Archive for the ‘For Fun’ Category

Best burger joints in Milwaukee?

Saturday, December 28th, 2019
pulled porker burger with coleslaw and barbecue sauce

Where to get great burgers in Milwaukee

This may just be the most important list you read this week. Or this month. It’s honestly life changing. For real. Once you’ve had a truly amazing burger, you will gravitate towards that joint for the rest of the time you live there. I’m sure you remember great burger places from your childhood or recall your parents talking about the best joints from their teen years. These places etch into our memories. And that’s why you should never waste time on lame burgers.

Without further ado, here are (some of) the best burger joints in Milwaukee.

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Why is the Volkswagen Golf so popular?

Monday, October 28th, 2019
2019 VW Golf R parked in the middle of the road

Why the Volkswagen Golf is So Popular

Alongside the Volkswagen Beetle, the Golf is most of the popular cars ever, as iconic to younger generations as the Beetle was to their parents and grandparents. But why does the Golf retain such a loyal following and enthusiastic fan base?

Today, we’re going to figure out why the Volkswagen Golf is so popular. (more…)

What plays are in Milwaukee in 2019?

Monday, October 21st, 2019
Empty theatre seats with curtains drawn

2019 Theatre Productions in Milwaukee, WI

Theatre is fantastic. Be it plays or musicals, we love ‘em all. Luckily for us, Milwaukee has some great venues and companies that put-on some stellar shows. In fact, they put on so many great shows that sometimes it’s hard to keep track of which ones are happening.

Worry not, we here to show what plays are in Milwaukee in 2019. (more…)

5 Fun Facts About the History of the Volkswagen Beetle

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
classic volkswagen beetle

There are few vehicles ever built that are more iconic than the Volkswagen Beetle. Over 20 million Volkswagen Beetles were produced for 65 years in over 20 countries (which are a couple of bonus fun facts for you). Here are some more fun facts about one of the most popular vehicles of the 20th century.  (more…)

When Was the Volkswagen Microbus Created?

Friday, October 6th, 2017
black and white Volkswagen Beetle

History of the VW Microbus 

Volkswagen has recently announced that they will be renewing production and distribution of the classic VW Microbus, but with one slight difference. This Microbus successor, scheduled for 2022, will actually be a fully electric vehicle. Given the rich history of the VW Microbus, there is no better car to renew as an electric vehicle  (more…)

Take a Look at VW’s Shark Week Themed Videos Featuring the New Atlas

Monday, July 24th, 2017
2018 volkswagen atlas land of sharks

Volkswagen’s New Shark Week “Land of Sharks” Campaign

In its sixth year as a sponsor of Discovery Channel’s Shark Week, Volkswagen teamed with the network to introduce Land of Sharks, a unique view at oceans of the past with a cross country journey in the all-new 2018 Volkswagen Atlas. The Land of Shark campaign includes a short video series to tell the story of a family on a road trip in a Volkswagen Atlas as they travel to various locations to learn about prehistoric sharks that once swam there. (more…)

Best Outdoor Ice Skating

Thursday, December 15th, 2016
ice skating rinks milwaukee wi

Ice Skating Rinks in Milwaukee, WI

Ice skating is one of the best activities during the winter months. A great activity for a family, date night or friends ice skating is a great way to experience the beauty that is winter. The Milwaukee area has a couple great locations for ice skating to fit any preference. Whether you are looking for an outdoor skating rink or an indoor one the Milwaukee area has it all. Check out these great ice skating locations in the area and enjoy some winter activities!   (more…)

Haunted Attractions Near Milwaukee

Thursday, October 6th, 2016
moon dark haunted house brookfield wi

Haunted Houses in Brookfield, WI

Haunted houses and haunted attractions in general, are one of the most popular activities during October. Looking for some great haunted attractions in the Milwaukee, Brookfield and surrounding areas? There are plenty to choose from so take a look at some of the haunted houses located in the area below and have a scary good time!   (more…)

The VW I.D. Concept Makes its Debut

Monday, October 3rd, 2016
VW ID Concept vehicle when will the vw id begin production

When will the Volkswagen I.D. Begin Production?

Volkswagen premiered its new I.D. electric car that will be able to cover a distance of 249 to 373 miles on a single battery charge. The VW I.D. will begin production in 2020 and will be sold at a price that is similar to the comparably powerful and well-equipped Golf models. Volkswagen is also looking further ahead for the electric concept car by developing an I.D. Pilot mode where it will be capable of fully automated driving, a technology that should be ready for production by 2025.   (more…)

Volkswagen BUDD-e Named 2016 Concept Truck of the Year

Tuesday, August 9th, 2016
VW BUDD-e concept truck of the year

VW BUDD-e Concept Mircobus

The Volkswagen BUDD-e named the 2016 Concept Truck of the Year at the 15th Annual North American Concept Vehicle of the Year Awards, because judges recognized the all-electric microbus concept for raising the standards of automotive design, with features that address both the utility and mobility needs of the present and future. The BUDD-e beat out three other finalists in the “Concept Truck” category which assessed vehicles with the primary attributes of user-configurable cargo volume and weight capacity.   (more…)