Summerfest today announced a $20 ticket deal for its Amp shows - and one BMO Harris Pavilion gig - this year. But, act fast, the sale is today only and only while supplies last.
Workers are making progress over at the Henry Maier Festival Park on a number of projects, but down at the American Family Insurance Amphitheater - which is the biggest job - part of the roof has been successfully raised.
Today, Summerfest officials released renderings of the new $50 million American Family Insurance Amphitheater construction project, which will be built across a two-year period.
On Tuesday night at Summerfest, J. Cole gave Milwaukee a set that was short, sweet and sincere, providing his fans a multi-album tour de force that was electrifying, too brief and, true to form, both fiercely independent and with a dose of fan service befitting the Summerfest headliner spot.
Using a competitive selection process, Summerfest has chosen Milwaukee's Eppstein Uhen Architects as the lead architectural firm to design a new American Family Insurance Amphitheater, expected to be completed by Summerfest 2020.
This morning, Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. announced a new 10-year partnership between Summerfest and American Family Insurance, making the latter the festival's first naming rights sponsor and the key partner on the new amphitheater.