Summerfest Announces Headliners and Changes for U.S. Cellular Connection Stage
Summerfest officials are thrilled to announce a new partnership that will bring some exciting changes to one of the festival’s favorite stages. The U.S. Cellular® Connection Stage is teaming up with FM 106.1, Milwaukee’s Best Country, to introduce a new genre to the stage for Summerfest 2016, according to a release from Summerfest. Primarily focusing on country music, the lineup of headliners for the U.S. Cellular® Connection Stage with Leinenkugel’s and FM 106.1 includes:
June 29 - 10:00 PM - Dustin Lynch
June 30 - 10:00 PM - Michael Franti & Spearhead
July 1 - 4:00 PM - Chris Lane
July 1 - 8:00 PM - Willy Porter
July 1 - 10:00 PM - KT Tunstall
July 2 - 10:00 PM - Rachel Platten
July 3 - 10:00 PM - Kane Brown
July 5 - 8:00 PM - Michael Ray
July 5 - 10:00 PM - Granger Smith ft. Earl Dibbles Jr.
July 6 - 10:00 PM - Milky Chance
July 7 - 4:00 PM - Drew Baldridge
July 7 - 10:00 PM - Brothers Osborne
July 8 - 10:00 PM - Eric Hutchinson
July 9 - 10:00 PM - Cam
July 10 - 10:00 PM - Jana Kramer
All performers and show times are subject to change. Please check Summerfest.com for updates.
“We are excited that the U.S. Cellular® Connection Stage will be the new home for country music at Summerfest this year and welcome 106.1 as our new radio partner,” said Laurie Poellinger, Director of Sales for U.S. Cellular®. “The lineup of performers we have makes the U.S. Cellular® Connection Stage the place to be at Summerfest.”
Additionally, U.S. Cellular is providing five new cell phone charging stations at various locations on the grounds. Each station accommodates Android and IOS devices and provides Summerfest patrons with a convenient way to recharge quickly and get back to watching their favorite bands.