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WEEKLY PICKS: Mar. 3,
2014 through Mar. 9, 2014
Monday, March 3: Catch the
Milwaukee Bucks tonight at the BMO Harris Bradley
Center as they face the Utah Jazz at 7 p.m.
■ Tuesday, March 4:
Broadway comes to Milwaukee again tonight as
Flashdance, the Musical opens at
the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Featuring hit songs from the
movie and 16 new songs, performances by the Broadway touring company
continue through Sunday.
Celebrate ďFat TuesdayĒ today at
Kloiber Jewelers downtown in the
U.S. Bank Center. The oldest jeweler in Metro Milwaukee is holding a Mardi
Gras Bash from 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. ,with chances to win 20-30% off in-store
purchases. Be sure to enter a grand prize drawing for an item from the
Kloiber collection. Zydeco music and refreshments all day.
In Port Washington, just a 20-minute drive north of Milwaukee, itís time
Kiss of Indulgence Ladies Night Out,
with specials throughout downtown from 4-8 p.m.
■ Wednesday, March 5:
One of the oldest outdoor sports shows in the Midwest opens today at the
Expo Center of Wisconsin State Fair Park. Exhibitors at the
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Sports Show
offer tips on hunting, fishing, camping, boating and travel. Opening at
noon today and continuing through Sunday.
Enjoy the dramatic jumping, spinning and flipping techniques of classical
Chinese dance tonight and Thursday as
Shen Yun again brings its touring
show to the Milwaukee Theatre. 7:30 p.m. each night.
■ Thursday, March 6:
Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, the
Tripoli Shrine Circus opens today
and continues through Sunday at the U.S. Cellular Arena in Milwaukee.
■ Friday, March 7:
Chieftains, six-time Grammy
winners, bring their traditional Irish music again to Milwaukee, this time
at the Pabst Theater. Doors open at 7 p.m. Be sure to stop by the historic
Newsroom Pub across Wells Street
before or after the show.
To really experience Old World Charm and Hospitality at its finest, you
need to take a beer history tour at
Best Place at the Historic Pabst Brewery
in Milwaukee. No reservations are needed. For a small fee, enjoy a
historical guided tour that takes you back to 1844 when Best & Company was
born to present day. Tour fee includes a 16 oz. Pabst or Schlitz tap or
non-alcoholic beverage of your choice. Tours are at 12, 1 & 2 p.m. today,
Saturday and Sunday.
Dig into history at the Fifth Annual
Milwaukee Archaeology Fair today
and Saturday at the Milwaukee Public Museum. Talk with archaeologists and
historians from Wisconsin universities, museums, and other institutions
from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. each day.
8: A sure sign that winter
is finally waning is the annual
Indian Summer Winter Pow Wow at
Wisconsin State Fair Park. In addition to all the activity associated with
a traditional pow wow, this yearís event features performances by the
Strawberry Moon Women Singers. Wisconsin Products Pavilion, 640 S. 84th
St., from 10:30 a.m.-10 p.m. today, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday.
Marquette University menís
basketball squad ends the regular season today with a Big East contest
against the St. Johnís Red Storm. Game time at the BMO Harris Bradley
Center is 11 a.m., as the Golden Eagles recognize seniors and honor
legendary coach Al McGuire.
Sunday, March 9:
Get prepared for St. Patrickís Day at
Irish Family Day in the Mitchell
Park Horticultural Domes. Itís a mini ethnic festival, complete with
dancing, music, demonstrations, displays and more from 9 a.m-4 p.m.
Any Day: Enjoy a relaxing weekend in Historic Cedarburg with a stay at the
Stagecoach Inn Bed and Breakfast.
Any Day: Check out the
of the Day" for an interesting photo of the Architecture, Lifestyle or
Events in Milwaukee, each and every day.