Articles tagged with 'festival guide'


2017 Milwaukee summer festivals guide

Published Aug. 20, 2017

Summertime is right around the corner, and it's time to start planning out your fun. So the Milwaukee summer festivals guide is here to help.


Palec's official 2017 Wisconsin State Fair food checklist

Published Aug. 1, 2017

The Wisconsin State Fair fires up Thursday, and that means a full state's worth of entertainment is headed to West Allis - as well as a full stomach's worth of crazed delicacies. To help, Steve Palec cooked up his official State Fair food checklist.


Recapping the Biggest Gig: The best of Summerfest 50

Published July 11, 2017

In the name of taking one last look back before moving on with our Big Gig-less lives, here are all of our reviews and recaps from Summerfest 50 on stage - from country to EDM, from old nostalgia to new energy, from the great to the garbage.


Our worst Summerfest shows of all time

Published July 10, 2017

Last week, we reminisced about the finest concerts Summerfest had to offer us. But because there must be the bad with the good, the excrement to go with the exemplary, the vegan options to go with the Saz's sampler platter, here are our worst shows.


LOCASH lives loud and dances hard at Summerfest

Published July 9, 2017

It's safe to say that I was expecting a barn-burning party from the dance-happy country duo of LOCASH on Saturday night at the U.S. Cellular Connection Stage. And oh boy, for 90 minutes, we got one!


No piece of cake: DNCE overbakes its Summerfest show

Published July 9, 2017

DNCE's Summerfest set was throwing everything at a wall and seeing what stuck - but even that has too much logic too it. No, it was more a messy random food fight eager for love and attention - and no one even bothered to bring any actual cake.


Go local and go large for Rebel Grace

Published July 9, 2017

"I have no idea what you're saying! But keep doing it because I love noise!" was the direction from Rebel Grace's Amileigha Blue. And the audience did, singing and dancing through the band's 90-minute set at the U.S. Cellular Connection Stage on Saturday.