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My daughter and her friend and I went to hear James Taylor. He put on a great concert. We got to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Diane K
Chicago, Illinois
Summeriest Rocks!

I was at the first Summerfest back in the 60s, and the tradition continues. The World's Largest... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2018
Jim T
austin, tx
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June 27 - July 1 & July 3 - July 8, 2018 (closed Monday July 2) Billed as the world's largest music festival, Summerfest takes place over 11 days each year on the shores of Lake Michigan in Milwaukee, WI. Nearly 900,000 people attend to watch more...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
200 N Harbor Dr, Henry W. Maier Festival Park, Milwaukee, WI 53202-5994
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and her friend and I went to hear James Taylor. He put on a great concert. We got to Summerfest early so we could have something to eat before the concert. The food choices were good and tasty. Tables were in short supply...More

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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Without great music by Russell Dickerson, Darrius Rucker, and Lady A we would have thought about leaving when we first arrived to the amphitheater at the summer fest grounds. We were seated in the yellow section of the venue and we spent 15-30 minutes cleaning...More

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Reviewed August 25, 2018

I was at the first Summerfest back in the 60s, and the tradition continues. The World's Largest Music Festival doesn't disappoint. Lots of stages, every type of music one can imagine (and some you can't!), comedy, food, beer, a hang glider, and people watching that...More

Thank Jim T
Reviewed August 15, 2018

This has been my annual tradition for 25 years! But it was feeling crowded (which it can be after 800P) and close. But Summerfest planners have opened up areas from stages to Lakefront feeling airier, stages are more accessible and The American Family Amphitheater is...More

Thank TravelingGrandma51
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Work many ways to attend for under $10 if not for free! Summerfest is a must go to for a bucket list! Grab a cocktail and wander all the sounds of the world. Plus food from local establishments makes for a hard choice not to...More

Thank GREG S
Reviewed July 27, 2018

You will never experience a greater summer music festival than that of Milwaukee's Summerfest! The food, drinks, being next to the greatest Lake in the greatest city with the greatest selection of music! And there's almost a dozen stages of different kinds of music &...More

Thank Trainman91
Reviewed July 18, 2018

My sister, niece and myself go every year on hispanic day. We made it a tradition. If you want to have a great time with family and friends Summerfest is the best place to go.

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Reviewed July 13, 2018

Went to Summerfest on the 4th. Crowded of course so a few bottlenecks getting around especially lakeside. Bands were average during the daytime. At night totally different feel and vibe. People were dancing and rocking out. Did not see very many totally drunk people like...More

Thank James S
Reviewed July 9, 2018

I took my daughters to see Def Leppard and Journey at Summerfest. We got there early and had a blast. We saw all kinds of bands playing throughout the day and night. Most were very good some were average! Really a sight to see if...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Went to Summerfest 2 nights in a row and enjoyed the various bands playing at night leading up to seeing the Dave Matthews Band. The violinist was replaced due to some internal issues and it did take away from the band's unique sound and charm...More

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July 5, 2018|
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Response from williams63122 | Reviewed this property |
Unless you have assigned seating, I would think you should be able to sit together. The largest stage, for the headliners ( American Family Insurance Amphitheater/Summerfest), has assigned seating, whereas the other stages... More
June 27, 2018|
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Response from TonyW3496 | Property representative |
Yes, there will be Shawn Mendes tour merchandise in the Amphitheater forecourt.
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June 25, 2018|
Response from 831patriciar | Reviewed this property |
no idea .sorry