Explore MKE Black – July 19-25

Discover events, businesses, and culture in Milwaukee’s Black community. For your business or event to be considered for inclusion, please send an email to contact@mkeblack.org by Friday.

Updated 7/19/21

Events

Let’s Go! Ko-Thi Dance Company: Thursday, July 22nd, 2-3pm

This high-energy dance class is a fun and engaging introduction to the various traditional styles of West Africa. Register in advance for this virtual event.

Junior’s Smoked BBQ at Alice’s Garden: Thursday, July 22nd, 4-8pm

Grab some delicious BBQ at Alice’s Garden! 2136 N 21st St, Milwaukee WI 53205

Skyline Rooftop Poetry: Thursday, July 22nd, 6-7pm

Every Thursday Kim, Spitfire Shine & the Creative Neighbors of Courtier House, host Skyline Rooftop Poetry Open Mic at Nō Studios. 1037 W McKinley Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53205

Masterclass: LinkedIn Power Moves for Entrepreneurs: Thursday, July 22nd, 7-8:30pm

Join Clarene Mitchell for an engaging live event on how entrepreneurs can leverage LinkedIn for business success.

Summer Marketplace: Saturday, July 24th, 11am-3pm

MKE Black is hosting its second Summer Marketplace, featuring Black-owned food trucks and vendors. 3356 N Holton St, Milwaukee, WI 53212

Summer Treats

Bougie Berries

Bougie Berries offers homemade desserts, with alcoholic options. 7157 W Burleigh St, Milwaukee, WI 53210

Confectionately Yours

Confectionately Yours creates southern style desserts, including cookies, cupcakes and more. Located in Sherman Phoenix. 3536 W Fond Du Lac Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53216

Mr. Dye’s Pies

Mr. Dye’s Pies crafts classic sweet potato pie, pecan pie, and more. 8103 West Tower Avenue Milwaukee, WI 53223

Paparazzi Ice Cream Shop

Paparazzi is an ice cream shop that specializes in Rolled Ice Cream & other delicious desserts. 6235B N Teutonia Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53209

Tastee Twist

Tastee Twist offers tasty and refreshing ice cream and chicken wings. 2378 N Teutonia Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53206