Milwaukee is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin. Milwaukee is located along the shore of Lake Michigan north of Chicago, Illinois. Milwaukee is most well-known for its beer industry and the Miller Brewing Company is quite prominent in the city. The area was settled in 1818, became a city in 1846, and an influx of Germans helped the city grow in size during the 19th century.
Milwaukee is represented in several sports games via Milwaukee's major sports franchises. The following sports franchises are:
- Milwaukee Brewers (MLB)
- Milwaukee Bucks (NBA)
- Green Bay Packers (NFL)- The Packers played half their home games in Milwaukee until 1994.