Monthly Archives: April 2011

New Inventory

When we opened, we didn’t have much variety. St. Patrick’s day 2011 we received two tiny shipments of beer and liquor, looked at each other and said, “well, no time like the present.” Despite the legend you may have heard, … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed!

On May 21, Historic Milwaukee is hosting the “Spaces and Traces Tour” which will celebrate Riverwest’s history specifically. To make it all run smooth and shiny, they need some volunteers. That’s where you, dear neighbors and members, come in. This … Continue reading

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Thank You!!!

After a long week of highly convivial affairs, all we have to say is thank you. Riverwest (indeed, Milwaukee), your support has been encouraging and inspiring. To all those who came to their neighborhood bar last week, our collective hat … Continue reading

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This is it!!

Last night was a real party. The Beehive Collective showed up which was a real treat. All the bands were fantastic. This week couldn’t be going better. But today’s the day we’ve really been waiting for. And an unforgettable day … Continue reading

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Shepherd Express: Riverwest’s First Cooperative Bar

Article published in the Shepherd Express, available here: Riverwest’s First Cooperative Bar Welcomes Members The Riverwest Public House Cooperative’s business model is unique in more ways than one. The bar, which celebrates its opening with a week of events beginning … Continue reading

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April Fools!!

From OnMilwaukee.com’s April Fools day post: Riverwest Public House totally spaces out on liquor license, man After months of planning and organizing for the country’s second cooperative tavern, the Riverwest Public House opened its door last week, but did not … Continue reading

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