Milwaukee Public Market


  • To promote economic vitality within the Historic Third Ward neighborhood, the city of Milwaukee, and the State of Wisconsin.

  • To support small businesses that offer unique products and expertise.

  • To support our local  artists, crafters and food purveyors by providing a unique opportunity during the summer months with our Outdoor Urban Market.

  • To attract urbanites, suburbanites, tourists and people of all backgrounds, races and creeds.

  • To create employment opportunities through new business formation.

  • To cultivate a gathering place for community residents and downtown employees.

  • To expand food choices for consumers that reflect Milwaukee’s vibrant, international heritage.

  • To enhance knowledge of food sources and nutrition through educational programs and direct interaction between producers, vendors, chefs and consumers.

  • To engage the public through private events, cooking demonstrations and classes.