Posted on March 13, 2017
The Summerfest Foundation is excited to announce applications are now being accepted for 2017 Music Education Grants up to $5,000. More information and the application is available at summerfestfoundation.org. This year’s Music Education Grant cycle will close April 17, 2017. Qualifying applicants must be non-profit organizations with IRS 501(c)(3) status or K-12 schools located in Southeastern Wisconsin.
Posted on February 23, 2017
Milwaukee's four-legged festival will be back this fall for another barkin' good time. The 4th Annual Fromm Petfest will be held on September 23rd, 2017 from 10:00am to 6:00pm at Henry Maier Festival Park.
Posted on February 15, 2017
Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. and BMO Harris Bank are excited to announce the renewal of their partnership and exciting new enhancements specifically for BMO Harris Bank customers during Summerfest’s 50th.
Posted on February 6, 2017
Luke Bryan has become a staple at Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance where he has sold out all three of his previous headlining performances. Summerfest is thrilled to have him back to take part in the 50th celebration.
Posted on January 26, 2017
Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. officials are excited to announce a new, comprehensive sponsorship with American Family Insurance that will strategically align both brands into the next decade and beyond through a naming rights partnership.
Posted on January 13, 2017
The 40+ date tour sees the band returning to stadiums and amphitheaters nationwide including Hollywood Bowl, Wrigley Field, Coors Field, Gorge Amphitheatre, the Marcus Amphitheater for Summerfest's 50th and Camden's BB&T Pavilion where last year they broke the record for the best-attended show in the venue's 22-year history.
TOM PETTY AND THE HEARTBREAKERS BRING THEIR 40TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR TO THE MARCUS AMPHITHEATER AT SUMMERFEST’S 50TH
Posted on December 9, 2016
Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, one of the most iconic bands in American music history, have announced the first dates of their 40th Anniversary Tour, which includes two shows, Wednesday, July 5 and Thursday, July 6, at the Marcus Amphitheater for Summerfest’s 50th celebration. Chris Stapleton will appear as a very special guest.
Posted on December 8, 2016
U.S. Cellular and Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. officials today announced a new ten-year agreement that will demolish the existing U.S. Cellular Connection Stage and replace it with a new, larger stage and an enhanced guest experience for Summerfest 2018.
Summerfest and ReverbNation Partner Again to Offer Free Artist Submission Platform for the 50th Edition of “The World’s Largest Music Festival” in 2017
Posted on December 2, 2016
Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. and ReverbNation launch year three of a three year agreement that provides up-and-coming artists the opportunity to take the stage and perform for an audience at Summerfest, “The World’s Largest Music Festival” on a marquee year.
Posted on November 14, 2016
Summerfest’s 50th in 2017. Rock superstars, Red Hot Chili Peppers will kick-off the milestone celebration with a performance in the Marcus Amphitheater on opening night, Wednesday, June 28 and pop icon, P!nk, will bring her stunning live show to the Amphitheater on Sunday, July 2.