MILWAUKEE – Summerfest officials are excited to announce over 90 headlining acts that will perform at the 2016 festival. Scheduled performers include Martin Garrix, Willie Nelson, Rise Against, Passion Pit, Death Cab for Cutie, Jason Derulo, Ryan Adams and Elle King.
Below are the Summerfest 2016 Grounds Stage Headliners announced to date:
|Death Cab for Cutie
|Mike D (DJ Set)
|Fitz and The Tantrums
|Joan Jett & The Blackhearts
|Young the Giant
|Peter Bjorn and John
|Jack & Jack
|Michael Franti & Spearhead
|Preservation Hall Jazz Band
|St. Paul & The Broken Bones
|Femi Kuti & The Positive Force
|Kool and The Gang
|Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers
|Brian Fallon & the Crowes
|Morris Day and The Time
|“Weird Al” Yankovic
|OMD (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark)
|Terrance Simien & The Zydeco Experience
|Blue Oyster Cult
|The Grass Roots
|The Ides of March
Performance dates are available on Summerfest.com. Times and stage locations as well as additional headliners will be announced in the coming weeks.
Previously announced Marcus Amphitheater Headliners include Chris Stapleton and Alabama Shakes, Luke Bryan with special guest Frankie Ballard, Sting and Peter Gabriel, Weezer and Panic! At The Disco with special guest Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness, Selena Gomez with special guest DNCE, Blake Shelton with special guest Parmalee, Def Leppard with special guests REO Speedwagon and Tesla, Tim McGraw with special guests Kacey Musgraves and Ryan Kinder.
“Year after year, Summerfest showcases a music lineup that is nothing short of fantastic, with performances to fit everyone’s taste,” said Don Smiley, President & CEO of Summerfest. “With artists that are as diverse as they are talented, we’re proud to unveil a tremendous lineup for 2016 and invite everyone in Milwaukee and worldwide to join the party to sing, dance and celebrate the ‘World’s Largest Music Festival.’”
Summerfest patrons can purchase tickets for the festival at an incredibly low price. General admission tickets are $20 and Weekday tickets (valid prior to 4:00 pm) are only $13. The value continues with multi-day ticket options, all of which can be purchased now at Summerfest.com with no incremental service fees.
Summerfest 2016 will take place June 29 – July 3 and July 5 – July 10 from noon until midnight and will be closed Monday, July 4.