June 24, 2016

6:00pm - 8:00pm

A summer wine tasting on the Mansion's front terrace - what could be better.  Stroll through the Mansion while enjoying a sampling of wines, hors d'oeuvres provided by Larry's Market and live entertainment.  A fine German wine will be waiting for you as you view Captain Pabst's original wine cellar.  Tickets are $40 for members and $45 for non-members. Tickets purchased before June 17, 2016 are $5.00 off.  Tickets >



June 18, 2016

10:00am - 2:00pm

Forest Home Cemetery (2405 West Forest Home Avenue, Milwaukee WI, 53215)

Forest Home Cemetery, the Pabst Mansion and the Milwaukee County Historical Society invite you to Brunch with the Barons, a unique event where Milwaukee's beer royalty come alive in a new and unique way.  Participants can walk the cemetery's beer path during the event so that they can encounter the resting places of Blatz, Pabst, Schlitz, Melm, and Gettelman families.  Highlights of the event include:

  • A rare opportunity to enter the Blatz mausoleum hosted by Blatz family members.

  • Encounters with Milwaukee's beer barons and baron family members.

  • Activities and information from beer and brewing-related organizations.

  • Entrance to the event including the event activities and permanent on-grounds buildings and exhibits including the chapel and Halls of History Museum

  • Pabst-brand beers will be available for sale, as will brunch items.

Tickets can be purchased in advance by calling Forest Home Cemetery at 414-645-2632, through Shepherd Tickets, or at the event.  Prices are $10 per person, $5 for children ages 6-18 and children under 5 are free.