Transit & Parking

The Cooperage is located at 822 S Water St in Milwaukee.

Car Parking

There are a limited number of spaces in the lot adjacent to the premises. On-street parking is also available nearby, where you can find it.

V. Marchese, a local family-owned wholesaler of produce, dairy, and spices, is providing additional free parking for this event in their employee parking lot located on the south side of National Avenue, just east of the bridge.

We encourage guests to drive responsibly.

Arrive by bike

There are 2 Bublr stations within walking distance of The Cooperage. Check out the interactive Bublr Bikeshare map to plan your trip and check out your bikes with the BCycle app.

Otherwise, there are limited bike racks near the venue, so if you ride your own personal bike down, be prepared to get creative in order to securely lock your bike.

Railroad tracks can catch bike wheels so always cross them at right (90┬░) angles.

Bublr stations within 7 blocks

  • 2nd & Virginia
  • 5th & National

Bublr stations within 8 blocks

  • 2nd & Washington
  • 5th & Mineral

Arrive by bus

A number of bus routes can drop you off within walking distance of The Cooperage. Plan your trip with the MCTS bus trip planner and pay with the MCTS app.

Nearby bus lines

  • 15 – Holton – Kinnickinnic
  • 18 – National – Greenfield
  • 20 – S 20th St
  • GRE – GreenLine