Summerfest has announced the lineup of headliners for its 2021 festival set for Sept. 2-4, 9-11, and 16-18. Held at the new American Family Insurance Amphitheater in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, artists Luke Bryan, Chris Stapleton, Zac Brown Band, Gabby Barrett, Dylan Scott, Sheryl Crow, Cam, Jordan Davis, Brett Eldredge, Jimmie Allen, and more are among the lineup.
Also set to perform during the new festival format are Chance the Rapper, Miley Cyrus, Black Pumas, Wilco, Nelly, Rise Against, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Diplo, and many more.
The new venue will also host special Wednesday Kick-Off Concerts, prior to each weekend of Summerfest including performances by the Jonas Brothers, Dave Matthews Band, and others yet to be announced. Ticket holders for the Wednesday Kick-Off Concerts will receive a digital ticket via email for Summerfest 2021, valid for any of the nine days of the festival.
“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,” said Don Smiley, president and CEO of Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. “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.”
Previously purchased tickets for concerts at the American Family Insurance Amphitheater during Summerfest will be honored for the rescheduled date. Refunds will be available from the original point of purchase, 30 days from the announcement of the rescheduled date. Summerfest is committed to providing a safe environment for its fans, vendors, sponsors, and staff. Festival officials are working closely with local civic officials and health professionals to implement health and safety procedures and protocols.