Travel Information
For a city with the ideal mix of business and pleasure, there’s no place better than Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Charming millions of visitors every year, Milwaukee plays host to guests looking for a fun getaway as well as those in town to get deals done. Regardless of why you come here, you’ll be back for one simple reason: Milwaukee knows how to have a good time.  Go to  for more.
Downtown Milwaukee

For a city with the ideal mix of business and pleasure, there's no place better than Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  Learn more about the host city of the Bead&Button Show.


Looking for a place to stay during the show?  Here you'll find information about area hotels.


View information on the transportation services available to you from Milwaukee's Mitchell International Airport, and other useful travel information from the TSA.

Parking and Directions

Need directions to the show or a place to park your vehicle while attending the show? View our directions to the Wisconsin Center and parking guidelines.


The Bead&Button Show offers a number of discounted food locations to our attendees.  View these locations as well as other recommended hot spots around the Milwaukee area.

Our Group Tour information is currently being updated.  Please check back again in January, 2015.  Thank you for your patience.
 days until the show

Important Dates:

Bead&Button Show 2015
January 6, 2015:
Online Registration Opens
May 27 - June 2, 2015:
Camp, Prelude, Fundamentals in Techniques and Workshops
May 31 - June 5, 2015:
Master Classes
June 2, 2015:
Moonlight Madness
June 3, 2015:
Meet the Teachers Reception
June 3 - 7, 2015:
General Education Classes
June 5, 2015:
Lampworking Madness
June 5 - 7, 2015:
Bead&Jewelry Marketplace
June 6, 2015: Bead Social and Auction Night
June 8, 2015:
Bead&Button Show E-mail Newsletter