Totally free floats at Root Beer Bash
Root beer floats from Sprecher Brewery and Cedar Crest Ice Cream will be out there during the Root Beer Bash Aug. 28 in Glendale’s Richard E. Maslowski Group Park, 2200 W. Bender Street.
From 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., root beer-themed meals and desserts will be obtainable from meals vans and suppliers. Dig into root beer baked beans and ribs, pulled pork and brisket with a root beer BBQ sauce from Junior’s Smoked BBQ food stuff truck, or slurp a root beer slushie between bits of fried cheese curds with root beer sauce from the Wisconsin Fried Cheese Curds foodstuff truck. The Dr. Dawg food truck is giving Sprecher spicy brown beer mustard and root beer barbecue sauce on its sausages, and Carrie’s Crispies is giving a root beer float Rice Krispie treat.
All attendees will be treated to a cost-free float at the Great Sprecher Root Beer Floatilla from 3:30 to 5 p.m., found on the much west-finish of the park. Stop by sprecherbrewery.com
Extra than just pork at the WMSE BBQ
Unfold out the picnic blanket for local foods and tunes at the WMSE Yard BBQ and taste a lineup of domestically sourced meals for both equally meat-eaters and vegans on Aug. 28.
Maxie’s will dish out its Southern-motivated white cheddar Mac ‘n Cheese, Eastern North Carolina fashion barbecue pork smoked and served with a basic vinegar primarily based sauce, and both equally normal jambalaya and vegetarian jambalaya built with smoked tofu, pecans, spinach and red beans. Twisted Vegetation will serve plant-based burgers and sandwiches, and Pig Tailz will include some warmth to lunch plates with Mexican avenue corn, tacos and nachos. Popsicles from Pete’s Pops and drinks from Lakefront Brewery will enable individuals keep cool.
WMSE’s celebration of Milwaukee music is from midday to 8 p.m. in Humboldt Park, 3000 S. Howell Ave. For far more facts go to wmse.org.
Willkommen to the wurste
The Bavarian Bierhaus rolls out Oktoberfest Sept. 2 in Heidelberg Park at 700 W. Lexington Blvd. in Glendale, for a monthlong celebration of German food, beer and gemütlichkeit.
From Thursdays to Sundays via Oct. 3, elevate a stein to around 60 decades of Bavarian food specialties and drinks. Traditional favorites consist of a fish fry and rainbow trout on Fridays, spanferkel and rotisserie rooster Fridays and Saturdays, in addition to the frequent Biergarten menu, which contains desserts, pretzels and a lot more than 10 sausage specialties. The wurste listing contains Usinger’s Oktoberfest pork brat, the spicy smoked pork and beef Hungarian brat, and the pork and beef Bavarian Weiner.
Admission is cost-free on Thursdays and Sundays $5 Fridays $10 Saturdays. Purchase tickets and make desk reservations on-line at thebavarianbierhaus.com/oktoberfest-data
Showdown at Aged Fashioned Fest
Tickets are on sale now for an outdated-fashioned showdown amongst whiskey and brandy for the duration of Aged Fashioned Fest Sept. 10 at Turner Hall, 1040 N. Phillips Ave.
Sample traditional versions of the cocktail and new adaptations of Wisconsin’s preferred drink, finish with distinctive garnishes. Vote on your most loved whiskey or brandy Aged Fashioned, and a winner will be announced at the end of the evening. Typical admission contains.sampling of previous fashioned cocktails from local bars and eating places, foodstuff samples and musical enjoyment. The VIP admission involves a person additional hour of sampling, a handrolled cigar and a muffin tin to keep your drinks.
Advance obtain on line is encouraged. Prices just before taxes and fees are $32 typical admission, and $45 for the VIP ticket. Doors will open up at 5 p.m. for VIP tickets, and 6 p.m. for typical admission. Go to shepherdtickets.com
Notice: Early variations of this report mentioned a Celtic Bake-off at the Highland Video games. The game titles, and bake-off, have been canceled for logistical good reasons .