Shorewood Business District News – February 2021 ?
Feb 9, 2021
Shorewood Business District News – February 2021 ?
Valentine’s Day, Black History Month, Virtual Events, New Business Opening and more!
Get ready for Valentine’s Day!
February is already here… I’m not sure about you but it feels as if time is moving quickly! Our retailers and restaurants are working hard to bring you some amazing deals to spoil your Valentine and yourself completely rotten this year. Go ahead, treat yourself, you deserve it!
Valentine’s Day Deals!
For the coffee lover in your life, grab aCherry Cordial Cappuccino fromColectivo (available in cafes Feb. 3 – 16) It captures the sweetness of a box of chocolates in a cup. For those enjoying an at-home celebration, place your pre-orders for our Cherry Coffee Cake Box or Valentine’s Day Cookie Kits, complete with everything you need to create your own edible Valentines. Just head over to TroubadourBakery.com by Feb. 11th to place your order, and select your favorite cafe for Valentine’s Day pickup. Get the app to get more of your fav Valentine-themed treats!
This Valentine’s Day weekend, Blooming Lotus Bakery is pulling out all the stops and celebrating with Decadent Donuts and Wonderful Whoopie Pies both Saturday and Sunday from 9am -1pm. The bakery cases will be overflowing with delicious, healthy goodness so you can treat the whole family! As always, all of our bakery products are Grain-free, Gluten-free, Vegan and Kosher.
If your Valentine also happens to be your running buddy, make sure you stop by Performance Running Outfitters where they have put some awesome Valentine’s Day gifts sets together!
Join Indulgence Chocolatiers for a virtual pairing over Facebook Live hosted by owner, Julie Waterman! Each kit will include 3 bottles of wine and enough cheese & confections for 4 people to enjoy 3 pairings for only $75. Kits will be available for pick up at our Walker’s Point location the day before and the day of class. Call 414-223-0123 to reserve your kit before supplies run out!
This Valentines day, we know you can’t necessarily make it to your favourite date spot, (unless your favourite date spot is the pub because… in that case, give us a call and make your reservation), so…. Three Lions is offering a 3 course dinner with a complimentary bottle of wine for $50 only.
Your kids will adore these paint your own Valentine Unicorn cookies for $5 from our newest bakery, Signature Sweets. Also make sure to order your Valentine Cocoa Bombs and Breakable Chocolate bears with strawberries and cakesicles.
If you are looking for a night out, the Hubbard Park Lodge has you covered – literally… book your reservations online now!
Join SHOP this week stop in to celebrate Valentine’s Day Thursday and Friday noon to 5pm and Saturday from 10:30-5:30 for 25% off the whole store!
Knowing the Past Opens the Door to the Future
We cannot forget that February is also Black History Month and Scout Wine Merchants is proud to carry this whiskey all months of the year. Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey is a brand of Tennessee whiskey produced by Uncle Nearest, Inc., headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee. The whiskey is named after the formerly enslaved man, Nathaniel “Nearest” Green, who taught a young Jack Daniel the craft of distilling. In 2020, in response to the BLM movement, the Foundation formed a non-profit alliance with Jack Daniel Distillery to create the Nearest and Jack Advancement Initiative to elevate people of color within the American whiskey industry.
Pop Up Donuts at Lake Effect Surf Shop!
Catch a donut at Lake Effect Surf Shop! On Saturday February 20th, they will be hosting Sugar Cube Donuts for a pop-up donut shop from 9am – 12pm. While you’re there def check out the longboards and fully stocked selection of wetsuits, boots, mittens, hoods and more!
New Menu at HIYA!
Everyday is Taco Tuesday at HIYA who is pleased to roll out their new menu items including an all new section of Traditional Tacos including Birria, Tinga, Steak Asada and more! They have also expanded their appetizers, salads and sides. and offer flour tortillas as well.
Watch for their Instagram Take Over with Milwaukee Magazine next week – HIYA Taco followers will have the chance to win gift cards!
Riley’s Sandwich Shop Grand Opening!
Have you seen the giant dog sign at 4473 N Oakland Ave near Kensington square? Riley’s Sandwich Co. is almost here! Scheduled to open on February, 20th, the new dog-centric sandwich shop is born from their passion for great food and love for the dog community; especially their four-legged daughter, Riley. They’ll be serving gourmet grub, which includes salads, snacks and their signature sandwiches. These sandwiches are elevated sous vide high quality cuts of organic chicken, steak and brisket. They strive to source locally and organically when possible to promote sustainability and freshness. Breakfast sandwiches available on the weekend. Stop by the store where “dogs are always welcome”; beer, wine and other goods are available for carry out. Did we mention they deliver for a flat $5 (no 3rd parties), no tipping environment and contactless order & pay. The menu will start small, evolve and grow. They will be working with local rescues and organizations to creatively give back; as well as partner with other local small businesses to cross promote. Follow their instagram or facebook @rileysandwich to stay up to date on the latest opening details, hours of operation and offers.
Speaking of dogs, February is pet dental health month! Did you know that most dogs & cats get dental disease by age 3? Stop in to Bentley’s Pet Stuff & get some dental products on sale all month long!
Battle of the Breweries at Draft & Vessel!
Draft & Vessel is bringing the royal rumble to your living room…For the past five years they’ve hosted head-to-head, winner-takes-all blind-tasting duels between their favorite Wisconsin breweries. This time around they are doing a Best Of Competition. Featuring two beers each from all six breweries that have competed in the ring in the past. You get to determine the winning beer as well as win prizes! Each 12pk will come with a score sheet to make notes on each beer as well as a web link to rate each beer. That will determine the winning brewery. They will then draw names from the online submissions for additional prizes! Purchase and play at draftandvessel.com
Camp Lucky is Coming!
Camp Bar Shorewood is getting a magical transformation and will be the home to Lucky Camp, starting Friday, February 19th. This month long experience will be filled with festive cocktails, endless pints of Guinness and lots of St. Patty’s Day cheer. Be sure to follow Camp Bar on social for Lucky Camp updates + announcements! It’s sure to be a Shamrockin’ good time…
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