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Glendale’s Signature Events

Glendale is home to over 100 Events each year.

Glendale is home to so many fun and memorable events year round. In addition to the many events, we also host some signature events here, check them out below:

December 4, 2022

Bayshore’s Spring & Fall Art Fair

The festival is free and will feature live music, food trucks, entertainment, and more than 75 artists, artisans and makers with selections from art to food, clothing to lotions, stationary to furniture, and candles to home decor.

Website: thebayshorelife.com/events

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December 5, 2022

WI Beer Lovers Fest

The Wisconsin Beer Lovers Festival is the premier beer and food pairing event of the Summer for Wisconsinites and Visitors from all over the US. Great Organizations like Wisconsin Brewers Guild, the City of Glendale, WI, and the Bayshore have partnered together to host more than 40 Wisconsin breweries alongside local restaurants and cheesemakers that will provide samplings of over 100 Wisconsin beers, delectable restaurant favorites, and famous Wisconsin cheeses

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December 27, 2022

Milwaukee’s Original Oktoberfest

Every Year and every weekend the first weekend of September thru the first weekend of October . This 5 weekend long festival at the Bavarian Bierhaus will celebrate over 60 years of great music, great beer, great food and great weather and now open THURSDAY-SUNDAY Free Parking, a midway for kids and plenty of tables makes Oktoberfest at Heidelberg Park a fun place to be!

Website:thebavarianbierhaus.com/home

When:

  • September 2, 2022 • 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm
  • September 3, 2022 • 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
  • September 4, 2022 • 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
  • September 8, 2022 • 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • September 9, 2022 • 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm
  • September 10, 2022 • 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
  • September 11, 2022 • 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
  • September 15, 2022 • 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • September 16, 2022 • 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm
  • September 17, 2022 • 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
  • September 18, 2022 • 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
  • September 22, 2022 • 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • September 23, 2022 • 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm
  • September 24, 2022 • 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
  • September 25, 2022 • 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
  • September 29, 2022 • 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • September 30, 2022 • 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm
  • October 1, 2022 • 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
  • October 2, 2022 • 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
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January 1, 2023

Sprecher Fest 

Every June a Weekend Long Event featuring live music, great Sprecher Beer and delicious food! This annual Summer festival is a beer-filled weekend, featuring live music, a selection of famous Sprecher Beer, kids games, and delicious food. Fun for the whole family, The festival runs for three days with live music, great food, and refreshing beer.

Website: sprecherbrewery.com

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January 2, 2023

Root Beer Bash

Float on in for free, this festival is brewed for all ages. Enjoy this one day long event There is so much to do: live music, unique shopping, kid’s activities, giveaways, an art and makers market, festival food and much more. Root Beer Bash is a fun-filled festival for the whole family.

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January 3, 2023

Brew City Cigar Festival

Brew City Cigar Festival is the ultimate night out for men and women who enjoy premium cigars and spirits. Relax, eat, drink, smoke and play at the Midwest’s premier cigar event. For the price of admission, attendees receive more than $150 worth of premium cigars PLUS an evening of unlimited samplings of fine spirits, craft beer, wine, demonstrations and live entertainment.

Website:brewcitycigarfest.com

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Upcoming North Shore Events

To add your North Shore Event to this community calendar

December 3, 20227:00 PM / 10:00 PM

Live Comedy at Sprecher Brewery

Sprecher Brewery
701 W Glendale Ave, Glendale, WI 53209

Two of New York’s most hilarious comedians have joined together and are making their way to Glendale! Join Luis J Gomez and Aaron Berg for their “Offend Everyone Tour” at Sprecher Brewery. This comedic tour is “unfiltered, uncensored, and uncancelled.” Nothing is off limits.

Tickets required. Buy your tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-offend-everyone-comedy-tour-tickets-415442639117

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December 4, 2022

Soda with Santa

Sprecher Brewery
701 W Glendale Ave, Glendale, WI 53209

The yearly tradition is back! Bring your friends and family to visit Santa, get your picture taken with the jolly man, and enjoy a brewery tour with samples of beer and soda. Guests can even get their pictures with Santa on customized root beer bottles. These make great gifts and are a wonderful replacement for holiday cards. 

Reservations Required! https://sprecherbrewery.com/blogs/blog/soda-with-santa-2022-dates

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December 4, 202211:00 AM / 8:00 PM

Krampustag

The Bavarian Bierhaus
700 W Lexington Blvd. Glendale, WI 53217

Join the Bavarian Bierhaus for this FREE traditional European Christmas Celebrations!

This event will be held in the Old Heidelberg Park Festhall so make sure to bring your your Hats and Mittens!

Have your kids been naughty or nice? Pictures with St Nicholas and Krampus as well as the Alpen Hexen Gruppe in traditional costume

Krampustag Specials:
🎅 11am-2pm Half off Liters
🏈 Watch the Pack take on the Bears at 12pm with FREE BIER until the Packers score!
🎄 12pm -2pm get a FREE ADVENT KALENDERS for the kids while supplies last.
🍺 3pm FREE bier tapping of Bells and Chains Doppelbock by Krampus & St Nicholas
🎶 3pm-6pm Live Musik with Blaskapelle Milwaukee, one of the premiere European wind ensembles in the United States!
💃 Traditional dancing

Krampustag Featurings:

– European Roasted Nuts
– Glühwein
– Haus made Bier
– Nürnberg style Sausage
– German Chocolate & Cookies
– Gulasch
– Grill Hendl platters & More!

“Your dreams are your spirit, your soul and without them your are dead. You must guard your dreams always. Always. Lest someone steal them away from you. I know what it is to have your dreams stolen. I know what it is to be dead. Guard your dreams. Always guard your dreams.” – Krampus

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December 6, 20227:30 AM / 9:00 AM

NSCOC December Morning Mingle

The Friendship Circle
8649 N Port Washington Rd, Fox Point, WI 53217
North Shore Chamber of Commerce

Join the North Shore Chamber for the last morning networking event of the year! Hosted at The Friendship Circle of WI (8649 N Port Washington Rd, Fox Point, WI 53217)! Start your morning off right with great coffee, networking, and delicious food, fresh from the Friendship Circle Bakery!

FREE for members; $5 for Non-members with RSVP by 12/2; $10 for Non-members at the Door

RSVP to WelcometoGlendale@gmail.com

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December 7, 202211:15 AM / 2:00 PM

Glendale Woman’s Club Holiday Luncheon

Glendale Woman’s Club

Join the Glendale Woman’s Club!

Where: Galioto’s Twelve 21
1221 Wauwatosa Rd., Cedarburg WI 53012

What:
Social Hour: 11:15 a.m.
Lunch: Noon
Program: Bill and Lin O’Connor: Return Performance. Duet with unique harmony and high quality guitar strumming. You may have been lucky enough to catch them at Irish Fest. Be ready for some Holiday Music and a chance to join in and raise your voices.

If interested in joining, please call the club president at (414) 587-6647

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December 8, 20226:00 PM / 8:00 PM

OnMilwaukee & Bayshore Holiday Snowflicks

The Yard at BAYSHORE
5800 N. Bayshore Dr, Glendale WI, 53217
Bayshore

OnMilwaukee will host its Second Annual Snowflick outdoor movie event, Thursday, December 8, 2022 in The Yard at Bayshore (5800 N Bayshore Drive, Glendale, WI). The event will be hosted by OnMilwaukee Pop Culture Editor/Film Critic, Matt Mueller. Have a very merry movie with OnMilwaukee’s second annual Holiday Snowflick

The event is FREE to the public. Attendees should bring their own chair, blankets and bundle up! The featured movie, Love The Coopers, is rated PG-13 and features Steve Martin, Diane Keaton, John Goodman, Ed Helms, Alan Arkin, Amanda Seyfried, and Marisa Tomei.

A very limited number of VIP tickets are available.

Each VIP ticket includes:

  • Access to a heated viewing area with tables and chairs
  • Choice of one hot chocolate or hot apple cider from Kilwins
  • One OnMilwaukee cozy sherpa blanket

VIP tickets are $30 each and can be purchased here!
Refunds will only be issued if the event is canceled due to severe weather.

There are multiple FREE parking garages within Bayshore as well as FREE street parking. Indoor bathrooms are also available.

Kilwins will host a pop-up in The Yard with hot cider and hot chocolate available for purchase.

Food Trucks will be on site including Rose Mob Grill, Meat on the Street, and Pedro’s (Empanadas MKE) with food available for purchase.

Milwaukee’s famous Kooky Cooky House is also available to visit in The Yard.

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December 9, 20226:00 PM / 9:00 PM

Sprecher Makers Market

Sprecher Brewery
701 W Glendale Ave, Glendale, WI 53209

25 + Local Vendors, Hot Beverages, Full Bar, Food Trucks and Live Music and showing your support for local small businesses and creative makers!

Family friendly as always. This is an indoor event with the option to enjoy the outdoor weather pending.

Mark your calendars and stay tuned for more info.

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December 10, 20228:00 AM / 11:00 AM

Breakfast With Santa

Dominican High School
120 E Silver Spring Drive, Whitefish Bay

Celebrate the Holiday at the Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast, 8:00 to 11:00 am.

Dominican High School

120 E. Silver Spring Drive, Whitefish Bay.

Enjoy visiting and taking pictures with Santa, raffles, face painting, story-telling, and breakfast, including pancakes, sausages, juice, milk & coffee.  Tickets are available at the door, at Winkies Variety Store, or from Kiwanis members – $9.00 per adult (10 and up) and $6.00 per child (over 2 years of age).  Proceeds benefit Kiwanis charities. northshorekiwanis1950@gmail.com

Sponsored by Bay Shore Dental, BMO Harris Bank and Orley Shabahang Carpets

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December 10, 202211:00 AM / 1:00 PM

Free Pony Rides and Meet & Greets with Frozen Friends

Whitefish Bay
Merchants of Whitefish Bay

Bring the entire family down to E Silver Spring Drive on December 10th for free pony rides and a meet and greet with the characters from Frozen.

On top of all the family fun, many local shops will be offering deals and giveaways that you won’t want to miss!

Don’t forget to bring your letters for Santa to drop in Whitefish Bay’s exclusive North Pole Express mailbox!

Location:
E Silver Spring Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53217

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December 11, 2022

Soda with Santa

Sprecher Brewery
701 W Glendale Ave, Glendale, WI 53209

The yearly tradition is back! Bring your friends and family to visit Santa, get your picture taken with the jolly man, and enjoy a brewery tour with samples of beer and soda. Guests can even get their pictures with Santa on customized root beer bottles. These make great gifts and are a wonderful replacement for holiday cards. 

Reservations Required! https://sprecherbrewery.com/blogs/blog/soda-with-santa-2022-dates

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