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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

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

The Jazz Gallery Center for the Arts
926 E Center St, Milwaukee, WI 53212

Mason Street Grill
425 E. Mason 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

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

Caroline’s Jazz Club
401 S. 2nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204

The Uptowner
1032 E Center St, Milwaukee, WI 53212

Lupi & Iris
777 N Van Buren St, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Gibraltar (coming soon)
131 N Jackson St, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Riverwest Pizza
930 E Wright St, Milwaukee, WI 53212

The Bay
342 E Silver Spring Dr, Whitefish Bay, WI 53217

The Estate (website coming soon)
2423 N Murray St, Milwaukee, WI 53211

The Packing House Restaurant
900 E Layton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207

Bistro on the Glen
6823 N Green Bay Ave, Glendale, WI 53209

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

Marcus Performing Arts Center
929 N Water St, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts
3270 Mitchell Park Dr, Brookfield, WI 53045

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

Crush Wine Bar
378 W Main St, Waukesha, WI 53186

Shaker’s Cigar Bar
422 S 2nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204

Joe’s K Ranch
4840 S Whitnall Ave, Cudahy, WI 53110

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

the cheel (opening again soon)
105 S Main St, Thiensville, WI 53092

Suburban Bourbon
S76W17745 Janesville Rd, Muskego, WI 53150

Final Approach
4959 S Howell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207

The Lodge
S74W17096 Janesville Rd, Muskego, WI 53150

O’Donoghue’s Irish Pub
13225 Watertown Plank Rd, Elm Grove, WI 53122

Hot House Tavern
N88W16631 Appleton Ave, Menomonee Falls, WI 53051

Brewtown Eatery
5121 W Howard Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53220

Sugar Maple

441 E Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207

Milwaukee Jazz Institute Educational Jazz Festival

Milwaukee Jazz Vision Bay View Jazz Fest

Jazz in the Park

Jazz at the Vine

Fresh Coast Jazz Festival


Jazz Unlimited

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

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