Summerfest 2013 Lineup

Summerfest 2013 Lineup

Festival (Parent Wiki): 
Event Date: 
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 to Sunday, July 7, 2013

Amphitheater Shows

Tim McGraw with Brantley Gilbert and Love & Theft, Jason Aldean with Jake Owen & Thomas Rhett, New Kids On The Block with 98 Degress and Boyz II Men, Rush, Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers, Fun, Eagles "History of The Eagles" Tour, John Mayer's "Born And Raised" tour, Pitbull and Luke Bryan.

Grounds Stage Headliners

Imagine Dragons, Billy Idol, Diplo, Alice Cooper, Dispatch, Pretty Lights, Dropkick Murphys, Alex Clare, LL Cool J, Empire of the Sun, AWOLNATION, The Mavericks, MGMT, Grouplove, Bad Religion, Dr. John, Silversun Pickups, Styx, Chevy Metal, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Dark Star Orchestra, Trampled by Turtles, Atlas Genius, Pat Benetar, Neon Trees, Switchfoot, Phil Vassar, O.A.R, The Neighbourhood, Social Distortion, Cake, Robert DeLong, Femi Kuti, REO, Speedwagon, Amadou & Mariam, The Spinners, Atmosphere, Craig Morgan, Twenty One Pilots, Kip Moore, Loverboy, Morris Day & The Time, The Airborne Toxic Event, Blues Traveler, Jana Kramer, Drowning Pool, Buddy Guy, Foreigner, K'NAAN, Timeflies, Willy Porter, Terrance Simien, Barenaked Ladies, Skillet, Less Than Jake, Gavin DeGraw, Yeasayer, Guster, Youngblood Hawke, Capital Cities, The Features, Brandi Carlile, Lewis Black

K-NATION l Cascio Interstate Music Stage with WMSE 91.7

  • June 26 / 9:00 pm / Faux Fir
  • June 27 / 9:00 pm / The Melismatics
  • June 28 / 9:00 pm / Bright Kind
  • June 29 / 9:00 pm / I’m Not A Pilot
  • June 30 / 9:00 pm / TBA
  • July 2 / 9:00 pm / The Invaders
  • July 3 / 9:00 pm / Midnight Reruns
  • July 4 / 9:00 pm / Copper Box
  • July 5 / 9:00 pm / The Delta Routine
  • July 6 / 9:00 pm / The Championship
  • July 7 / 9:00 pm / Archie Powell & The Exports

U.S Cellular Connection Stage with Leinenkugel’s and FM102/1

  • June 26 8:00 pm twenty one pilots / 10:00 pm Grouplove
  • June 27 8:00 pm Capital Cities / 10:00 pm Atlas Genius
  • June 28 10:00 pm Matt & Kim
  • June 29 10:00 pm TBA
  • June 30 10:00 pm Cold War Kids
  • July 2 10:00 pm AWOLNATION
  • July 3 10:00 pm Alex Clare
  • July 4 8:00 pm The Features / 10:00 pm The Neighbourhood
  • July 5 10:00 pm The Airborne Toxic Event
  • July 6 10:00 pm Neon Trees
  • July 7 10:00 pm Bad Religion

In addition to the above headliners, the stage will again feature the Emerging Artists Series each day from 3:00 to 7:30 pm. Not only will fans be able to use their cell phones to vote for their favorite bands in the series, but U.S. Cellular® will offer Pix-2-ScreenTM and Text-2-ScreenTM, which allows patrons to send pictures and text messages to a large screen next to the stage.

BRIGGS & STRATTON BIG BACKYARD HEADLINERS

  • June 26 - 10:00 pm - Kip Moore
  • June 27 - 9:30 pm - REO Speedwagon
  • June 28 - 10:00 pm -Phil Vassar
  • June 29 - 10:00 pm - Pat Benatar with Neil Giraldo
  • June 30 - 10:00 pm - Silversun Pickups
  • July 2 - 9:30 pm - TBA
  • July 3 - 10:00 pm - Brandi Carlile
  • July 4 - 8:00 pm - ZZ Ward / 10:00 pm - Guster
  • July 5 - 10:00 pm O.A.R.
  • July 6 - 10:00 pm - K'NAAN
  • July 7- 9:30 pm - Trampled By Turtles

HARLEY-DAVIDSON ROADHOUSE

  • June 26 - 10:00 pm - Yeah Yeah Yeahs
  • June 27- 10:00 pm - Talib Kweli
  • June 28 - 10:00 pm - Atmosphere
  • June 29 - 5:00 pm - Yeasayer / 10:00 pm - Pretty Lights
  • June 30 - 10:00 pm - Social Distortion
  • July 2 - 7:30 pm Youngblood Hawke / 10:00 pm Timeflies
  • July 3 - 10:00 pm - MGMT
  • July 4 - 7:30 pm - Dark Star Orchestra
  • July 5 - 10:00 pm - Hollywood Undead
  • July 6 - 10:00 pm - Buddy Guy
  • July 7 - 7:00 pm - VENA / 9:30 pm Tony Vega

Uline Warehouse Headliners

+June 26 - 10:00 pm Court Yard Hounds +June 27 - 10:00 pm Blues Traveler +June 28 - 10:00 pm Switchfoot +June 29 - 10:00 pm Less Than Jake +June 30 - 10:00 pm TBA +July 2 - 10:00 pm Jana Kramer +July 3 - 10:00 pm Drowning Pool +July 4 - 10:00 pm TBA +July 5 - 10:00 pm Rick Springfield +July 6 - 10:00 pm Craig Morgan +July 7 - 10:00 pm Loverboy

Other Entertainment

Summerfest officials are excited to announce the return of Kohl’s Captivation Station for a third year, offering educational art and music experiences for children and families at Summerfest 2013. The popular free admission program, Kohl’s Family Day, will also return and is slated for Sunday, June 30 from Noon – 3:00 pm.

Kohl’s Captivation Station, which is part of the partnership with Kohl’s Department Stores (NYSE: KSS) through its Kohl’s Cares® program, allows children to participate in hands-on musical experiences, mini-clinics, art projects and educational demonstrations each day. Sponsored by Kohl’s Cares, Kohl’s philanthropic program that sells special merchandise and donates 100 percent of the net profits to children’s health and education initiatives nationwide, Kohl’s Captivation Station is located on the south end of Henry Maier Festival Park and will be open from Noon – 7:00 pm, every day of Summerfest.