Summerfest, the largest music festival in the United States, is returning in September. The festival is set to run from Sept. 2 to 4, 9 to 11 and 16 to 18 at the American Family Insurance Amphitheater.
the Milwaukee-based show is back with over 100 headliners including Miley Cyrus, Jonas Brothers, Chris Stapleton, Joan Jett, and the Blackhearts, and many more. Don Smiley, president, and CEO of Milwaukee World Festival Inc. said in a statement released on Thursday per the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
“We could not be more excited to unveil the lineup for Summerfest and introduce a new festival format; more weekends and more headliners, promises to be a big hit among our fans,” Milwaukee World Festival President and CEO Don Smiley said. “From first timers, including Chance the Rapper, Miley Cyrus, and Run the Jewels, to Fest favorites including Dave Matthews Band, T-Pain, Styx, and Chris Stapleton, our lineup continues to be one of the most diverse and unique in the industry.”
Times and stage locations, as well as additional headliners, will be announced in the coming weeks.
In terms of safety protocol, the festival is currently discussing mask requirements, vaccine passports and rapid testing procedures. “Summerfest is committed to providing a safe environment for its fans, vendors, sponsors, and staff,” reads a press release issued by Milwaukee World Festival Thursday. “Festival officials are working closely with local civic officials and health professionals to implement health and safety procedures and protocols. More information will be shared soon.”
To view the full lineup and purchase tickets visit Summerfest.com.