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Wednesday, Aug 1

Waterfront Wednesdays

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6:00pm to 8:30pm

The event is located at Lakefront Park in downtown Pewaukee at 222 W. Wisconsin Ave. You may bring food and non alcoholic beverages into the park, no alcohol may be brought in. We do sell wine, beer and soft drinks in the beach house. Stop by one of our many restaurants in Pewaukee for dinner to bring to the event.

Ozaukee County Fair

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7:00pm to 9:30pm

Since 1859, the Ozaukee County Fair has been offering residents and visitors great traditional fair entertainment such as live music, truck & tractor pulls, a full midway, fireworks, demolition derbies, horse shows, contests, 4H and livestock exhibitions & judging, kids entertainment and more! For more information about the Ozaukee County Fair visit their website, http://www.ozaukeecountyfair.com

Thursday, Aug 2

Wisconsin State Fair

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8:00am to 10:00pm

From August 2-12 the Wisconsin State Fair is open for business in addition to Cream Puffs, The Sporkies, rides, games and live music, Beechwood will have domestic, craft and imported beers available. For more information on all The State Fair has to offer check out their website, http://wistatefair.com/fair/

Jazz in the Park is Milwaukee’s favorite free, outdoor, summer music series, featuring an eclectic lineup of jazz, big band, funk, R & B, reggae, blues and more. Performers come from across town or across the country. Concerts take place Thursday evenings, 5pm-9pm from May 31 through August 30th, in Cathedral Square Park. Music starts at 6pm, but stop by early for Jazz in the Park Happy Hour and get great drink specials from 5-6pm!

Tuesday, Aug 7

Greenfield Brews and Bites

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6:00pm to 8:30pm

Join us at our weekly Concert Series at the Konkel Park Amphitheater on Tuesday nights throughout the summer.

Wednesday, Aug 8

Waterfront Wednesdays

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6:00pm to 8:30pm

The event is located at Lakefront Park in downtown Pewaukee at 222 W. Wisconsin Ave. You may bring food and non alcoholic beverages into the park, no alcohol may be brought in. We do sell wine, beer and soft drinks in the beach house. Stop by one of our many restaurants in Pewaukee for dinner to bring to the event.

Thursday, Aug 9

Jazz in the Park is Milwaukee’s favorite free, outdoor, summer music series, featuring an eclectic lineup of jazz, big band, funk, R & B, reggae, blues and more. Performers come from across town or across the country. Concerts take place Thursday evenings, 5pm-9pm from May 31 through August 30th, in Cathedral Square Park. Music starts at 6pm, but stop by early for Jazz in the Park Happy Hour and get great drink specials from 5-6pm!

Friday, Aug 10

Great Taste Eve

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9:00am to 11:45pm

If you missed out on tickets to Great Taste or are in Madison a night early there are a wide variety of events happening throughout the city. It has become a tradition for some visiting breweries to partner with local establishments to showcase their excellent beers provided by Beechwood Sales and Service. For more information on what breweries will be at which establishments check out our events page for a full list.

Bar/Restaurant

Great Taste of the Midwest: 3 Sheeps Brewing @ The Side Door

SIDE DOOR GRILL & TAP, MADISON, WI
11:00am to 1:00am

Brewery

Great Taste of the Midwest: Founders Brewing Co. @ HopCat

Founders Brewing Company, Grand Rapids MI
1:00pm to 11:45pm

Saturday, Aug 11

Great Taste of the Midwest

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9:00am to 11:45pm

Great Taste of the Midwest returns to Madison for the 32nd year. the event is the place to be for beer lovers, with a world class selection of craft beer from all over the Midwest, for beer-lovers there's no better place to be. The Madison Homebrewers and Tasters Guild is proud to sponsor the 32nd edition of the Great Taste of the Midwest on August 11, 2018. The event is one of the premier beer festivals in the United States and features more than 190 of the Midwest’s finest craft brewers at Olin Park, overlooking Lake Monona in Madison, Wisconsin. For more information on Great Taste, visit their website. https://greattaste.org/

Tuesday, Aug 14

Greenfield Brews and Bites

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6:00pm to 8:30pm

Join us at our weekly Concert Series at the Konkel Park Amphitheater on Tuesday nights throughout the summer.

Wednesday, Aug 15

Venetian Festival

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5:00pm to 12:00am

2018 celebrates the 56th anniversary of the Lake Geneva Jaycees Venetian Festival. The five-day Festival runs from August 15th-19th and takes place at Flat Iron, Library, and Seminary Parks in picturesque downtown Lake Geneva. Venetian Festival features a weekend of great family entertainment including a Craft Fair, Carnival, Water ski show, local cuisine including a brat stand and beer tent featuring some of Beechwood's craft, domestic and imported beers. This is all capped off on Sunday with a traditional Venetian Style lighted boat parade followed by the area’s largest fireworks display high above Geneva Lake. The Lake Geneva Jaycees Annual Venetian Festival was founded in 1962. For over a half century, Venetian Festival has been the banner event for the Lake Geneva Jaycees Chapter. It represents the largest revenue generator for the club. The net profits all go back into the local community and organizations. For more information on the Venetian Festival visit their website, http://www.venetianfest.com/

Waterfront Wednesdays

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6:00pm to 8:30pm

The event is located at Lakefront Park in downtown Pewaukee at 222 W. Wisconsin Ave. You may bring food and non alcoholic beverages into the park, no alcohol may be brought in. We do sell wine, beer and soft drinks in the beach house. Stop by one of our many restaurants in Pewaukee for dinner to bring to the event.

Thursday, Aug 16

Jazz in the Park is Milwaukee’s favorite free, outdoor, summer music series, featuring an eclectic lineup of jazz, big band, funk, R & B, reggae, blues and more. Performers come from across town or across the country. Concerts take place Thursday evenings, 5pm-9pm from May 31 through August 30th, in Cathedral Square Park. Music starts at 6pm, but stop by early for Jazz in the Park Happy Hour and get great drink specials from 5-6pm!

Saturday, Aug 18

St. Rita Festival

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5:00pm to 8:00pm

St. Rita Festival presents the Racine area's largest parish festival. Features live entertainment, fish fry, chicken dinners, raffles, games, food, midway rides and great beer provided by Beechwood Sales and Service. For more infromation on the Festival visit the St. Rita website. http://www.st-ritas.org/festival

Tuesday, Aug 21

Greenfield Brews and Bites

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6:00pm to 8:30pm

Join us at our weekly Concert Series at the Konkel Park Amphitheater on Tuesday nights throughout the summer.

Wednesday, Aug 22

Waterfront Wednesdays

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6:00pm to 8:30pm

The event is located at Lakefront Park in downtown Pewaukee at 222 W. Wisconsin Ave. You may bring food and non alcoholic beverages into the park, no alcohol may be brought in. We do sell wine, beer and soft drinks in the beach house. Stop by one of our many restaurants in Pewaukee for dinner to bring to the event.

Wednesday Night Live

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6:00pm to 10:30pm

Wednesday Night Live is a unique, FREE, weekly summer concert series held exclusively at the Budweiser Pavilion on the Wisconsin State Fair grounds. For nearly 25 years, Milwaukee’s most popular local cover bands entertain thousands of fans each week with a four-hour performance at our indoor/outdoor, family-friendly concert venue. Bring a lawn chair for a seat on State Fair’s Central Park, sample craft beers at the Goose Island Ale House, enjoy unique snacks at The Grill or rock out with the band on the main Budweiser Pavilion party floor right in front of the stage! You can also help support our Charity of the Week by purchasing 50/50 raffle tickets while learning about the good work different charities do for southeast Wisconsin. Attending Wednesday Night Live means you’re going to have a great time – guaranteed!

Thursday, Aug 23

Jazz in the Park is Milwaukee’s favorite free, outdoor, summer music series, featuring an eclectic lineup of jazz, big band, funk, R & B, reggae, blues and more. Performers come from across town or across the country. Concerts take place Thursday evenings, 5pm-9pm from May 31 through August 30th, in Cathedral Square Park. Music starts at 6pm, but stop by early for Jazz in the Park Happy Hour and get great drink specials from 5-6pm!

Friday, Aug 24

Serbian Days Festival

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5:00pm to 10:00pm

Save the date! St. Sava's Annual Serbian Days Festival. Great Music, Food, Great Beer & Entertainment all weekend long! For more information visit their website, http://milwaukee.carpediem.cd/events/6392612-serbian-days-festival-2018-at-st-sava-serbian-orthodox-cathedral-milwaukee-wi/

Sunday, Aug 26

Bar/Restaurant

Beer Friends Bike Pub Crawl

DRAFT & VESSEL, SHOREWOOD, WI
STUBBY'S RESTAURANT, MILWAUKEE, WI
STACKED BURGER BAR, MILWAUKEE, WI
10:00am to 5:00pm

Join your favorite Breweries and Cideries from California, Colorado and Michigan for an extra special Bike-Ride through Milwaukee on a sunny Sunday Afternoon August 26th! We will start the day with our friends at Draft and Vessel who will be featuring beers from California Breweries Ballast Point, Anderson Valley, Stone, Lagunitas and Sierra Nevada! From there we will ride the bike trails of The Good Land to Stubby's Gastropub where beers and ciders from Michigan will be featured from Bells, Vandermill, Founders, and Saugatuck. After another beautiful ride we will roll to Stack'd Burger Bar for some of the best Colorado has to offer from Left Hand, Odell, Oskar Blues, New Belgium and Boulder! Finally we will end our day at Boon and Crockett in Bayview with Boon Beer Fest where a special release beer from all of our participating Breweries and Cidery will be available! Cost of this event is only $10 and which includes a beer of our choice from one of our participating bars along the route! All proceeds will go to DreamBikes! http://dream-bikes.org/

Tuesday, Aug 28

Greenfield Brews and Bites

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6:00pm to 8:30pm

Join us at our weekly Concert Series at the Konkel Park Amphitheater on Tuesday nights throughout the summer.

Wednesday, Aug 29

Milwaukee will be the center of the motorcycle universe over Labor Day weekend when Harley-Davidson riders and fans gather for the culmination of a year-long celebration of 115 years of riding freedom and the city’s most-iconic brand. Plans for the Harley-Davidson® 115th Anniversary Milwaukee Celebration, set for August 29 – September 2, include new venues, first-ever motorcycle racing and an unmatched taste of moto-culture. Enjoy Live music, food and great beer through out the whole event. For more information visit the Harley Davidson website, https://www.harley-davidson.com/us/en/events/115-anniversary-event.html

Waterfront Wednesdays

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6:00pm to 8:30pm

The event is located at Lakefront Park in downtown Pewaukee at 222 W. Wisconsin Ave. You may bring food and non alcoholic beverages into the park, no alcohol may be brought in. We do sell wine, beer and soft drinks in the beach house. Stop by one of our many restaurants in Pewaukee for dinner to bring to the event.

Wednesday Night Live

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6:00pm to 10:30pm

Wednesday Night Live is a unique, FREE, weekly summer concert series held exclusively at the Budweiser Pavilion on the Wisconsin State Fair grounds. For nearly 25 years, Milwaukee’s most popular local cover bands entertain thousands of fans each week with a four-hour performance at our indoor/outdoor, family-friendly concert venue. Bring a lawn chair for a seat on State Fair’s Central Park, sample craft beers at the Goose Island Ale House, enjoy unique snacks at The Grill or rock out with the band on the main Budweiser Pavilion party floor right in front of the stage! You can also help support our Charity of the Week by purchasing 50/50 raffle tickets while learning about the good work different charities do for southeast Wisconsin. Attending Wednesday Night Live means you’re going to have a great time – guaranteed!

Celebrate Harley-Davidson’s 115th and 35 years of the Harley Owners Group. This free party kicks off Wednesday as thousands of riders convene on the shores of Lake Michigan at Veterans Park. All weekend long the Full Throttle Saloon is serving up high wire motorcycle thrill shows, Wall of Death and more. 115th and HOG 35th event merchandise will be available for sale. Meet up with your friends, grab a refreshing beverage, listen to some music at this carnival filled with riding and revelry. Riders can meet on Wednesday at the Milwaukee-area dealerships to join a group ride, or ride in on their own. Pull in, throw down the kickstand and get ready for a fun filled weekend as the celebration kicks off in Milwaukee!

Thursday, Aug 30

These are not your typical "biker games” – they’re serious competition. Watch this motorcycle rodeo of trained motor officers and civilian HOG members showcase their riding skills through challenging patterns. Practice on Thursday. Preliminary Round Friday. Finals on Saturday.

Jazz in the Park is Milwaukee’s favorite free, outdoor, summer music series, featuring an eclectic lineup of jazz, big band, funk, R & B, reggae, blues and more. Performers come from across town or across the country. Concerts take place Thursday evenings, 5pm-9pm from May 31 through August 30th, in Cathedral Square Park. Music starts at 6pm, but stop by early for Jazz in the Park Happy Hour and get great drink specials from 5-6pm!

Friday, Aug 31

HARLEY-DAVIDSON BEACH BRAWL

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10:00am to 7:00pm

For the first time in over 100 years, watch bikes tear through the sand on the shoreline of Lake Michigan. Free and open to the public, with beach activities providing gritty fun for all ages. On Friday, racers will be wrenching and kicking up sand as they practice and get prepared for the competition. Vintage and new bikes will meet up and battle it out on the oval on Saturday, paying tribute to the early days of racing. The beach is open for swimming. Food and beverage will be flowing from the tiki bars and bikes will be on display for all to see. This is a must-see event!

Great Lakes Dragaway is inviting Harley riders from around the world to twist the throttle and race side-by-side at the iconic "biggest little track in the world“. Keep getting back in line and show ‘em what you got. Twin Stunts All-Harley Show will have three performances throughout the day. Come to race or just watch the action.

See the best of indoor, flat track motorcycle racing as riders from both traditional and special classes compete on the Dr. Pepper-covered track, creating the best of tight, bar-to-bar racing action. Select H-D 115th Rally Pack wristband holders receive one general admission ticket to the race. PRE-RACE STREET PARTY Noon-8pm Start the Flat Out Friday party early at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena. Street party starts at noon and includes free motorcycle street parking, the Harley-Davidson truck and Rebel One, bikes, vendors, great food, a 360-bar, a whiskey bar, and a huge variety of live music. $1 off beer with the H-D Rally Pack wristband! Street party is noon-8pm. Doors for Flat Out Friday open at 6pm and the races start at 7pm. Live Music Taj Raiden: 2pm Faux Fiction: 3pm Denny Lanez: 4pm Telethon: 5pm Whips: 6pm

Saturday, Sep 1

Ride up to Little Switzerland to watch the best of vertical racing action as racers scale the frontside of the ski hill, competing for time and distance. They’re not just racing for bragging rights – a $8,500 prize purse is on the line. Rider registration details forthcoming. All ages are welcome. Race spectators: $10 General Admission Ticket (kids 12 and under – Free); $25 VIP Ticket (must be 21+ to enter) includes access to indoor air-conditioned chalet, special viewing area on the deck, and 1 drink ticket (beer, soda, water). General Admission and VIP tickets for Saturday, September 1 now available.

Sunday, Sep 2

115TH ANNIVERSARY PARADE

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1:00pm to 3:30pm

Be a part of the celebration as thousands ride through the streets of downtown Milwaukee celebrating 115 years of freedom before landing at the lakefront for one final hurrah. Be amazed at every turn as riders from around the world wave their hometown flags proudly right here in the birthplace of Harley-Davidson. Riders and the community will line the route to see the beauty and the brawn of customized motorcycles and unique show bikes. Harley-Davidson has invited tens of thousands of riders from around the world to ride in the parade including custom bike builders, stunt teams, charitable groups, HOG Chapters, as well as a few surprise guests. The parade is special, and we design it to be entertaining for spectators and a highly memorable experience for riders.

Saturday, Sep 15

As the leaves begin to change and the fresh air turns brisk, the splendor of autumn is soon to be upon us! To kick-off this beautiful season, come and celebrate a sweet and savory weekend at the 46th Annual Wine & Harvest Festival in historic downtown Cedarburg! The festival opens Saturday, September 15 from 10 am - 6 pm and Sunday, September 16 from 10 am - 5 pm. With the abundance of Wisconsin’s homegrown produce and artisan foods plus the award-winning wines of Cedar Creek Winery, this free, family-oriented arts and crafts event is an absolute must for all fest-goers! Beechwood will have many domestic, craft and imported beers available. For more information on The Wine and Harvest festival visit their website, http://www.cedarburgfestival.org/wine-harvest-festival

Saturday, Sep 29

Harvest Fair

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5:00pm to 10:30pm

The Budweiser Pavilion closes its music season with three days of great cover band performances at the annual, family-friendly Harvest Fair at Wisconsin State Fair Park. Admission is always free (State Fair may charge vehicles to park). Events include pumpkin bowling, scarecrow crafting, the huge Farmer’s Market, food, beverages and of course – great live music! In addition to the bands, the Budweiser Pavilion features a variety of seasonal beers and ciders, such as Spaten Octoberfest and Stella Artois Cidre. Visit the Goose Island Ale House and sample the special release beer-of-the-day. Featuring a world-class beer menu and the best music lineup on the grounds, the Budweiser Pavilion is the place to be! For more details visit the Budweiser Pavilion website https://budpavilion.com/events/harvestfair/