History of Gay and Lesbian Life in Milwaukee, Wisconsin - Businesses - Bars and Clubs

Frankie's Cabaret
Location: 1655 S. 1st Street


November 4, 1986
May 30, 1987

Male/ female
Bar/ social



Frankie's Cabaret opened with great fanfare, and advertised heavily. However, it lasted less than a year, closing its doors for the last time on May 30, 1987.

More information about this business is welcomed from anyone who can contribute it.

Grand Opening photos, December 1986


Opening Info from "Steppin Out"
In Step volume 3 issue 22

Advertisement, February 1987

Credits: contents, design and arrangement by Don Schwamb.
Last updated: August 5, 2004.