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Live at Peck

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Live at Peck Pavilion is a series that brings action outside to the beautiful Peck Pavilion nestled between the Milwaukee River and a mature grove of chestnut trees on the Marcus Center grounds. The focus of the series is to bring activity to the outdoor spaces of the Marcus Center grounds with performances that are engaging, intriguing and world-class.

Sazama's River’s Edge Patio will be open for all performances with food and beverages available for purchase from Sazama’s Fine Catering.

Live at Peck Pavilion

Much Ado About Nothing

Optimist Theatre

One of Shakespeare’s funniest and best loved comedies. It has everything: a battle of the sexes, betrayal, jealousy, treachery, witty banter, and a happy ending.

Join the fun! Tickets are FREE!

Peck Pavilion, Jul 6th - 22nd, 2017

Kids From Wisconsin 2017

Sunday Band Concert 2:00 pm

Kids From Wisconsin showcases the most talented youth in a full musical revue for all ages, consisting of 20 singer/dancers and a13 piece show band performing inspiring, entertaining musical productions to over 100,000 people each summer. MORE INFO
Peck Pavilion, Jul 23rd, 2017

True Skool Block Party

Live performances, live art, children's area, Circulate Market, BBoy Battle, Skate Jam, MKE Photographer Meetup and more!
Peck Pavilion, Jul 29th, 2017

SistaStrings 2017

SistaStrings are Milwaukee based sisters who are using their gifts of music to creating social change. As classically trained instrumentalists, Monique and Chauntee Ross are a dynamic, collaborative pair riffing on elements of classic and gospel music to create a unique sound rooted in passion.
Peck Pavilion, Aug 1st, 2017

Raiders of the Lost Ark 2017

Peck Flicks 7:15 pm

A globe trotting megahit about intrepid archaeologist Indiana Jones, who in 1936 is sent on a mission to locate the elusive Ark of the Covenant. The storied treasure is said to make those who possess it invincible, and the U.S. Government wants Jones to find it.
Peck Pavilion, Aug 4th, 2017

Milwaukee Festival Brass 2017

Sunday Band Concert 2:00 pm

Founded in 1985, Milwaukee Festival Brass is an exciting brass ensemble made up of volunteer brass and percussion players from all walks of life, both young and old from all over Southeastern Wisconsin.

Peck Pavilion, Aug 6th, 2017

The Extra Crispy Brass Band 2017

The Extra Crispy Brass Band plays New Orleans-style brass band music inspired by the great contemporary bands as well as traditional outfits such as the Olympia and Mahogany Brass Bands. The EC Brass Band’s repertoire includes pieces from the turn of last century (1900!), traditionals by Louis Armstrong and Sidney Bechet, modern funk tunes, and originals. MORE INFO
Peck Pavilion, Aug 8th, 2017

John Hughes Double Feature!

Peck Flicks 7:15 pm

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off: A charismatic high-school student convinces his repressed best friend to play hooky with him and his girlfriend.

The Breakfast Club: Five high-school students from different cliques spend a day-long detention together.

Peck Pavilion, Aug 10th, 2017

The Milwaukee Police Band 2017

Sunday Band Concert 2:00 pm

The Milwaukee Police Band is the oldest Police Band in America. Since it’s first concert on April 9, 1898 the group has continued to perform making it the oldest police band in America!

Peck Pavilion, Aug 13th, 2017

Nickel & Rose 2017

Nickel & Rose are an American bluesy folk duo comprised of upright bassist, Johanna Rose, and guitarist, Carl Nichols. The captivating duo blends blues, folk, jazz with world music influence and devastatingly beautiful harmonies. MORE INFO
Peck Pavilion, Aug 15th, 2017

Space Jam 2017

Peck Flicks 7:15 pm

Michael Jordan tries to save Bugs Bunny from aliens plotting to kidnap him. Voices: Billy West, Danny DeVito, Kath Soucie. Directed by Joe Pytka.
Peck Pavilion, Aug 18th, 2017

Hartland Community Band 2017

Hartland Community Band was organized in 1994 to foster and promote an adult concert band that offers challenging and rewarding music for all players.
Peck Pavilion, Aug 20th, 2017

True Skool 2017

True Skool’s mission is to use the urban arts as a tool to engage youth in social justice and humanities education, leadership and workforce development. MORE INFO
Peck Pavilion, Aug 22nd, 2017

Princess Double Feature!

Peck Flicks 7:15 pm

Tangled:  A thief meets his match in an impossibly long-haired beauty who yearns to escape her imprisonment.

The Princess Bride: A kindly grandfather sits down with his grandson and reads him a bedtime story.

Peck Pavilion, Aug 25th, 2017

Taste of Islands 2017

Saturday Closing Celebration 2:00 pm

Celebrate the close of the Live at Peck Pavilion series with a day long celebration with music, food and culture of The Florida Keys. National touring Jimmy Buffet Tribute Band: BUFFET will perform plus kids activities, art vendors and more!
Peck Pavilion, Aug 26th, 2017

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