Special Attractions and Exhibiting Partners
KLEMENT'S $1 BRAT DAY
Thursday, June 28 • 12:00 - 2:00 pm
Enjoy a taste of summer with Klement’s. On June 28th, Klement’s brats will be available for purchase, while supplies last, at the Mid Gate for just $1 from noon to 2:00 pm. $1 brats will ONLY be for sale at the Mid Gate at the designated booth and are limited to 1 per person. Proceeds will benefit the Milwaukee Rescue Mission.
LATIN MUSIC DAY PRESENTED BY AURORA HEALTH CARE WITH SUPPORT FROM TELEMUNDO WISCONSIN
Sunday July 8 • starting at 4:00pm
Aurora Health Care and Telemundo Wisconsin are proud to welcome the following artists: Clave Y Afinque, The Explosion, Junior Rivera and Victor Manuelle, for Latin Music Day at the Harley-Davidson™ Roadhouse. Stop by the Harley-Davidson™ Roadhouse to enjoy Latin Tropical Music and Salsa music starting at 4:00 pm. Before the music, don’t miss out on your chance to contribute your own voice to Aurora’s Community Soundtrack.
SUMMERFEST SKYGLIDER PRESENTED BY TAIWAN EXCELLENCE
Everyday of Summerfest noon to midnight (weather permitting)
Take a ride on the Skyglider, a true family favorite! Located high above the main walkway, this gentle ride provides passengers with a scenic view of Henry Maier Festival Park, Lake Michigan and the entertainment below. One-way and round-trip fares available. Presented by Taiwan Excellence.
Fares per person.
SUMMERFEST’S WHEEL IN THE SKY PRESENTED BY CONVERGED TECHNOLOGY PROFESSIONALS
Everyday of Summerfest • Noon - 11:30 pm
Jump aboard this giant Ferris wheel, presented by Converged Technology Professionals, located on the south end of the grounds and enjoy spectacular views of Summerfest, Milwaukee’s downtown and Lake Michigan. Operating from noon – 11:30 pm daily.
EMERGING ARTIST SERIES WITH 88NINE RADIO MILWAUKEE AND SHEPHERD EXPRESS
Everyday of Summerfest • 3:00 – 7:30 pm
The Johnson Controls World Sound Stage with 88Nine Radio Milwaukee and Shepherd Express will once again host the Emerging Artist Series, highlighting emerging talent each evening from 3:00 – 7:30 pm with the opportunity for fans to vote for their favorite performances on Twitter. Check the Emerging Artist Series page for information on nightly competitions.
FM 102/1 SERIES AT SUMMERFEST
Everyday of Summerfest
The FM 102/1 Series at Summerfest features the best in alternative music and is excited to welcome the following artists: Imagine Dragons, Social Distortion, Welshly Arms, Kaleo, Dave Matthews Band, The Neighbourhood, Spoon, Foster The People, Bishop Briggs, The Wombats, Pixies, The Flaming Lips, BØRNS, Judah & The Lion, PHANTOGRAM, Manchester Orchestra, Arcade Fire and more!
PADDLEBOAT WATER EXPERIENCE PRESENTED BY BADGER METER
Everyday of Summerfest
Celebrate Summerfest on the water! Presented by Badger Meter, this family friendly activity, provided by Lakeshore Paddle Sports, will give patrons the opportunity to relax and take in views of the festival and downtown Milwaukee. From noon – 7:00 pm each day, paddle around part of the lagoon for 30 minutes in boats that hold up to 4 people. Located at the boat dock on the north end of the grounds, this is an experience that can’t be missed
L.L.BEAN KAYAK & STAND-UP PADDLEBOARD (SUP) COURSES
Friday June 29 - Sunday July 1
See you in the water! L.L.Bean is offering 60-minute kayak and stand-up paddleboard courses led by Outdoor Discovery School experts, so you can explore the water and have some fun. Already experienced? We’ll be renting gear so grab a kayak or SUP and some friends and head on out there
HOLE-IN-ONE CONTEST WITH 540 ESPN MILWAUKEE
Everyday of Summerfest
Tee up 3 balls for $8 for a chance to hit a Hole-In- One! Support provided by 540 ESPN Milwaukee, the Michels Corporation, and Trees On The Move.
BIG GIG GIVEAWAY WITH COUSINS SUBS
Want to experience Summerfest like a VIP? Now’s your chance. In partnership with Wisconsin-based Cousins Subs, you can enter to win prize packages that include two tickets to an American Family Insurance Amphitheater concert, grounds VIP deck access, Ticketmaster Terrace passes, Summerfest Store gift card, dinner on Cousins and parking! Go to cousinssubs.com/biggiggiveaway from May 14th, 2018 – June 20th, 2018 for your chance to win!
PEPSI® PHOTO CONTESTS
Before Summerfest Now – June 26: Share your favorite Summerfest photo on Twitter or Instagram using the hashtag #FestinWithPepsi photo for a chance to win a Pepsi and Summerfest prize package including tickets to Summerfest 2018. A lucky fan’s winning photo will be shared on Summerfest’s Facebook page each week (10 total winners) and will receive a prize including 2 tickets to Summerfest plus Summerfest & Pepsi merchandise.
During Summerfest June 27 - July 8 (closed July 2): Post a photo of yourself in front of the Summerfest gates or in front of the instruments inside the South Gate and share it using #FestinWithPepsi. A winning photo will be posted on Summerfest’s Facebook page every day of the festival (11 total winners) and each lucky winner will receive a prize package from Summerfest and Pepsi.
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