Westown Association
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Westown Kicks Off Summer Concert Series with Bad Medicine

River Rhythms Returns for its 23rd Season at Pere Marquette Park

By - Jun 10th, 2019 02:19 pm

MILWAUKEE – Downtown Milwaukee’s live music destination, River Rhythms, returns June 12th and welcomes Bad Medicine to the stage. Presented by Miller Lite, the free concert series continues every Wednesday through August 28th (except July 3rd) from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at Pere Marquette Park.

Bad Medicine’s electric performances bring back memories sparked by 80s music as well as bring the era to a younger generation. You’ll hear the best of Bon Jovi and other heavyweights including Journey, Styx and Rick Springfield, along with other hits from the 80s. You won’t want to miss this high energy show!

While you enjoy the variety of music each week, you can also treat yourself to delicious food and beverage. Oscar’s on a Roll and the Wisconsin Meat & Sausage Company will sell snacks, while the Westown Beverage Tent has soft drinks, Miller Lite beer buckets, wine and Tito’s Handmade Vodka mixers for purchase.

Parking is provided by Interstate Parking at 751 North Plankinton Avenue and 601 West State Street for $3.00 with code River19.

Next week, River Rhythms welcomes Shonn Hinton to the stage! Find the rest of the 2019 River Rhythms line-up at westown.org.


The Westown Association is a business improvement district focused on championing the economic and social development of the Westown Neighborhood through special event marketing, business resources, growth initiatives and public/private partnerships that improve the quality of life and vitality of the district. For more information, please visit westown.org.

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