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5 things to do this weekend | Sept. 16th-18th

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#1

Rock the Green Festival

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With headliners like Lord Huron, Best Coast, Thao & the Get Down Stay Down, The Heavy and Robert DeLong it’s an easy choice.
Plus, it’s guilt-free with a zero waste mission with on-site compost, recycling, water bottle filling stations, solar power and even a pedal-powered stage!

Saturday, Sept 17, at Reed Street Yards on Freshwater Way 1pm – 11pm

Tickets on sale through 9/16 and at the gate

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#2

Grand opening of Black Cat Alley

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Black Cat Alley, has invited local, national and international artists to transform two blocks of alleyway on the East Side into a breathtaking (and permanent!) walk-through art gallery.
You’re invited to the Grand Opening and ribbon-cutting this Sunday with fresh art, music and food trucks

Sunday, Sept. 18 from 1 PM – 4 PM, 2122 N. Prospect Ave.

More info here

#3

Bay View Bash

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Bay View Bash returns to Kinnickinnic Avenue for your last chance at fried street food, cover bands, solid original bands, vendors and 
Saturday, 11am – 10pm on Kinnickinnic Avenue between Potter and Clement streets

#4

Milwaukee Film Festival Black Lens pre-parties

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The popular Black Lens Series at the Milwaukee Film Fest kicks off with two events in the city tonight.
The pre-party hosted by MKE Film starts at our Radio Milwaukee studio with music by DJ Tarik Moody, Bel Air app buffet, movie trailers and a presentation by co-programmers Geraud Blanks & Donte McFadden.
Afterwards, head out to Chic Underground for black movie soundtrack spins, mini movie trivia, Black Lens film ticket giveaways, snack bar and a Virgo birthday celebration, starting at 10pm.

Tonight, Sept. 16 7pm-10pm @ 88Nine Radio Milwaukee, 220 E. Pittsburgh Ave.
Tonight, Sept. 16 10pm – 2am @ Chic Underground, 770 N Jefferson St.

#5

Chill on the Hill Encore – featuring world music

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Without Global Union, the world music in Humbolt Park will continue thanks to Chill on the Hill for a special “encore” event featuring Topo Rico, Hoapili, Tarek Guerbatou & the Peace Movement and WMSE DJs along with food, art, and other entertainment. More info HERE.

Saturday, Sept. 16 noon – 5pm @ Humboldt Park