Music in Milwaukee

Thanks in part to iconic historic venues and, of course, the world’s largest music festival, Milwaukee is a must-visit spot on many national tours. Not only does the city welcome major musicians and comedians on tour, but Milwaukee also has a vibrant and diverse local music scene for music lovers to discover.

Local Independent Radio

There is nothing better than community engaged and locally run radio. Tune into Milwaukee's own independent radio stations and discover your new favorites and learn about why the Cream City is a must visit music destination!

City of (Music) Festivals

From Summerfest, the worlds largest music festivals, to the East Side's Summer Soulstice Music Festival, there is no shortage of ways to experience music in Milwaukee.

Summer Soulstice Music Festival Jun 15

Summer Soulstice Music Festival

Milwaukee's official celebration of the Summer Soulstice is returning Saturday, June 15! You are not going to want to miss this FREE showcase of great music along with a variety of food…

Tacos and Tequila Festival 2024 Jun 22

Tacos and Tequila Festival 2024

Tacos and Tequila Festival is coming to MILWAUKEE on September 16th at Franklin Field. We are bringing the FULL festival experience with our most stacked lineup yet! DON’T MISS hip hop…

PhaseFest 2024 Jun 23

PhaseFest 2024

JUST ANNOUNCED 📣 Not Just A "Phase" Fest is coming to MILWAUKEE on June 23rd, 2024 at Franklin Field! Social House Entertainment is bringing you an annual trip back to the golden days of…

FRESH COAST JAZZ FESTIVAL Aug 23

FRESH COAST JAZZ FESTIVAL

It just keeps getting better! The 2024 Fresh Coast Jazz Festival takes place near Lake Michigan’s beautiful fresh coast at the historic Pabst Theater in downtown Milwaukee August 23 +…

Summer Savings Pass

Don’t miss out on Summer Savings at more than 60 local area businesses with the Summer Savings Pass presented by Potawatomi Casino | Hotel.

Art 64

Experience art outdoors June 7 & 8 at Discover Wauwatosa's ART 64, a free two-day bracket-style live performance painting tournament in the Village of Wauwatosa.