MILWAUKEE (June 21, 2021) – Summerfest is excited to announce the highly anticipated lineup of headliners slated for Briggs & Stratton Big Backyard with Miller Lite and CBS 58.  NEW this year, the stage lineup features daytime national talent.

“As a 23-year sponsor of Summerfest, Briggs & Stratton is pleased to continue its support of the World’s Largest Music Festival and the Milwaukee community,” says Briggs & Stratton’s President and CEO Steve Andrews. “This year’s strong lineup will appeal to the masses who have been waiting for two years to again enjoy Summerfest and great music at the Briggs & Stratton Big Backyard stage - welcome back!”

The 2021 lineup at the Briggs & Stratton Big Backyard with Miller Lite and CBS 58 includes:

Date Artist Showtime
September 2 KIX 8:00 p.m.
  Queensrÿche 10:00 p.m.
September 3 Bow Wow Wow’s Annabella 4:00 p.m.
  Men Without Hats 6:00 p.m.
  Berlin 8:00 p.m.
  Modern English 10:00 p.m.
September 4 Willy Porter 4:00 p.m.
  TBA 10:00 p.m.
September 9 Third World 4:00 p.m.
  J. Torres 8:00 p.m.
  El Gran Combo 10:00 p.m.
September 10 Spoof Fest 12:00 p.m.
  Spoof Fest 6:00 p.m.
  O.A.R. 10:00 p.m.
September 11 Toad The Wet Sprocket 4:00 p.m.
  The Gufs 6:00 p.m.
  TBA 10:00 p.m.
September 16 The Grass Roots 12:00 p.m.
  GGOOLLDD 4:00 p.m.
  Fitz and theTantrums 10:00 p.m.
September 17 Candlebox 4:00 p.m.
  Psychedelic Furs 10:00 p.m.
September 18 CAM 4:00 p.m.
  Dillon Carmichael 8:00 p.m.
  Scotty McCreery 10:00 p.m.

All performers and show times are subject to change.  Please check for updates, to purchase tickets, and to see the full Summerfest lineup.

About Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance

Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance has evolved into what is now recognized as “The World’s Largest Music Festival” and Milwaukee’s cornerstone summer celebration, hosting the music industry’s biggest acts, emerging talent, and local favorites along with approximately 750,000 fans, for an unforgettable live music experience. The 53rd edition of the festival will take place September 2-4, 9-11, and 16-18, 2021.  Summerfest features over 1,000 performances on 11 stages, along with food, beverages, and activities, all in a world-class festival setting.  For more details, visit, or Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram: @Summerfest.

About Briggs & Stratton

Briggs & Stratton, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is focused on providing power to get work done and make people's lives better. Briggs & Stratton is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment, and is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of commercial lithium-ion batteries, power generation, pressure washer, lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Briggs & Stratton®, Simplicity®, Snapper®, Ferris®, Vanguard®, Allmand®, Billy Goat®, Murray®, Branco® and Victa® brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in over 100 countries on six continents. For additional information, please visit and