with a memorable lineup! Held rain or shine, LIVE @ the Lakefront will feature some of the finest original musical talents in the outdoor Rotary Amphitheater at Discovery World. With the stage overhanging Lake Michigan, you’ll enjoy sunset shows right on Milwaukee’s lakefront, all complemented by Bartolotta’s renowned food and beverage service. JUL 10 - Nabori JUL 17 - Mad Rocksteady JUL…

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September 2019

Brew Sail: Enlightened Brewing Company

September 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$85 – $95
Brew Sails on Lake Michigan

Join Enlightened Brewing Company aboard the S/V Denis Sullivan while enjoying refreshing beverages from one of the area’s favorite microbreweries! Your brewery rep will share interesting facts about things like the brew you’re sampling, the brewing process, and maybe even fill you in on some trade secrets. Price includes 2 drink tickets per person and an ice cream treat. All Brew Sails are 2-Hours in length. Registration closes 30 minutes prior to sail time. Pricing (subject to change): Members: $85 Non-Members:…

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Milwaukee Makers Market

September 15 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on June 16, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on July 21, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 18, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 15, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on November 30, 2019 at 10:00 am

The Market is free, but General Admission applies if visiting entire museum.

10am-4pm Join us as we transform our promenade into a stunning and lively indoor market. Meet Milwaukee jewelry makers, artists, designers, and other skilled artisans. Shop one-of-a-kind, locally-made products including ceramics, women’s clothing, leather goods, candles, and more. Explore the market, have fun, meet amazing artists and artisans, shop, and support independent maker spirit in Milwaukee. The Market is free, but General Admission applies if visiting entire museum. Please note that Discovery World does not select the vendors for Milwaukee…

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Brew Sail: Black Husky Brewing

September 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$85 – $95
Brew Sails on Lake Michigan

Explore the wonder, beauty, and fun of Lake Michigan from the deck of Discovery World’s Tall Ship, the S/V Denis Sullivan. Climb aboard the world’s only re-creation of a 19th century three-masted, Great Lakes schooner. Join Black Husky Brewing aboard the S/V Denis Sullivan for a two-hour sail while enjoying refreshing beverages from one of the area’s favorite microbreweries! Your brewery rep will share interesting facts about things like the brew your sampling, the brewing process, and maybe even fill you…

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Story Time

September 25 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Included with Admission
Story Time at Discovery World

Gather the little ones for engaging adventures into some of the best children’s books by some very talented, local storytellers and readers. Each month will have a STEM-focused theme that is age-appropriate for 2-5 year-olds. Each child will also receive a take-home craft compliments of our Kohl’s Design It! Lab.

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October 2019

Sci-Fi Family Day

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Included with Admission

Celebrate the astounding and impossible worlds of science fiction. Explore virtual reality and LEGO creations. Make sci-fi themed projects in the Kohl’s Design It! Lab. There will be art and artists, toys, incredible lightsaber battles, and a whole lot more. This is a day of family fun! See magnificent costumes, props, and displays while interacting with your favorite characters from the sci-fi world! Get into the sci-fi spirit by dressing up in costume!* Check back here often for the most…

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Brew Sail: Good City Brewing

October 5 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$85 – $95
Brew Sails on Lake Michigan

Explore the wonder, beauty, and fun of Lake Michigan from the deck of Discovery World’s Tall Ship, the S/V Denis Sullivan. Climb aboard the world’s only re-creation of a 19th century three-masted, Great Lakes schooner. Join Good City Brewing aboard the S/V Denis Sullivan for a two-hour sail while enjoying refreshing beverages from one of the area’s favorite microbreweries! Your brewery rep will share interesting facts about things like the brew your sampling, the brewing process, and maybe even fill you in…

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Scouting Showcase

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Included with Admission

The 2019-2020 Scouting season is back! There are new badges to earn and new journeys to go on! Kick start your season by joining us for Scouting Showcase at Discovery World. Learn what Discovery World and other organizations in Southeastern Wisconsin can offer your Scouts this year. Explore Discovery World’s Promenade, speak with the Scout team, and talk with other participating organizations who can help you plan your year. Participating organizations include: Cave of the Mounds Discovery World Superior Culinary…

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Brew Sail: Water Street Brewery

October 12 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$85 – $95
Brew Sails on Lake Michigan

Explore the wonder, beauty, and fun of Lake Michigan from the deck of Discovery World’s Tall Ship, the S/V Denis Sullivan. Climb aboard the world’s only re-creation of a 19th century three-masted, Great Lakes schooner. Join Water Street Brewery aboard the S/V Denis Sullivan for a two-hour sail while enjoying refreshing beverages from one of the area’s favorite microbreweries! Your brewery rep will share interesting facts about things like the brew your sampling, the brewing process, and maybe even fill you…

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November 2019

Girls & STEM

November 9 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Included in ticket price

Discovery World is hosting our fourth annual Girls & STEM day, and you’re invited! Together, our partners and other groups throughout the city will be onsite to spark new interests, make real-life connections, and fight stereotypes and obstacles facing young girls and women in Milwaukee. Girls & STEM was produced to inspire creativity and curiosity in females through engaging hands-on activities that demonstrate and integrate science, technology, engineering, and math. Our goal is that through demonstrations, conversations, and engaging experiments…

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Milwaukee Makers Market

November 30 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Market is free, but General Admission applies if visiting entire museum.

10am-4pm Join us as we transform our promenade into a stunning and lively indoor market. Meet Milwaukee jewelry makers, artists, designers, and other skilled artisans. Shop one-of-a-kind, locally-made products including ceramics, women’s clothing, leather goods, candles, and more. Explore the market, have fun, meet amazing artists and artisans, shop, and support independent maker spirit in Milwaukee. The Market is free, but General Admission applies if visiting entire museum. Please note that Discovery World does not select the vendors for Milwaukee…

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