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Kohl's Captivation Station And Kohl's Family Day Returns To Summerfest 2015

Posted on June 4, 2015

Summerfest is partnering with Kohl’s Department Stores (NYSE: KSS) for the fifth year to provide families the opportunity to enjoy Kohl’s Family Day and the Kohl’s Captivation Station during Summerfest 2015. The partnership offers educational, fun and creative activities for children of all ages and their families, as well as the opportunity for patrons to gain free admission to the festival.

Live Media Group To Bring Summerfest 2015 To Fans Live Via Web And Mobile

Posted on June 3, 2015

Summerfest officials are excited to announce that for the first time in Summerfest history, the event will be streamed live to the world via a partnership with Live Media Group, the industry leader in live event production, broadcast and technology. For all 11 nights of Summerfest, viewers will be able to catch live performances from multiple acts that spans across four, high-definition channels using the new nowlive™ video platform, which will be accessible through Summerfest.com. This partnership brings a one of a kind, live music experience to fans around the globe, through a live web and mobile broadcast.

Summerfest Offers Fun For The Entire Family

Posted on June 2, 2015

Summerfest 2015 offers family focused entertainment and activities all day long for kids of all ages and families of all sizes.

Summerfest Creates Its First Shazam-able TV Commercial And Rewards Fans With A Free Weekday E-Ticket

Posted on June 1, 2015

Summerfest is aligning with Shazam, one of the world’s biggest music based apps, to offer yet another way to get in the gate for free.

Summerfest's Special Offers Give Fans More Ways To Save Money At The Gate

Posted on May 28, 2015

Summerfest continues to find innovative ways to work with sponsors to help fest-goers save money and enhance their experience. Take advantage of these special offers and keep the savings coming!

Summerfest Announces Carrie Underwood To Headline The Marcus Amphitheater During Summerfest 2015

Posted on May 21, 2015

Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. officials are excited to announce Carrie Underwood will headline the Marcus Amphitheater on Thursday, July 2.

Special Attractions, Fun Daytime Activities And Interactive Exhibits Enhance The Summerfest Experience

Posted on May 21, 2015

Summerfest offers an interesting variety of special attractions that make each day a unique experience for music fans and festival lovers alike!

Special Guest Buddy Guy To Open For The Rolling Stones In Milwaukee

Posted on May 19, 2015

The Rolling Stones have announced that 6-time GRAMMY® Award-winning singer/songwriter, Buddy Guy, will be the special guest artist opening their show in Milwaukee on Tuesday, June 23 at Summerfest. ZIP CODE, the band’s 15-city North American stadium tour, kicks off in San Diego on May 24, and will also be making stops in Columbus, Minneapolis, Arlington, Atlanta, Orlando, Nashville, Pittsburgh, Kansas City, Raleigh, Indianapolis, Detroit and Buffalo before wrapping in Quebec on July 15 at Le Festival D’Été de Québec.

Summerfest Announces Car Giveaway Courtesy of Subway® Restaurants And Mike Juneau's Arrow Hyundai

Posted on May 8, 2015

Summerfest is excited to announce yet another great reason to check out the “Big Gig®,” the chance to win a car! Sunday, July 5 at 6:00 pm, Summerfest will give away a brand new 2015 Hyundai Sonata courtesy of Subway® Restaurants and Mike Juneau’s Arrow Hyundai. Summerfest fans can register at Summerfest Street Team events and every day during Summerfest at the Touch-A-Prize Kiosk located just inside of the Mid Gate. Registration will close at 4:00 pm on Sunday, July 5. You must be at least 18 years old to participate and you must be present to win. No purchase necessary. For complete contest rules and details, visit Summerfest.com/car-giveaway.

Summerfest Launches New And Improved 2015 Mobile App

Posted on May 7, 2015

Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. officials are excited to launch the brand new Official Summerfest 2015 App presented by Wisconsin Hospitality Group and their local Applebee’s restaurants that literally puts “The World’s Largest Music Festival” right in the palm of festival fans’ hands. To kick off the launch, the first 50,000 downloads and updates prior to June 1 will come with a FREE Weekday Admission E-ticket to Summerfest 2015, delivered via the App. The Summerfest 2015 App is available on IOS and Android platforms for mobile phones and tablets.The App is FREE and available to download today in the App Store or Play Store.

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