Festival guide

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2019 Milwaukee summer festival guide

Published Aug. 30, 2019

Contrary to popular belief, summer is almost here! Here's OnMilwaukee's Milwaukee summer festivals guide for a glimpse of what the summer will bring.

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Wait ... that happens at the Wisconsin State Fair?

Published July 15, 2019

The cream puffs. The giant slide. Delicious unhealthy stuff on sticks. When you think about the Wisconsin State Fair, you're mind probably jumps to these aspects of the annual festivities - and for fair reason! But there's so much more to explore.

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Fiserv Forum serves up brand new Chords & Curds Festival in August

Published July 15, 2019

The World's Largest Music Festival may be well over, but Milwaukee summer festival season is nowhere near finished. In fact, we're not even done adding to it - as today Fiserv Forum announced the Chords & Curds Festival hosted on Saturday, Aug. 24.

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Recapping the Big Gig: The best and worst of Summerfest 2019

Published July 8, 2019

The Big Gig may be over, but the memories of the music we heard and saw on its many stages - whether lavish and elaborate or modest yet mesmerizing - will live on for much longer. Here's a recap of the shows we saw at this year's Summerfest.

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Jason Mraz leaves Summerfest on a happy note

Published July 8, 2019

After a long 11 days of Summerfest fun - plus the occasional sadness of rain, show cancellations and more - hearing Jason Mraz at the BMO Harris Pavilion last night ended the festival on a happy note.

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Our worst Summerfest shows of all time

Published July 6, 2019

We reminisced about the finest concerts Summerfest had to offer us. But because there must be the bad with the good, the excrement to go with the exemplary, here are our worst shows.