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Summerfest Experiences Announced

Posted on May 19, 2022

MILWAUKEE, WI (May 19, 2022) – Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance offers a variety of fun and unique experiences for fest-goers this year during the festival.

Summerfest Marketplace to Feature Nine Minority Owned Businesses Through BMO EMpower Grant Program

Posted on May 17, 2022

MILWAUKEE, WI (May 17, 2022) – Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance will once again offer attendees unique shopping experiences throughout the festival grounds.

Summerfest 2022 Daily Admission Promotions Announced

Posted on May 16, 2022

MILWAUKEE (May 12, 2022) – Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance is excited to announce daily admissions promotions for 2022. 

$25 All-In Summerfest Concert Ticket Promotion Announced

Posted on April 28, 2022

In celebration of national concert week, Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance is offering its fans a $25 All-In Ticket for select Summerfest concerts. The festival will take place over three weekends (Thursdays through Saturdays) June 23-25, June 30-July 2, and July 7-9, 2022.

Summerfest Adds Ryan Hurd and Rhett Akins as Support for Thomas Rhett Concert on July 9

Posted on April 27, 2022

Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance announced today that Ryan Hurd and Rhett Akins have been added as support for Thomas Rhett at the American Family Insurance Amphitheater on Summerfest’s last day, Saturday, July 9, 2022

Backstreet Boys Add New Dates to North American Leg of their DNA World Tour at Summerfest July 8

Posted on April 5, 2022

April 5, 2022– The Backstreet Boys, one of the best-selling bands of all time, announced additional tour stops on their DNA World Tour in major US cities including Nashville, Portland and Memphis, as well as the addition of a European leg of the tour kicking off in Portugal on October 3rd!

Milwaukees Summerfest Announces 2022 Headliners

Posted on March 29, 2022

MILWAUKEE, WI (March 29, 2022) – Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance is excited to announce over 100 headliners, spanning various music genres, for the 54th edition of the legendary festival. Summerfest will take place June 23-25, June 30-July 2, and July 7-9, three weekends (Thursdays-Saturdays)

Machine Gun Kelly July 1 at American Family Insurance Amphitheater

Posted on March 21, 2022

Machine Gun Kelly announced his international Mainstream Sellout Tour with a stop in Milwaukee this summer. See Machine Gun Kelly live with special guests Avril Lavigne and iann dior at the American Family Insurance Amphitheater on Friday, July 1, 2022.

Thomas Rhett Announced for Summerfest on July 9

Posted on March 15, 2022

MILWAUKEE, WI (March 15, 2022) – Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance announced today that multi-PLATINUM selling superstar Thomas Rhett will headline the American Family Insurance Amphitheater on Summerfest’s last day, Saturday, July 9, 2022

Bob Babisch Announces 2022 Season will be Final Year Serving as Vice President of Entertainment

Posted on March 3, 2022

MILWAUKEE, WI (March 3, 2022) – Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. (MWF) announced today that Bob Babisch, Vice President of Entertainment, will begin to transition his role as leader of the organization’s Entertainment Department at the end of 2022