Press Release

NEWaukee’s 7 Bridges BBQ Returns to Grant Park

A Progressive Dining and Music Experience along the 7 Bridges Trail

By - Aug 20th, 2018 08:59 am
NEWaukee’s 7 Bridges BBQ Returns to Grant Park

NEWaukee’s 7 Bridges BBQ Returns to Grant Park

Milwaukee, Wisc. August 20, 2018NEWaukee is excited to announce the return of its 7 Bridges BBQ taking place in Grant Park on Thursday, August 23rd. Now in its second year, the 7 Bridges BBQ is a progressive dining and musical experience along the 7 Bridges Trail in Grant Park leading down to Lake Michigan.

Guests will be able to take an illuminated night hike down to Lake Michigan and encounter food and drink samples, as well as pop up live acoustic music. For $35, guests will receive samples from Skyline Catering, Tap Room, Maxies, Scrappy’s BBQ, Iron Grate BBQ and Bavette. MillerCoors will be pairing beer samples with the food at each stop. Featured local musicians include Roxie Beane, Micah Olson and Ben Wagner.

Ticket sales end at midnight on August 21st. No day-of tickets are available or sold. Over 300 attendees participated in the sold-out event last summer. If guests would like to experience the night hike without any included samples, there is no fee to attend. There will be a cash bar on the beach.

Grant Park is located at 100 E. Hawthorne Avenue in South Milwaukee. To get to the event registration site for 7 Bridges BBQ, enter at South Lake Drive and Park Avenue. Follow the signs to picnic areas five and six. Guests should park in the lot by picnic area five and enter the trail from there.

NEWaukee greatly appreciates the partners of this event as well; Friends of Grant Park, South Milwaukee Community and Business Association and Milwaukee County Parks.

For more information about the 7 Bridges BBQ, please refer to the following Fact Sheet and Media Advisory and visit:

NEWaukee is a social architecture firm that specializes in community-based signature experiences centered on high-profile issues of importance for the city of Milwaukee. NEWaukee also provides consumer, employer brand and talent engagement services to employers looking to attract and retain talent necessary to grow their businesses.  Visit to learn more.

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