Summerfest Will Be 3 Weekends Again in 2023

Here are the dates for next year’s Summerfest.

Summerfest announced the dates for their 2023 dates, and they’re keeping the three-weekend format for the third year in a row. The dates for the 2023 festival will be June 22-24, June 29-July 1 and July 6-8.

According to the press release, Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. decided to keep the weekend format for the festival after conducting a survey with national market research companies, SimpsonScarborough and LEGENDS. The survey found that 80% of respondents said Friday and Saturday were among their three most preferred days to attend Summerfest. 



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The music festival will also be celebrating their 55th anniversary in 2023. 

“Since its inception, Summerfest’s goal has been to provide a world class music festival and gathering place for the community to enjoy,” CEO of MWF Don Smiley said in the press release. “As we celebrate our 55th anniversary, we feel fortunate to have a passionate fanbase. It is important to be responsive to fans’ interests by providing more opportunities to attend on weekends, bringing more national touring artists, and offering an enhanced Summerfest experience.”

 MWF has not yet released information about general admission tickets, headliners and lineups for Summerfest 2023.




Brianna Schubert is the Associate Digital Editor at Milwaukee Magazine.