The American Family Insurance Amphitheater

Set on the shores of Lake Michigan in downtown Milwaukee, WI with incredible views of the city skyline, the American Family Insurance Amphitheater provides an unparalleled live music experience.

Henry Maier Festival Park
639 E. Summerfest Place
Milwaukee, WI • 53202
Toll-Free:(800) 938-4510
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Today, the current 23,000-seat American Family Insurance Amphitheater hosts the music industry’s hottest stars during Summerfest. Providing excellent sound, lighting and large video screens, every seat in the house gives fans an unforgettable live music experience. Patrons must purchase separate tickets to American Family Insurance Amphitheater shows during Summerfest.

A new American Family Insurance Amphitheater is scheduled for construction in 2019. The new building design will include enhanced production space, additional restaurant options, new restroom facilities and new hospitality areas. Additional details will be announced in the future.

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Things You'll Find:

  1. The American Family Insurance Amphitheater was originally completed in 1987 and has hosted legendary artists such as The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Kenny Chesney, Dave Mathews Band, Metallica, Whitney Houston, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers and Pearl Jam.

Onsite Amenities
& Features

  • ADA Compliant
  • Motorcoach/Bus Parking


  • Price Range: $$$
  • Facility Classification: Event Venue

Facility Information

Property Value

Rooms Available

Room Name Reception
Amphitheater Founder’s Club 400


Historic Third Ward

A gem of Milwaukee's downtown, the Historic Third Ward is the city's thriving arts and fashion district. This neighborhood along the Milwaukee river is as unique as its boutique shops and restaurants.

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