11 Sep 2018

A Lifetime of Memories Begin

A Lifetime of Memories Begin

The smallest visitors often make the biggest impression, on guests and staff alike. They express joy without restraint, and encourage all of us to revel in our surroundings. Watching a little face light up when entering the majestic lobby allows the observer to re-experience some of that initial awe felt upon first viewing the magnificent […]

11 Sep 2018

Many Happy Returns

Many Happy Returns

A much beloved member of the Pfister family, Lillian Birchbauer, celebrated a milestone birthday in Café Rouge surrounded by family and friends. The funny, feisty woman, known affectionately as “Coat Check Lillian,” was honored at a surprise 90th birthday party thrown by her children at the hotel she dearly loves. Lillian made decades of memories […]

7 Sep 2018

Bike Week turns into Biking for Life

Bike Week turns into Biking for Life

During Harley Davidson’s 115th Anniversary celebration there was only one way to catch up bikers in the hotel: to wait for rain. HD devotees from all over the world flocked to Milwaukee to celebrate, and most importantly, to ride the streets of Brew City. The Saturday during the festivities began as a soggy one, keeping […]

6 Sep 2018

Schultz Presents Designs at Renaissance Dinner

Schultz Presents Designs at Renaissance Dinner

Stephanie Schultz has been dazzling Pfister guests with her designs since being named the Artist in Residence in March. Her work, inspired by the hotel’s extensive collection of Victorian paintings, aims to recreate the clothing depicted in the celebrated artwork, effectively brining the canvases “to life.” Her art, and her story, will be featured at […]

4 Sep 2018

Team Bumpus Rolls In

Team Bumpus Rolls In

Milwaukee turned into a sea of black and orange over the last week as bikers from all over the world rumbled and roared into the city to celebrate Harley Davidson’s 115th birthday. All of Brew City got in on the celebration, with street parties, parades and races all over town. The hotel was filled with […]

27 Aug 2018

Here Comes the Bride(s)

Here Comes the Bride(s)

Some brides delight in paving a new path, while others revel in the tenets of tradition. Bride-to-be Megan Wolf spans both paths while planning her December wedding at the Pfister. Megan’s mother, Lisa, celebrated her 1985 nuptials with family and friends in the elegant Imperial Ballroom.  33 years later, daughter Megan will celebrate her own […]