MILWAUKEE – The Urban Economic Development Association of
Wisconsin on Feb. 22 will celebrate Milwaukee’s culture and
diversity with music, dancing, dining and carnival entertainment
at its annual fundraiser, Carnival Milwaukee.
The event will be held from 7 to 11 p.m. at the Zoofari
Conference Center at 9715 W. Bluemound Road, Milwaukee.
Every year, Carnival Milwaukee welcomes more than 250
participants, according to a statement. Attendees will have the
opportunity to taste an array of food from more than 24 local
Milwaukee restaurants and caterers, experience live music by De
La Buena and participate in raffles and other activities.
All guests are encouraged to dress up in Carnival costumes or
cultural attire, the statement said. The money generated by the
event will further the UEDA’s work assisting organizations in
building their capacity to better serve their communities
through community and economic development.
Tickets are $40 and can be purchased online at
www.CarnivalMilwaukee.com, at the door or by calling