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Summerfest turns 50 next year – get free tickets now!

Summerfest 50
Summerfest 50

For 50 years, Summerfest has rocked and rolled the city of Milwaukee. What started out as a government-led festival has transformed into the “The World’s Largest Music Festival” spanning 11 days, 11 stages and hundreds of musical acts. And Summerfest 50 is going to be the biggest party yet!

Scroll to find out how you can free tickets to the 50th Summerfest…
Next year, the Big Gig will celebrate a big birthday, going over the hill and turning 50. We’re excited. Summerfest is excited. So we’re starting the celebration a little early.


On Sunday, Summerfest will give out 50,000 general admission tickets to the 50th ‘Fest. Giveaways are one per person, start at noon and will go until 5 p.m., while supplies last.

But wait – there’s more!

We’ve got 5 pairs of tickets to give away to our 88Nine listeners a little bit early. Click below, enter and you might just score one of the first pairs to SF50.