top of page

Live Jazz in Milwaukee

MJI encourages you to support the Milwaukee-area jazz scene. Here is a listing of places that either regularly or periodically present jazz. For specific programming, please get in touch with the listed venue directly. Let us know if there is a venue you'd like to see added.


bar centro
804 E. Center St, Milwaukee, WI 53212


228 W. Wells Street Milwaukee, WI 53203

Jazz Gallery Center for the Arts

926 E Center St, Milwaukee, WI 53212

Marcus Performing Arts Center

929 N Water St, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Saint Kate - The Arts Hotel
139 E Kilbourn Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Sam's Place Jazz Café
3338 N Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53212

Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts

3270 Mitchell Park Dr, Brookfield, WI 53045


Ally's Bistro

N72W13350 Lund Lane Corner of W Good Hope Rd and W Appleton Ave., Menomonee Falls, WI 53051

The Bay

342 E Silver Spring Dr, Whitefish Bay, WI 53217

Bistro on the Glen

6823 N Green Bay Ave, Glendale, WI 53209

23rd floor of the Pfister Hotel, 424 E. Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Brewtown Eatery

5121 W Howard Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53220

Caroline’s Jazz Club

401 S. 2nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204

the cheel (opening again soon)

105 S Main St, Thiensville, WI 53092

Crush Wine Bar

378 W Main St, Waukesha, WI 53186

The Estate

2423 N Murray St, Milwaukee, WI 53211

Final Approach

4959 S Howell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207


131 N Jackson St, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Hot House Tavern

N88W16631 Appleton Ave, Menomonee Falls, WI 53051

The Lodge

S74W17096 Janesville Rd, Muskego, WI 53150

Mason Street Grill
425 E. Mason St, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Mezcalero Restaurant

6869 W Forest Home Ave, Greenfield, WI, 53220

O’Donoghue’s Irish Pub

13225 Watertown Plank Rd, Elm Grove, WI 53122

The Packing House Restaurant

900 E Layton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207

Riverwest Pizza

930 E Wright St, Milwaukee, WI 53212

Shaker’s Cigar Bar

422 S 2nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204

Suburban Bourbon

S76W17745 Janesville Rd, Muskego, WI 53150

Sugar Maple

441 E Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207

Transfer Pizzeria Café
101 W Mitchell St, Milwaukee, WI 53204

The Uptowner
1032 E Center St, Milwaukee, WI 53212

Vendetta Coffee Bar
7613 W State St, Wauwatosa, WI 53213

Yemas Family Restaurant
890 Elm Grove Rd, Elm Grove, WI 53122

Fresh Coast Jazz Festival

Jazz in the Park

Jazz at the Vine

Milwaukee Jazz Institute Educational Jazz Festival

Milwaukee Jazz Vision Bay View Jazz Fest


Jazz Unlimited

WMSE 91.7FM - Dr. Sushi’s Free Jazz BBQ
Tuesdays 9 AM-noon and Sunday Morning Jazz - Sundays 6-8 AM)

bottom of page