Jumpstart on the Weekend

Last updated on July 3rd, 2019 at 07:16 pm

*Friday, Sept. 20, a beginning level salsa class will be taught at the Astor Street Dance Studio, located at 1228 N. Astor St. in Milwaukee. The class runs each week from 8:15 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. through Dec. 20. Cost is $5 drop-in per person, and no dance partner is needed. For more information about the studio’s dance classes, visit www.astorstreetdance.com.

*Saturday, Sept. 21, and Sunday, Sept. 22, Doors Open Milwaukee returns for a third year with an opportunity for area residents to tour more than 125 buildings in greater Milwaukee. The event, presented by Historic Milwaukee, Inc., features both free self-guided tours of building sites and special in-depth tours for a fee. Buildings open for tours range from historic sites to cultural landmarks to modern structures. Doors Open will run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday with some tour sites operating under restricted hours. This year’s event will also feature its second annual photo challenge focused on Milwaukee architecture and people. For more information about the challenge, free tour sites, in-depth tour sites and purchasing in-depth tour tickets, visit www.doorsopenmilwaukee.org.

*Saturday, Sept. 21, and Sunday, Sept. 22, the Cedarburg Wine and Harvest Festival will take place in downtown Cedarburg with produce and food products from area vendors in a farmer’s market and marketplace along with a selection of local wines. The free festival will also include live music, a scarecrow contest, a giant pumpkin weigh-off and a giant pumpkin charity regatta among other activities. The festival will run from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday. For more information about festival events, visit www.cedarburgfestivals.org/wineharvestfestival.html.

*Sunday, Sept. 22, the Cheery Cherry Fall Fair will raise funds for the emergency department at Community Memorial Hospital in Menomonee Falls. The fair will feature arts and crafts made by local exhibitors, a cherry booth, wine, food booths, a silent auction and raffle, live music, and children’s activities. Festivities will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Village Park Menomonee Falls, located along Appleton Avenue and Garfield Drive. Admission costs $4, and attendees age 12 and under can get in for free. For more information, visit www.cheerycherryfallfair.com.

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