(UPDATE) Summerfest has announced its full 2014 lineup. Along with Dave Matthews, Lady Gaga and the Zac Brown Band, Motley Crue, Fall Out Boy & Paramore, Brad Paisley and Outkast, the following acts will be performing:
Melissa Etheridge, Fitz & The Tantrums, The Airborne Toxic Event, B.o.B., The Fray, The Neighbourhood, Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, ZZ Ward, Cheap Trick, Walk Off the Earth, Ziggy Marley, A Great Big World, Kool and the Gang, Switchfoot, Yonder Mountain String Band, The Wailers, Rusted Root, George Thorogood & The Destroyers, The Crystal Method, Delta Rae, St. Lucia, Moon Taxi, Taj Mahal Trio, and Matisyahu.
(UPDATE) More headliners for this year’s Summerfest have been announced. Along with Dave Matthews, Lady Gaga and the Zac Brown Band, Motley Crue, Fall Out Boy & Paramore, Brad Paisley and Outkast have been named as headliners. Brad Paisley will performe on June 27th, Outkast will performe on June 29th, Motley Crue will perform on the 4th of July, and Fall Out Boy & Paramore will perform on July 5th.
With regular sales of over one million Summerfest tickets, Milwaukee’s eleven-day music festival has been recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records as the world’s largest music festival. Held at Henry Maier Festival Park from June 25-29 and July 1-6, this year’s Summerfest will once again showcase an incredible 700 bands across eleven different stages. It was announced today that Dave Matthews Band and Bruno Mars, along with the previously announced Lady Gaga and Zac Brown Band, will headline the 2014 edition of Summerfest at Milwaukee's Marcus Amphitheater. (Update) It has been announced that Motley Crue will also be performing on the 4th of July.
Bruno Mars is the opening act and will perform on n Wednesday, June 25th. Aloe Blacc, the vocalist on Avicii’s “Wake Me Up”, will join him. Bruno Mars tickets for his Summerfest performance will go on sale to the public at noon on Monday February 3rd, the day after he performs at the halftime show of the Super Bowl. Dave Matthews Band, along with Tim Reynolds and possibly other surprise guests, will perform on Wednesday, July 2nd. Dave Matthews Band tickets for his Summerfest performance will go on sale to the public at 10 AM on Friday, February 7th. Although tickets for these two performers haven't gone on sale to the public yet, we do have a handful of seats available for both. Currently we 954 tickets to see Dave Matthews Band available with an average ticket price of $239 and a get-in price of $74. For Bruno Mars we currently have 552 tickets available with an average price of $313 and a get-in price of $100.
Earlier confirmed headliners for Summerfest include Lady Gaga and the Zac Brown Band. Lady Gaga, who makes her first appearance in Milwaukee since a wild show at a sold out Bradley Center in 2010, will bring her Artpop tour to the Marcus Amphitheater on Thursday, June 26th. The Zac Brown Band will take the stage on July 3rd.
Like today's newly announced headliners, you can also get Lady Gaga and Zac Brown Band tickets for their Summerfest performances on TicketIQ.com. As of Thursday afternoon there were 3,012 Lady Gaga tickets available for her July 26th performance, with prices starting at $57 and averaging $246. For the Zac Brown Band, there are 1,803 tickets currently available for an average of $220 and a get-in price of $65.
Summerfest tickets this year's festival are bound to sell quickly as more and more performers are announced. Keep checking back here for more Summerfest updates.