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Summer Soulstice Music Festival Announces 2017 Lineup

In its 17th year, the Summer Soulstice Music Festival is a celebration of the East Side and the longest day of the year.

By - Apr 5th, 2017 09:23 am
2016 Summer Soulstice Music Festival. Photo courtesy of The East Side BID.

2016 Summer Soulstice Music Festival. Photo courtesy of The East Side BID.

Headliners include Webster X, De La Buena, Midwest Death Rattle, Lex Allen, The Fatty Acids, Antler House, Whips, The Pukes, Painted Caves and more.

Milwaukee, Wis.—The Summer Soulstice Music Festival presented by Miller Lite and hosted by the East Side BID is proud to announce the 2017 lineup produced by Made in Milwaukee.

The Summer Soulstice Music Festival will take over E. North Avenue for one day on Saturday, June 24 as one of Milwaukee’s largest local music events with 18 bands on three stages. In its 17th year, the Summer Soulstice Music Festival is a celebration of the East Side and the longest day of the year. The festival is free of charge and takes place on E. North Avenue between Oakland and Prospect Avenues and on Murray Avenue from noon to midnight.

East Stage
Sponsored by Educator’s Credit Union and TBA

School of Rock
Luxi
Vincent VanGreat
Whips
Lex Allen
Webster X

West Stage
Sponsored by FM 102/1 and TBA

Negative Positive
B~Free
Shoot Down The Moon
The Pukes
The Fatty Acids
De La Buena

Murray Stage
Sponsored by 91.7 WMSE and TBA

Amanda Huff
Mouse Corn
Marielle Allschwang & The Visitations
Painted Caves
Antler House
Midwest Death Rattle

Get festival information on summersoulsticemke.com, Facebook here and Twitter here. The event’s official hashtag is #SSMFMKE

Summer Soulstice Music Festival

The East Side BID

The East Side Business Improvement District #20 manages and promotes the thriving commercial district along E. North Ave. on Milwaukee’s East Side and provides neighborhood enhancement programs, event production, business recruitment and economic development for the area. Visit theeastside.org for more information.

Summer Soulstice Music Festival

The Summer Soulstice Music Festival is one of Milwaukee’s largest local music events showcasing 18 top Milwaukee bands. The 17th annual festival is a celebration of Milwaukee’s East Side with visual artists, arts fair, kids’ creation stations, food from the East Side’s best restaurants, food trucks, dodgeball, BMX stunt bikes, family-friendly activities and more. The event’s three music stages lineup is produced by Made in Milwaukee and local makers and artist vendors are curated by The Waxwing. Visit summersoulsticemke.com for more information.

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