Henry Maier Festival Park is the setting for a series of events, concerts and ethnic and cultural festivals that attract an average of 1.5 million patrons each year.
Following its 1968 debut, Summerfest has evolved into what is now recognized as “The World’s Largest Music Festival” and Milwaukee’s cornerstone summer celebration, hosting the music industry’s hottest stars, emerging talent and local favorites.
Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. is excited to announce that Country Music Hall of Famer’s ALABAMA will perform at the BMO Harris Pavilion on the Summerfest grounds on Friday, July 20, 2018.
Festa Italiana the first ethnic festival to be held at Henry Maier Festival Park returns to Milwaukee's beautiful lakefront July 20, 21, 22.
This year the tour is in Milwaukee on July 23, 2018. This will be the final, full cross-country run of Vans Warped Tour.
“Get Your Deutsch On” at one of the largest, most authentic HAUS parties in North America returning to Milwaukee's beautiful lakefront July 27, 28, 29.
A NEW cultural festival celebrating and showcasing African and African American culture. August 4, 2018.
Jazz Visions on the Lake is a free, one-day community event that will showcase local jazz musicians at Henry Maier Festival Park. Relax and enjoy the sounds of live jazz along the shores of Lake Michigan Aug, 5th.
Irish Fest, returning to Milwaukee's beautiful lakefront August 16, 17, 18, 19, has been part of the Milwaukee community for more than 30 years and the Smithsonian Institution called it "the largest and best Irish cultural event in North America."
Cake and Ben Folds live on August 23rd at Milwaukee's most beautiful outdoor concert venue
Mexican Fiesta celebrates the sound, culture and taste of Mexico and other Latin American countries each year with three days of fun, food, Mariachi and Fiesta for everyone. Returning to Milwaukee's beautiful lakefront August 24, 25, 26.
Lady Antebellum and Darius Rucker Co-Headlining SUMMER PLAYS ON TOUR at American Family Insurance Amphitheater September 1st
Coming back for 2018. FREE ADMISSION and FREE PARKING. On Sunday, September 2, 2018, you’ll find the best BBQ in town right on the lakefront at the Henry Maier Festival Park.
Returning to Milwaukee's beautiful lakefront September 7, 8, 9. The mission of Indian Summer Festival is to educate, preserve and promote American Indian cultures and showcase the diversity that exists within tribal cultures.
The one and only Ringo Starr is bringing his 2018 All Starr Band to Milwaukee's most beautiful outdoor concert venue: the BMO Harris Pavilion on September 8th!
Join us at the 2018 Briggs & Al’s Run & Walk for Children’s Hospital on Saturday, September 15, 2018
Join us in Milwaukee County at Henry Maier Festival Park, Milwaukee, on September 16 for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s®, the nation’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research.
Fromm Petfest is celebrating its fifth year as a fun event for two-legged and four-legged attendees. Returning to Milwaukee's beautiful lakefront on September 22, 2018.
Walk, jog or sprint and help us beat breast cancer September 23, 2018.
Experience the soulful sounds of Leon Bridges on September 23rd at the BMO Harris Pavilion on the Summerfest grounds!
AIDS Walk Wisconsin and 5K Run is the largest HIV fundraising event in Wisconsin. Taking place along Milwaukee’s lakefront October 6th.
Ending multiple sclerosis for good will take all of us. Walk MS helps us team up with friends, loved ones and co-workers to change the world for everyone affected by MS. Join us for Walk MS: Milwaukee on May 6, 2018.
Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. with support from the Summerfest foundation is a proud partner of Milwaukee Public Schools’ Year of the Arts Initiative and will be hosting the All City Arts Festival, May 9 – 11, 2018.
UPAF Ride for the Arts, Sponsored by Miller Lite. Sunday June 3, Summerfest, Harbor Drive, Milwaukee WI. It has been a Milwaukee area tradition for 37 years. Come join your family and friends and pedal for a cause.
PrideFest returns to Milwaukee's beautiful lakefront June 7, 8, 9 and 10! With nine stages of live entertainment from noon until midnight, PrideFest offers something for every visitor throughout the three-day weekend.
Polish Fest returns to Milwaukee's beautiful lakefront June 15, 16, 17 highlighting Polish and Polish-American entertainment on five stages.