Know before you go: Your ultimate Summerfest guide

MILWAUKEE — The Big Gig is at last back, soon after a yr-moreover-extensive hiatus because of to COVID-19. 

Right here, we rounded up means to support you make the songs pageant as memorable as possible. 

Summerfest: Routinely Requested Issues

When is Summerfest this 12 months? 

Summerfest is managing above the course of 3 again-to-back weekends: September 2 – 4, 9 – 11 and 16 – 18. The Summerfest grounds will be open from midday to midnight every working day. 

How can I get into Summerfest for cost-free? 

On Thursday, September 2, any one who heads to Summerfest between noon and 3 p.m. will get free admission if they deliver 3 non-perishable foodstuff products. 

On Friday, September 3, the 1st 2,500 people to donate a children’s guide will be admitted for no cost. 

On Saturday, September 4, any individual who arrives to Summerfest amongst noon and 3 p.m. can get in for free. 

On Friday, September 10, the initially 1,500 men and women who donate deodorant, shampoo/overall body clean wipes, tampons, pads, toothpaste, tooth brushes, socks or underwear to help young children in need at regional community educational institutions, will obtain no cost admission. Donors ought to arrive concerning noon and 3 p.m. and donations should really be really worth $10 or much more. 

On Saturday, September 11, all energetic-obligation army, veterans and up to 4 of their relatives members will acquire complimentary Summerfest tickets. 

On Thursday, September 16, all Summerfest-goers 60 a long time previous and more mature will be admitted free of charge. 

On Friday, September 17, any patron who comes to the gate concerning midday and 3 p.m. sporting a college shirt or hat from decide on faculties will get no cost entry. Integrated institutions are: Alverno University, Carroll College, Concordia College, Herzing University, Milwaukee Area Technical Faculty, Milwaukee College of Engineering, College of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and College of Wisconsin-Parkside. 

On Saturday, September 18, any individual who arrives to the Summerfest gates in between midday and 3 p.m. will be admitted free of charge of demand. 

What are Summerfest’s COVID-19 policies? 

Summerfest will involve a unfavorable COVID-19 test or evidence of vaccination to be admitted.

Additionally, young children less than the age of 12 will be necessary to have on masks. 

For mor facts on these insurance policies, click listed here. 

Can I nevertheless get Summerfest tickets?

Certainly! Summerfest tickets can be acquired at the Summerfest gate ticket booths. 

Typical admissoin tickets can also be obtained below. Tickets to headliner demonstrates at American Spouse and children Coverage Amphitheater can be ordered here. 

If I depart Summerfest, can I arrive back again?

Sure. If you go away Summerfest grounds in between noon and 6:30 p.m., you can pick up a re-entry wristband at the gate. Nonetheless, wristbands are only valid for same-working day re-entry. 

There is no re-entry right after 7:00 p.m. No wristbands will be given out soon after 6:30 p.m.

Are there rentals out there?

Patrons can lease manual wheelchairs for $15 and one strollers for $5. Provides are limited. 

Is there storage offered?

Patrons can pay back a $2 cost to “test” things at facts booths. 

Can I deliver my animal with me?

Pets are not authorized. Nonetheless, you can provide a support animal or support animal-in-education.  

What amenities are accessible?

Services for nursing moms are out there. as nicely as very first support stations need to you come to be ill or hurt.  

Who are the headliners this yr?

Headliners involve:

  • Sept. 1: Hella Mega Tour featuring Green Working day, Tumble Out Boy and Weezer

  • Sept. 2: Luke Bryan with Dylan Scott

  • Sept. 3: Probability the Rapper with 24kGoldn, Teezo Landing and DJ Oreo

  • Sept. 4: Twenty Just one Pilots

  • Sept. 8: Jonas Brothers with Kelsea Ballerini and Spencer Sutherland

  • Sept. 9: Chris Stapleton with Sheryl Crow

  • Sept. 10: Zac Brown Band with Gabby Barrett

  • Sept. 11: Dave Chappelle

  • Sept. 15: Dave Matthews Band

  • Sept. 16: Megan Thee Stallion with Polo G

  • Sept. 17: Miley Cyrus with The Child Laroi
  • Sept. 18: Guns N’ Roses with Mammoth WVH

For headliner info, click here. 

What other functions will there be?

Other festival artists consist of Run the Jewels, Bleachers, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, T-Pain, REO Speedwagon, Flo Rida, Diplo, Nelly, Fitz and the Tantrums, Natasha Bedingfield, Goo Goo Dolls, Styx, Black Pumas, ZZ Major, G-Eazy, Neon Trees and Brett Elredge.

To see the complete lineup, click right here. 

I have nutritional limitations. What are my selections?

Summerfesr will host extra than 45 food distributors. Many suppliers will have vegetarian, vegan and gluten totally free alternatives. 

Test out menus in progress, here. 

What are the bag insurance policies?

Bags need to be 9x10x12 inches or scaled-down. Authorised bags involve totes, purses, cinch luggage and clutches. Backpacks, messenger baggage, coolers and camera bags are not permitted.  

What is or is just not allowed on the grounds?