"Big Time Rush" to headline at Marcus Amphitheater

MILWAUKEE -- Summerfest announced on Monday that "Big Time Rush" will be headlining the Marcus Amphitheater on Friday, July 6th during the Big Gig. Special guests Cody Simpson and Rachel Crow will join the group on stage.

Tickets go on sale Saturday, March 10 at 11:00 am and include Summerfest admission.  Tickets can be purchased at the Marcus Amphitheater Box Office, Ticketmaster Ticket Centers, Walmart stores, online at Ticketmaster.com and by phone at 1.800.745.3000 (live Ticketmaster Agent) or 1.866.448.7849 (“Ticketmaster Express” automated phone line). 

Big Time Rush was recently nominated for “Favorite Music Group” at the 2012 Kids’ Choice Awards along with LMFAO, Black Eyed Peas and Lady Antebellum.  This is their second nomination in the category. They are also scheduled to perform on “Live with Kelly” on March 9th.

Summerfest 2012 will take place June 27 – July 1 and July 3 – 8, from Noon until Midnight and will be closed Monday, July 2.