Wisconsin Festivals 2016, 2017

German Fest Milwaukee 2016

July, 2016

Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin

Established in 1981 as a way to preserve German heritage in the Milwaukee area, the German Fest has become one of the largest and most popular festivals in Wisconsin. Held on the last full weekend of every July, this festival runs for three straight days. Visitors will find every type of German food and drink they could imagine, and there is too much entertainment to be enjoyed in just one day... Read More
Warrens Cranberry Festival 2016

September, 2016

Warrens, Wisconsin

Foodies and cranberry lovers alike will have loads of fun at the Warrens Cranberry Festival. Come out and celebrate the tiny tart fruit, with tasty treats like chocolate covered cranberries, cranberry scones and cranberry iced tea. The Warrens Cranberry Festival is hailed as the largest festival of its kind in the world. The festival has been described by locals as being a big party thrown in honor of the cranberry season by the welcoming residents of Warren, WI. .. Read More
Northern Invasion 2017

May, 2017

Somerset Amphitheater, Somerset, Wisconsin

Northern Invasion in Somerset, Wisconsin is an all day music festival bringing you the hottest rock acts in the world. With VIP, camping and hotel packages available, there are plenty of options to customize your festival experience. As a part of the World’s Loudest Month Festival Series, Northern Invasion promises to be a loud, raw head-banging time... Read More
Rochester Lilac Festival 2017

May, 2017

Rochester Lilac Festival, Rochester, Wisconsin

The Rochester Lilac Festival is first and foremost a celebration of the exquisite beauty of the Lilacs that are grown in the region. This festival draws thousands of visitors to the Rochester and Highland Park area to view the over 1200 lilac bushes with over 500 varieties. Besides just the impressive lilcs themselves, the festival features a full gamut of attractions including local art, musical exhibitions, and many food vendors to choose from... Read More
Country Fest 2017

June, 2017

Chippewa Valley Music Festival Grounds, Cadott, Wisconsin

The largest country festival in the area. Over 7,000 campers and outside attendees enjoy the four action-packed days. The festival's amphitheater concert grounds hosts concerts of some the hottest names in country music. Classic country cooking, interactive entertainment, meet & greets, and games make this an unbeatable annual festival you won't want to miss... Read More
Summerfest 2017

June, 2017

Henry Maier Festival Park, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

It's the world's largest music festival, according to the Guinness Book of World Records. It's the Summerfest in Milwaukee, an eleven day featuring over 700 bands representing a variety of musical genres. Along with the music, folks can enjoy comedy acts, fireworks, and food from many local restaurants. Summerfest takes place at the Henry Maier Festival Park along the waterfront... Read More
Rock County 4-H Fair 2016

Rock County 4-H Fair

July 26, 2016

Rock County 4-H Fair, Janesville, Wisconsin

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WaunaFest 2016

WaunaFest

July 28, 2016

Centennial Park, Waunakee, Wisconsin

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Taste of Wisconsin 2016

Taste of Wisconsin

July 29, 2016

Celebration Place at Kenosha Harbor, Kenosha, Wisconsin

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German Fest Milwaukee 2016

German Fest Milwaukee

July 29, 2016

Henry Maier Festival Park - Summerfest Grounds, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Milwaukee Dragon Boat Festival 2016

Milwaukee Dragon Boat Festival

July 30, 2016

Veterans Park, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Lac du Flambeau Lions Brewfest 2016

Lac du Flambeau Lions Brewfest

July 30, 2016

Torpy Park, Minocqua, Wisconsin

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Madison Disability Pride Festival 2016

Madison Disability Pride Festival

July 30, 2016

Brittingham Park, Madison, Wisconsin

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Brady Street Festival 2016

Brady Street Festival

July 30, 2016

Brady St between Van Buren St and Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Milwaukee Brewfest 2016

Milwaukee Brewfest

July 30, 2016

Milwaukee Brewfest, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Ren in the Glen 2016

Ren in the Glen

July 30, 2016

Ren in the Glen Fairgrounds, Glenwood City, Wisconsin

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Isthmus Paddle & Portage 2016

Isthmus Paddle & Portage

July 30, 2016

James Madison Park, Madison, Wisconsin

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Stanley Watermelon Festival 2016

Stanley Watermelon Festival

July 31, 2016

Chapman Park, Stanley, Wisconsin

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Sail Through the Avenues Sidewalk Sale 2016

Sail Through the Avenues Sidewalk Sale

July, 2016

Citywide , Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin

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Bergstrom 2016

Bergstrom

July, 2016

Riverside Park , Neenah, Wisconsin

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Rock County 4H Fair 2016

Rock County 4H Fair

July, 2016

Rock County Fairgrounds - Janesville, WI 53547, Janesville, Wisconsin

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Trempealeau County Fair 2016

Trempealeau County Fair

July, 2016

Trempealeau County Fair Grounds, Galesville, Wisconsin

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Concert in the Park 2016

Concert in the Park

July, 2016

Pauquette Park , Portage, Wisconsin

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Racine County Fair 2016

Racine County Fair

July, 2016

Old Settlers Park - Union Grove, WI 53182, Union Grove, Wisconsin

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Sawdust Days 2016

Sawdust Days

July, 2016

Menominee Park , Oshkosh, Wisconsin

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About Festivals in Wisconsin

Perhaps one of the best things about living in Wisconsin is that the state is so rich in culture. One of the ways Wisconsin celebrates culture is through a variety of festivals. It almost seems like we have one for every nationality! Aside from those, Wisconsin has one major event that almost everyone agrees is number one in the category of Wisconsin Music Festivals. It's the one that Wisconsin is known for, and chances are many have heard of it. The wor'ds largest music festival, Summerfest.

Summerfest is huge. It's an event that some look forward to literally all year long. How could someone not though? It's 11 days of nonstop music, food, and fun. There's literally something for everyone too. Over 800 acts come to Summerfest each year, and they're all so versatile. There are country music stars, rock stars, pop stars, you name it and it's here! One good thing is that you don't have to spend a lot of money. There are free stages where you can catch some pretty cool music acts performing on! It costs money to get into Summerfest, but they often run promotions in which you can get deals. Aside from music, there is lots of good food as well from local vendors.

When it comes to other Festivals in Wisconsin, there are several. Wisconsin offers festivals like Greek Fest, Italian Fest, Polish Fest, and many more. These are great ways for people to come together and to learn about different nationalities. Aside from that, there is of course delicious food. Other Wisconsin Events include State fair where everything is deep friend and delicious, as well as smaller events like Bastille Days and Locust Street Festival.