Results tagged with 'bob babisch'
Published July 1, 2013
For many, "going to the Lakefront" means the same thing as going to Summerfest. But the Henry Maier Festival Park has a lengthy history that precedes the Big Gig ... and looks much different than it did when the festival moved to the lakefront in 1970.
Published April 30, 2012
Summerfest officials offered an exclusive look at the new BMO Harris Pavilion at Henry Maier Festival Park today.
Published Jan. 5, 2012
Famous people get lots of publicity. That's partly why they are famous. The fame drives
publicity and the publicity drives fame.
But for every famous person in Milwaukee there are hundreds of other people, not
famous, who do things that make this city a better place to live. They don't get
recognition much beyond their own borders, but this is going to be an attempt to rectify
Published April 25, 2010
Although it most often comes from out-of-town friends, our query today is quite common in Milwaukee as spring turns into summer. People want to know if they should get excited about Summerfest. Our answer is "Of course," but we understand the subjective ramifications. Here is the lineup as we know it, so you can decide for yourself.
Published March 2, 2010
Back in December we asked you to chime in with the bands you'd like to see play on the Henry Maier Festival Grounds. Then, we took that list to the four folks that have the power to put bands on those stages across 11 days -- Bob Babisch, Doug Johnson, Vic Thomas and Scott Ziel -- to see what they had to say.
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