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Summerfest (Weekend I) - 28th June To 2nd July 2017

Summerfest (Weekend II) - 4th To 9th July 2017

Henry Maier Festival Park, 200 North Harbor Drive Milwaukee, WI 53202

The Summerfest, certified by the Guinness Book of World Records as ‘The World’s Largest Music Festival, is held every year at the Henry Maier Festival Park in Milwaukee, United States. Started in 1968, the festival lasts for 11 days and features more than 800 acts from musicians across various genres such as rock, country, R&B, pop, reggae and more.


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You can find a wide range of accommodation options in the following areas:

  • Downtown Milwaukee (approx. 1 mile  to venue) is the neighborhood closest to the venue. It also has attractions such as Milwaukee Art Museum, Discovery World and the Potawatomi Bingo Casino.
  • Waukesha is a city 14 miles from the grounds, but has a direct shuttle service from the venue, with accommodation pricing which is lower than Downtown Milwaukee. It has its own Museum and an exhibit dedicated to inventor and musician Les Paul.

 You could also consider staying in the following neighborhoods:

  • Glendale (approx. 4 miles to venue)
  • South Milwaukee (approx. 6 miles to venue)
  • Wauwatosa (approx. 7 miles to venue)
  • Racine (approx. 22 miles to venue)

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Holiday Inn Express Germantown - NW Milwaukee

W177n9675 Riversbend Ln, Near Harley Davidson Factory

106 Reviews

USD 135.99

Wyndham Garden Kenosha Harborside

5125 6th Ave, In Kenosha (Downtown Kenosha)

341 Reviews

USD 120.03

Residence Inn Milwaukee Downtown by Marriott

648 N Plankinton Ave, Near BMO Harris Bradley Center

455 Reviews

USD 179.04

Holiday Inn Express Racine Area / I-94 at Exit 333

13339 Hospitality Ct, Near Skydive Midwest

138 Reviews

USD 108.02

Radisson Hotel Milwaukee NW (Menomonee Falls)

N88 W14750 Main St, Near Harley Davidson Factory

337 Reviews

USD 109.72

Holiday Inn Express Milwaukee-West Medical Center

11111 W North Ave, In Milwaukee (Wauwatosa)

162 Reviews

USD 117.04

Hampton Inn Milwaukee-Airport

1200 W College Ave, Near Mitchell Gallery of Flight

807 Reviews

USD 154.04

Hampton Inn & Suites Kenosha

7300 125th Avenue, In Kenosha (Kenosha - Pleasant Prairie)

200 Reviews

USD 156.4

La Quinta Inn Pleasant Prairie/Kenosha

7540 118th Ave, In Pleasant Prairie (Kenosha - Pleasant Prairie)

221 Reviews

USD 75.03

Potawatomi Hotel & Casino

1611 West Canal Street, In Milwaukee (Downtown Milwaukee)

169 Reviews

USD 209.03

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Henry Maier Festival Park, 200 North Harbor Drive Milwaukee, WI 53202

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You can reach venue through following ways.


The closest airports to the Henry Maier Festival Park are:

  • General Mitchell International Airport
  • Dane County Regional Airport
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport
  • Midway International Airport
  • Chicago Rockford International Airport


From General Mitchell International Airport (MKE):

  • Shuttle buses are there between MKE and the Airport train station.
  • The 15-minute train ride takes from the station takes you to the Milwaukee Intermodal Station, which is one mile away from the Summerfest grounds.


From Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD):

  • You can get a roundtrip shuttle from ORD to the Milwaukee Amtrak Station, one mile way from the Summerfest grounds.
  • For more details on the shuttles, visit www.coachusa.com.


From MDW  - Chicago Midway Airport:

  • You can take the CTA Orange Line to Quincy and then walk 10 minutes to Union Station for the train on the Hiawatha line to Milwaukee Amtrak Station, one mile way from the Summerfest grounds.
  • Alternately, take the hourly Airport Express Shuttle to Chicago O’Hare Airport for transfers to the CoachUSA shuttle.
  • You can use the following taxi services in Milwaukee to reach the venue:
    • American United Taxi Cab 414-220-5000
    • Airport Taxi Service 262-574-5800
    • Yellow Cab Milwaukee 414-271-1800
    • GoRiteway 414-570-5200
  • You can check www.taxifarefinder.com for approximate taxi fares in the city.

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