- This event has passed.
Veterans Light Up the Arts
Fri, March 9 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pmFree – $10
Join us on Friday, March 9th from 5:30pm-8pm as we celebrate veterans contributing to Milwaukee’s arts and cultural landscape. Veterans Light Up the Arts celebrates features local veteran artists, film makers, performers, and musicians. Proceeds support the Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce and Feast of Crispian.
Non-perishable food donations will be accepted at the event to benefit the Milwaukee Homeless Veterans Initiative.
Tarik Moody, US Army veteran and 88Nine Radio Milwaukee host, will be the event’s Master of Ceremonies. Featured artists include:
- Carissa DiPietro- Photographer (U.S. Army)
- Ionia Ireland- Painter & Sculptor (U.S. Marine Corps)
- John Zemler- Illustrator (U.S. Army)
- Jesse Frewerd- Musician (U.S. Army)
- Hector Parada- Comedian (U.S. Navy)
- Sedoria Outlaw- Dancer (U.S. Army)
- Richard Pinney- Musician (U.S. Army)
- James Hackbarth- Poet (U.S. Army)
- Joshua Ewald- Filmmaker (U.S. Army)
- Lisa Stachoviak- Poet, Singer, Songwriter (U.S. Army)
- DeWitt Clinton- Poet (U.S. Army)
With special performances from Guitars for Vets and Feast of Crispian.
Sponsorship opportunities are still available. For more information, download our sponsorship flyer or email firstname.lastname@example.org.