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Pabst Theater

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144 East Wells Street, Milwaukee, WI 53208
+1 414-286-3663
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  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“great venue” (17 reviews)
“jim gaffigan” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 6:30 PM
144 East Wells Street, Milwaukee, WI 53208
+1 414-286-3663
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Pabst has a great history and has grown into one of the best venues in the city for concerts. Bands like playing there, because the acoustics are terrific and the staff is top notch. I've seen all kinds of bands there, like Aimee Mann...More

Thank Andrea K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Pabst is a beautiful theater which will send you back in time. Getting there: Despite major construction on I-94 and around the theater I had very little trouble finding my way. I have a GPS but I looked at an old fashioned map made...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we've been here several times for A Christmas Carol, but the first time we've been here for a concert. Love this place. They have plenty of places to get drinks before and during the concert, with a place large enough not to feel cramped. Comfortable...More

Thank Spdpmd
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I recently attended the David Gray concert here. We had never been to the Pabst before--what an experience! From the venue itself to the incredible kind and friendly staff (ushers and bartenders alike) we had a great time. The only downside were...More

Thank NorthwoodsLizard
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Gershwin & Friends. We waited to buy seats until we arrived. Excellent seating and enjoyed a buy one get one free with a discount code. We love the theater and all the character. The symphony was excellent.

Thank familysnyder
Reviewed February 27, 2017

This venue is beautiful and a great place to see a concert. We got first row balcony seats for Josh Garrels and John Mark McMillan. Great view and didn't have to worry about people standing in front of us. Just be cautious walking around in...More

Thank Simon L
Reviewed January 8, 2017

Beautiful old school theater located in the Milwaukee Center in the heart of Milwaukee with plenty of parking below the building. You can access parking from either Kilbourn or Water streets. You can buy tickets online for shows as well as for dinner or lunch....More

Thank StevefromDG
Reviewed January 2, 2017

Incredible venue and comedian, best night ever! Opener was awesome too. Will get tickets every year he comes! Parking is only issue but the weather wasnt too bad and I needed the walk!

Thank elizabethi867
Reviewed January 2, 2017

Had the pleasure to experience the Pabst Theater this past NYE. Jim Gaffigan's New Years Eve show was excellent. But this is rally about he Pabst. Awesome theater! Small in size makes it intimate and personal. Not a bad seat in the house. For such...More

Thank karl6671
Reviewed December 30, 2016

Jim Gaffigan has been coming to the Pabst Theater for the past 10 years to perform over New Year's Eve weekend. His wife is from Milwaukee, and her brother manages the River West Food Bank in town, so part of his profits are designated for...More

Thank Terri H
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