Zac Brown Band to headline Marcus Amphitheater

MILWAUKEE -- Zac Brown Band will headline the Marcus Amphitheater on Thursday, July 5th during the 45th annual Summerfest on Milwaukee's lakefront.

According to a news release from Milwaukee World Festival, Inc., Zac Brown Band has risen to fame over the past few years recording four studio albums and charting eight Number One singles including “Chicken Fried”, “Toes”, “Free” and “Keep Me In Mind” among others.  The band also recently earned four Grammy nominations, including Best Country Album for You Get What You Give and five CMA Awards nominations, including Entertainer of the Year.

Tickets go on sale Saturday, February 4 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.