The Beach Boys slated to headline at Summerfest

MILWAUKEE -- The Beach Boys will headline the Marcus Amphitheater on Sunday, July 1st during the 45th anniversary of Summerfest. The Beach Boys are set to take the stage at 7:30 p.m.

The Beach Boys have reunited for a global 50th Anniversary Tour. Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Al Jardine, Bruce Johnston and David Marks will tour together for the first time in more than two decades. The band performed together at the 2012 GRAMMY Awards. The group will also release a new studio album and commemorative 50th Anniversary catalog with Capitol/EMI.

Tickets go on sale Saturday, February 25 at 10 a.m. and include Summerfest admission.  Tickets can be purchased at the Marcus Amphitheater Box Office, Ticketmaster Ticket Centers, Walmart stores, online at and by phone at 1.800.745.3000 (live Ticketmaster Agent) or 1.866.448.7849 (“Ticketmaster Express” automated phone line).

Summerfest 2012 will take place June 27 – July 1 and July 3 – 8, from Noon until Midnight and will be closed Monday, July 2.  In 2012, Summerfest celebrates its 45th anniversary.