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Country Thunder storms into Wisconsin this weekend

Published July 18, 2018

Country Thunder rolls into Twin Lakes on Thursday afternoon and runs through Sunday night, packing a whopping 36 different acts between the Main Stage and the Boathouse Cabana. Here's everything you need to know before they play the first note.

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Recapping the Biggest Gig: The best of Summerfest 50

Published July 11, 2017

In the name of taking one last look back before moving on with our Big Gig-less lives, here are all of our reviews and recaps from Summerfest 50 on stage - from country to EDM, from old nostalgia to new energy, from the great to the garbage.

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Summerfest picks: Jeff Sherman

Published June 27, 2017

The energy, the buzz, the excitement, the music! Here are OnMilwaukee co-founder and president Jeff Sherman's daily picks for Summerfest 50.

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Luke Bryan headlines Summerfest for the second straight year

Published Feb. 6, 2017

Summerfest announced this morning that, hot off his performance of the National Anthem at the Super Bowl, Luke Bryan will headline Summerfest, hitting the American Family Insurance Amphitheater on Thursday, June 29.

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Recapping Summerfest 2016: The best of the Big Gig

Published July 11, 2016

Summerfest 2016 is over. While the folks behind the festival are already looking ahead to next year's big half-century celebration, we wanted to take one final glance back at the Big Gig that was: the good, the bad and the Johnny Depp.

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Summerfest picks: Jimmy Carlton

Published June 27, 2016

Milwaukee, this is our time to shine. These 11 days are not only a local party, but a civic showcase of our proud town. Leave the jean shorts at home, throw back a few High Lifes, groove to some tunes and #festharder. Here are Jimmy's Summerfest 2016 picks.

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Luke Bryan returns to Summerfest as Marcus headliner

Published Jan. 7, 2016

For the third time in four years, Luke Bryan will hit Summerfest as a Marcus Amphitheater headliner. This morning, the Big Gig announced that the country star, alongside opening act Frankie Ballard, will return to the music festival on Thursday, July 7.

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Bryan left it all on the Country Thunder stage

Published July 27, 2015

I know. I like country music. I am a fan of country music. Heck, I'm a huge fan of Luke Bryan's. So it might not seem to carry a lot of weight when I say Luke Bryan killed it. But man, he just totally did.