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Thirsty Thursdays Concert Series

Thursdays 5PM-9PM

We are bringing the Bike Night fun inside at MOTOR Bar & Restaurant all winter long. Join us every Thirsty Thursday for live music, koozie beer specials, exclusive giveaways and specials from 5-9PM.

Upcoming Music Lineup
January 17- Kelly Riewe
January 24- Tangled Lines
January 31- Listening Party
February 7- Will Pfrang and the Good Land Gang
February 21- Marc Croft Duo
Feburary 28- Michael Sean
March 7- Matt Tyner
March 21- Nicolette parada
March 28- Windy Hope Duo
April 4- Marc Ballini
April 18- Joey Gleesing

Come early and visit the Harley-Davidson Museum® from 9 a.m.-8 p.m. H.O.G members get in free to the H-D Museum every day – for full admission details, visit h-dmuseum.com.

Bulleit Bourbon Presents BBQ & BLUES

Every Saturday night from 5PM-9PM

Bulleit Brand RGB logo 1527708315393 (1) Every Saturday, MOTOR brings together three true American classics: Bulleit Bourbon, live blues music and all-you-can-eat BBQ. Sip on special Bulleit Bourbon Cocktails, including Wisconsin Bulleit Old Fashioneds and a Blackberry Lemonade Spritz for only 5 bucks.

For just 29.99, have your fill of hickory-smoked BBQ chicken, pulled pork, smoked brisket and grilled sausage links – add on AYCE Memphis-style dry-rubbed ribs for just 5.00 more. All BBQ platters include AYCE French fries, jicama coleslaw, BBQ baked beans and made-from-scratch cornbread. Not up to the AYCE task? Enjoy a special BBQ platter with hickory-smoked BBQ chicken, pulled pork, smoked brisket and grilled sausage link with all the sides for 19.99 – add on a side of Memphis-style dry-rubbed ribs for just 5.00 more.

In addition to all the smokin’ BBQ, MOTOR™ will sizzle with the best in true American blues music from nationally known musicians – with no cover charge! Call 414.287.2778 to make your reservation.

Upcoming Blues Lineup:
January 19- Listening Party
January 26- Matt Tyner
February 2- American Blues Band
February 9- She’s Right, I’m Left
February 16- Andrew Gelles Trio
February 23- Anthony Deutsch
March 2- American Blues Band
March 9- The Blues Disciples
March 16- Johnny and the T-Birds
April 6- American Blues Band
April 13- Andrew Gelles Trio
April 20- Johnny and the T-Birds

Cantending Fundraising

Make your next fundraising event unique by hosting it in the MOTOR Bar & Restaurant Can Room. Our new fundraising program allows you to take over our craft beer bar to raise money for your nonprofit. Bring a few guest bartenders to support your event, invite your friends, family and sponsors, and we donate 100% of the tips to your nonprofit.

Contact bjoosten@levyrestaurants.com to learn more about our Cantending program and to reserve your fundraising date today.

MOTOR Happy Hour

Monday-Friday 3-6PM

Fuel up during MOTOR’s Happy Hour, every day Monday through Friday from 3-6PM with 4.00 select craft beers and buy one get one of our cocktail of the month.

Mac Monday

All Day, Every Monday

Mondays are best spent with a bowl of MOTOR’s delicious homemade Mac n’ Cheese. Enjoy specials on all of our Mac plates or create your own custom Mac with special toppings!

Ten Dollar Tuesdays

All Day Tuesdays

Every Tuesday from October 1-April 31, enjoy 10.00 MOTOR Burgers and 10.00 Harley-Davidson Museum® adult admission.

Wings N' Things Wednesday

All Day Wednesdays

Wednesdays are made for Wings! All day, every Wednesday at MOTOR, buy any of our house Wings and get a FREE appetizer*

*Exclusions apply. Ask your server for details.



Join MOTOR for our Friday night beer sampling series!

Enjoy complimentary beer samples in MOTOR Bar & Restaurant on Fridays from 5:30PM-7:30PM with 4.00 specials from our featured brewery each week. Like every Friday, our All-You-Can-Eat Wisconsin Fish Fry is available all day, served with golden fried fish, crispy French fries, fresh jicama coleslaw, homemade Southern-style cornbread and tartar for only 14.95.

Sunday Bloody Mary Bar

Sundays 11AM-2PM

Sundays just got better with MOTOR’s new build-your-own Bloody Mary bar. We provide you a pint full of vodka and our signature Bloody Mary mix and you pile on all of your favorite toppings

Hungry? Enjoy a few brunch classics, like a Bacon, Egg, and Cheese Sandwich or Breakfast Skillet, in addition to our full MOTOR menu.


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