BMO Harris Pavilion
BMO Harris Pavilion front
BMO Harris Pavilion Day
BMO Harris Pavilion with city backdrop

BMO Harris Pavilion


Celebrating spectacular artists in a state of the art facility

One of the many stages included with your Summerfest admission, the BMO Harris Pavilion with Miller Lite located on the south end of the grounds features large video screens along a contoured seating bowl with lakeside bars and restrooms located conveniently nearby. 

BMO Harris Pavilion has featured artists from across all genres including classic rock, country, hip-hop and alternative. Artist previously featured on this stage include Steve Miller Band, Chicago, Styx, Kip Moore, Cheap Trick, Sheryl Crow, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Willie Nelson, Billy Idol and Hollywood Vampires.

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BMO Harris Pavilion with Miller Lite 2019 Headliners*

June 2610:00 p.m.Foreigner
June 274:00 p.m.Foghat
9:45 p.m.Elle King
June 289:45 p.m.Brandi Carlile
June 299:45 p.m.Chicago
June 30TBA
July 29:45 p.m.Chaka Khan
July 39:45 p.m.The Roots
July 49:45 p.m.X Ambassadors
July 54:00 p.m.The Spinners
9:45 p.m.Dashboard Confessional
July 68:00 p.m.Dark Star Orchestra
July 79:45 p.m.Jason Mraz

*All performers and show times are subject to change.

BMO Effect

As part of the “BMO Effect,” BMO Harris Bank will enhance the festival experience for its customers by offering the following:

  • A dedicated entrance to Summerfest located south of the box office that offers BMO Harris Bank customers easy accessible and exclusive entry to the festival
  • FREE ATM transactions on the grounds throughout the entire Summerfest festival season for BMO Harris Bank customers
  • A 15% discount on Summerfest merchandise at the on-site store when using a BMO Harris Bank debit or credit card


Summerfest will once again offer a seating option at the BMO Harris Pavilion with Miller Lite for all headlining performances.  This policy offers Summerfest fans the choice of free general admission seats or reserved seats available for purchase.  All seats will be clearly marked within the venue. 

  • FREE Festival Seating: The majority of seating in the BMO Harris Pavilion will be available FREE to the public on a first come, first served basis, the day of the show.  Similar to other Summerfest stages, fans may occupy seats as they are available from the time Summerfest gates open.

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  • Advance Purchase Tickets:  A select number of reserved tickets will be available for each headlining concert at the BMO Harris Pavilion with Miller Lite. Fans may purchase a ticket for the headlining performance for $30.00 per concert, plus fees.  Each reserved ticket includes admission to Summerfest on the day of the performance.  Tickets go on sale May 13 – 17, 2019 and are available through or in person at the Summerfest Box Office. 
Headliner Advance Purchase Tickets
Foreigner On Sale
Elle King On Sale
Brandi Carlile SOLD OUT. Still, the majority of seating is available FREE to the public on a first come, first served basis, the day of the show
Chicago SOLD OUT. Still, the majority of seating is available FREE to the public on a first come, first served basis, the day of the show
Chaka Khan On Sale
The Roots On Sale
X Ambassadors On Sale
Dashboard Confessional On Sale
Dark Star Orchestra On Sale
Jason Mraz  On Sale

ADA Information

The covered seating area of the BMO Harris Pavilion has designated accessible seating.