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Dates, times, promotions, parking, and more for Summerfest

The Rolling Stones are kicking off the festival season one day before Summerfest technically opens. Image by Andrea Sartorati

Dates, times, promotions, parking, and more for Summerfest

By TODAY'S TMJ4. CREATED Jun 23, 2014 - UPDATED: Jun 10, 2015

Summerfest is the world's largest music festival, including 11 stages that feature more than 800 acts and 1,000 performances in 11 days. Here's the skinny on what you can see at this grand event.  

Dates
Wednesday, June 24- Sunday, June 28
Tuesday, June 30 - Sunday, July 5
 
Time
Grounds open at noon and close at midnight daily.
 
Lineup: Here's information on this year's lineup from Summerfest
 
Ticket prices
General Admission - Valid any time (Noon-Midnight), $19
Weekday Admission - Valid Tuesday through Friday, Prior to 4 p.m., $12
Seniors 60 and over, Children 10 and under - Valid any time, $7
3 Day Value passes available for $45
11-Day Power pass avaliable for $80.
Some restrictions apply. For more information, click here
 
Admission promotions exist for most days of the festival. For information on promotion specifics, click here.
  
Special attractions include the Big Bang Fireworks on Wednesday, June 24 at 9:30 p.m., the Cool Down Lounge, the Skyglider, Emerging Artist Series and more. For information on Summerfest's special attractions, click here
 
Family activities and daytime fun include the captivation station, children's theater and playzone, kids activity tent, Children's Fest Day and more.
 
The Emerging Artists Series highlights up-and-coming musical acts from a variety of different backgrounds. You can vote for your favorite daily to help them win. For more on this, click here
 
There are numerous options for transporation and parking at Summerfest, including public transportation. For your best route to get to the Big Gig, click here
 
Need to know your way around the grounds? Here's some information, including information about grounds accessibility. 
 
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