For nearly twenty-five years, Milwaukee’s Cactus Club has been among the finest live music venues in the Midwest, featuring such acts as The White Stripes, Queens of the Stone Age, Interpol, Death Cab for Cutie, The Sword, High On Fire, The Faint, Bright Eyes, Eyedea & Abilities, Red Fang, Sylvan Esso, Redd Kross, Sharon Van Etten, Polica, Russian Circles, King Tuff, and countless other national, international, and local bands.
CLUB RULES: No sexism, no racism, no ableism, no ageism, no homophobia, no transphobia, no fatphobia, no hatefulness. (Thanks, AfroPunk)
Cactus Club is committed to creating a welcome and inclusive environment. Predatory behavior is not tolerated. All gender expressions are welcomed and affirmed.
Amidst the pandemic, we have drastically shifted gears for the safety of our staff, artists, friends and neighbors. We cannot overstate our love and appreciation for your interest in Cactus Club.
Here are a few ways to support:
Become aCactus Club Patreon member. Starting at $5/month, this pay-what-you-can model will enable us to program high-quality music and art events in a digital landscape. All live performances, film screenings, DJ sets, and workshops are archived on Vimeo to be accessed at your convenience. This membership will help to ensure that we have a space to welcome you back into, when it is safe and appropriate to do so.
Support Cactus Club carryout hours: Fridays 4-9p. Growlers of kombucha, CBD kombucha and beer. Batched cocktails & mocktails. Preorder or just show up. Please wear a mask. Our dear friends Frida’s Cocina taco truck will be posted up outside 4-8p Fridays too!
Pick something up from our webstore. We’re getting very creative with merch and are regularly releasing new items. Great for gifts or treating yourself.
Engage with our LIVE digital programming. All LIVE events will be public and donation-based with 100% of donations going to participating artists.
Thank you for your time and consideration. Please be safe! Be kind to one another and yourself 🌸 As always, open to collaborations, ideas and feedback!