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Bronzeville Week 2018

August, 2018

Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs launched the 2018 Bronzeville Week (August 4-11, 2018) during a news conference on Thursday, August 2 at America’s Black Holocaust Museum, 2233 N. Vel R. Phillips Ave. (formerly N. 4th St.). “Bronzeville Week has become synonymous with arts, culture and commerce and thousands have enjoyed its diverse events and offerings each year. It has truly become an enjoyable and enriching August tradition in Milwaukee, and one that is welcoming to families and people of all ages and backgrounds,” Alderwoman Coggs said.

The 2018 Bronzeville Week schedule includes the HaRUNbee 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, August 4. Also on the 4th, music and family-friendly entertainment will be provided during the new Live on King Drive event at 2323 N. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. (Pete’s Fruit Market). The Bronzeville Arts and Cultural Festival will take place on Sunday, August 5 from 10:00a.m. - 6:00 p.m. An official City of Milwaukee event now in its sixth full year, Bronzeville Week has blossomed as the premier celebration of Milwaukee’s rich African American legacy of culture, arts, history and entertainment. It is sponsored by the City of Milwaukee, the Bader Foundation, the Historic King Drive BID, the Milwaukee Bucks, VISIT Milwaukee, Alderwoman Coggs and more.

Link to: Bronzeville Week schedule
Link to: Bronzeville District webpage