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Summerfest Private Parties

Host your employee outing, client reception, family reunion, or even an extra rockin' birthday bash at the World's Largest Music Festival®

Hosting a party at Summerfest will give your group a level of distinction that will set you apart from the crowd. Available each day of the festival - our venue locations are equipped with everything you need to create an event your guests won’t soon forget.

Whether you prefer privacy in an elevated setting or you want to be right in the action with stage views, we’re sure to have a space that fits your needs. Private bar service, restrooms, and a full catering menu are available to create a custom experience for your guests.

Call us today at 414-291-5320 or email bgs@summerfest.com for more information. Let our staff of professionals take care of the logistics so you and your guests have a great time at the festival.

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Private Party Locations

BMO HARRIS PAVILION CLUB BAR

BMO HARRIS PAVILION CLUB BAR

BMO HARRIS PAVILION CLUB BAR

Location: 

BMO Harris Pavilion

Capacity: 

Accommodates up to 250 guests

Looking for a place to throw a private party that won’t take you away from the show? At BMO Harris Pavilion Club Bar, your group will have a private area to eat, drink, and relax while watching the biggest names grace the BMO Harris Pavilion stage. Located within the pavilion itself, this covered seating area offers a beautiful lakeside setting with great views of downtown Milwaukee and Lake Michigan on one side, and one of the most popular festival stages on the other!

  • Covered seating area
  • Private bar
  • Private restrooms
  • Great views of BMO Harris stage and the lake

* Additional fees may apply on evenings when fireworks occur.

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BRIGGS & STRATTON VIP DECK

BRIGGS & STRATTON VIP DECK

BRIGGS & STRATTON VIP DECK

Location: 

Briggs & Stratton Big Backyard Stage

Capacity: 

Accommodates up to 250 guests

Available during Summerfest from noon - 4:00 pm, this private party deck will give your group an exclusive area away from the crowds in a shaded, elevated setting. This space features access to private bar and restrooms along with a seating area with an unobstructed view that won’t take you away from the action on stage. 

  • Covered seating area
  • Private bar
  • Private restrooms
  • Great view of Briggs & Stratton Big Backyard Stage

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MILLER LEVEL UP DECK

MILLER LEVEL UP DECK

MILLER LEVEL UP DECK

Location: 

Miller Lite Oasis Stage

Capacity: 

Accommodates up to 150 guests

Centrally located near our main gate, this elevated private party space offers great views of the grounds, as well as views to one of the largest stages at Summerfest. Equipped with a private bar, flat-screen TV’s and wi-fi, this second story venue will put your group high above the rest.

  • Covered seating area
  • Private bar
  • Private restrooms
  • Great view of Miller Lite Oasis Stage

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THE LAKE DECK

THE LAKE DECK

THE LAKE DECK

Location: 

South end of the festival grounds

Capacity: 

Accommodates up to 150 guests

Located near the south end of the festival grounds, this elevated space has spectacular views of the lake and Lakeshore State Park and includes a bar and a private restroom. Just a handful of steps from the main walkway, this scenic spot is a great reprieve to the hustle and bustle of the festival, while still keeping you and your guests close to the largest stages.

  • Covered seating area
  • Private bar
  • Private restroom on the second floor
  • Scenic view of Lakeshore State Park

* Additional fees may apply on evenings when fireworks occur.

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SOUTH PICNIC AREA

SOUTH PICNIC AREA

SOUTH PICNIC AREA

Location: 

Near south end Skyglider

Capacity: 

Accommodates up to 80 guests (table seating for 60)

The Picnic Plaza is a partially covered, park-like setting located near the Skyglider’s south end stop - just off the main walkway and lake walk. Outlined by white picket fencing this space is only accessible via a private entrance, but entirely open to the summer breeze. A popular spot for family gatherings, company picnics, and celebrations of any kind.

  • Open-air picnic with partial tent coverage
  • Nearby public restrooms
  • Beautiful lakeside views
  • Very flexible space

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INTIMATE PRIVATE EVENT VENUES

INTIMATE PRIVATE EVENT VENUES

INTIMATE PRIVATE EVENT VENUES

Location: 

There are eight (8) intimate private event venues

Capacity: 

Varies per venue or stage footprint

Looking for an outdoor venue that can be rented between October - May? 

Henry Maier Festival Park has a mixture of large permanent stages and small intimate venues that can be used individually or combined for any size event. With 75 acres of venue space, our flexible collection of venues can create the perfect environment offering a lakeside setting with a view of Milwaukee’s skyline. Detailed event planning resources are also available to help create a memorable event that addresses all your success metrics.

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Map - Private Parties at Summerfest