Summerfest releases full 2021 festival lineup
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) –The full 2021 Summerfest lineup is here!
On Thursday, May 5, Summerfest released its list of artists for the festival.
Headliners include Chance the Rapper, Miley Cyrus, Jonas Brothers, Black Pumas, Wilco, Nelly, Ludacris, Luke Bryan, Sheryl Crow, Zac Brown Band, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts and Diplo.
“There’s so many genre’s of music on the grounds. You can walk from stage to stage and see a different genre on every stage, every day," said Bob Babisch, vice president of entertainment for Milwaukee World Festival, Inc.
Summerfest is scheduled to take place September 2-4, 9-11, and 16-18.
“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," Don Smiley President and CEO of Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. said in a statement.
The dates for the Justin Bieber, blink-182, and Guns N’ Roses concerts are pending.
So much is new… including a $51 million dollar renovation to the American Family Insurance Amphitheater.
“Bathrooms, new bars, new restaurants," said Scott Ziel, associate booking director of Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. "You walk into the amphitheater, we raised the roof up to close to 70-feet.”
Below is the status of concerts at the American Family Insurance Amphitheater.
If you bought tickets to last year’s festival, organizers say those tickets are still good this year.
And in some cases, like the Amphitheater shows, you may be eligible for a refund.
Summerfest 2021 tickets are on sale now.
More information can be found and tickets can be purchased on Summerfest's website.