Festival - by Cindy Lesky
Saturday Night Preachers - by Kristin Amenson
Looking North at Sizzlin' Saturdays - by Kristin Amenson
Historic Third Ward Events - 2012
Sizzlin' Saturday Outdoor Market

Saturday, July 21 ~ 10am to 5pm

On Sizzlin' Saturday, Broadway between St. Paul and Buffalo will be lined with merchants selling antiques, art, clothing, jewelry, collectibles, fresh produce, flowers and much more!  Shop local!


Enjoy great music by local favorites. There's great food to eat, too! Third Ward restaurants will be serving all day.


While Commission Row will be buzzing, there will be more music down Broadway and Third Ward retailers selling outdoors. The entire Third Ward will definitely be a bustling place so we hope you will join in the fun!

Musical Entertainment - Saturday, July 21

Commission Row

 (300 block of North Broadway between St. Paul & Buffalo)

10am - 12pm



12:30 - 2:30pm


World Blues

3 - 5pm


Jazz Funk

North Mid-Block Park  

  (mid-block park located in the 200 block of North Broadway)

11:30am - 1:30pm


Gypsy Swing

2 - 4pm


Easy Rockin' Jazz

South Mid-Block Park  

  (mid-block park located in the 100 block of North Broadway)

11:30am - 1:30pm


Jazz Fusion

2 - 4pm


Surf Rock


Local Vendors - Saturday, July 21



4S Imports

  Necklaces, earrings, handbags.

A Trio Jewelry Design

  Rings, pendants, necklaces.


  Handmade natural soaps and baskets.

Art of Mariette Rose

  Silk scarves, silk tank tops, dresses, shawls.

Artist Richard Patt

  Amazing oil landscape paintings.

Beginning Dreams Forever

  Fiber arts, ceramics, small sculptures, prints, handbags.

Celia Ray Creations

  Chainmaille and leather jewelry.

The Faceless World

  Prints, t-shirts, buttons, book marks, original paintings.

Four Corners of the World

  Fair trade clothing, jewelry, coffee and artisan crafts.

The Garden Party - Wisconsin

  Soy candles.

Gifts for All Occasions

  Jewelry and other gift items.

GSS Works Massage

  Chair massages!

Implicit Designs

  Pre-arranged fresh floral and design on the spot arrangements.

InStep Physical Therapy & Running Center

  Footwear, apparel, socks, therapy supplies, nutrition items.

JazzyRae Jewels & Accessories


KNL Jewelry

  Jewelry and fragrant oils.

Lakeshore Medical Clinic

  Information and more.

L'BRI Pure N' Natural

  Skin care products

Nice Glass by Lizz

  Handmade glass jewelry

Luxx Boutique

  Accessories, fragrances, clothing, handbags.

Mali T Accessories

  Jewelry, scarves, pillow cases.

Metro Eye

  Sunglasses and frames.

Milwaukee Acupuncture & Health Center

  Information and assessments.

Milwaukee Downtown, BID 21

  Traveling Information Kiosk filled with great Milwaukee information.

Milwaukee Public Market

  Offering lemonade and baked goods.

Mini Monets

  Will be "Crafting" with passers by to create a few large canvases to be    displayed at Sachen.

Mitchell Leather

  Fine leather goods and accessories.

My Sistuh's Trunk

  Handcrafted jewelry, totebags, scarves and gift items.

The New Art Corp

  A variety of prints, including collages.

Paciugo Gelato

  Gelato, bottled water and soda.

Pembe Clothing

  Clothing, jewelry, accessories.

Planned Parenthood of WI

  Info, brochures, condoms, buttons, magnets, stickers, and more.

Rebecca Katz, Scarlet Begonia Jewels

  Handmade jewelry

Sachen Contemporary Imports

  Kitchen items, dolls, games, toys, wine accessories.

Shifting Pretty

  Pillows, frames, votives, planters, vases.

SPiN Milwaukee

  Grab a paddle and play ping-pong!

Splash Studio: A Painting Bar

  You paint. You drink.

  Free Art Tattoos!

  Splash Studio Artists will be offering free art tattoos

  from 1-5pm. Look for the aprons and paint!

Squirrel Creek Creations

  Leather masks, wreaths, wooden items, photographs.

The T-Shirt Exchange

  Retro, Indie, Recycled t-shirts, candles.

Uncle Pete's Mustard

  A variety of gourmet mustard.

Unique Art & Designs

  Jewelry, art, books.

Utrecht Art Supplies

  Art supplies.

The Wicked Hop

  Grilling hotdogs, brats, and sliders; plus the Tiki Bar returns!

WUWM - 89.7FM

  Information and giveaways.

Yen for Yarn

  Purses, jewelry, stuffed toys, novelty pins and magnets.


Parking is available!

In addition to street parking, two parking structures are available for your convenience. Located at 212 N. Milwaukee St. and 225 E. Chicago St.

Interested in sponsoring these great neighborhood events?

Your financial support helps keep the Third Ward "sizzlin'"! Contact Executive Director Nancy O'Keefe at 414.273.1173 or via email to discuss sponsorship opportunities!

Interested in being a vendor?

Email your contact information and information about your business to office@historicthirdward.org



Sizzlin' Saturdays


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with help from these generous sponsors
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