TICKET INFORMATION: Pricing and discounts are subject to change
Adults                                           $15.00
Seniors, 60+                                 $7.00
Students with valid school I.D.  $7.00
Friday Tickets                              $3.00
3 Day Pass (Online Only)            $21.00
Advanced Tickets Adults           $12.00


Children 12 and under ALWAYS FREE when accompanied by an adult

Tickets which state Saturday or Sunday, may also be used on Friday, however no cost adjustment will be made.


MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY– $3 admission for everyone on Friday, July 24th.

FREE Admission for Active Military, Veterans and their immediate family members, with proper I.D. on Friday, July 24th at all gates.




FREE GERMAN FEST CUP COOLER SLEEVE for the first 1,000 fans who enter the gates each day!












Café Bavaria
7700 Harwood Ave
Wauwatosa, WI 53213






German Fest Office
W140 N5761 Lilly Rd
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051





Tri City National Bank
The Official Bank of German Fest!

Saturday, July 25th

Tri City customers enjoy FREE Admission to German Fest on Saturday, July 25th from Noon until 3 pm. Simply show your Tri City National Bank debit or credit card at the South Gate.
Valid for the day and time of the promotion only.  Limit 1 entry per guest to the first 1,000 Tri City customers. 








Sunday July 26th South Gate Only

The United Ethnic Festivals
Feed Milwaukee

Bring three cans of peaches or pears in 100% juice per person to support the Hunger Task Force and receive FREE ADMISSION Sunday from Noon – 3 pm at the South Gate only.



BECOMING A FACEBOOK FAN HAS ITS REWARDS!Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for several opportunities to win tickets.

MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY– $3 admission for everyone on Friday, July 24th.

Free Admission for Active Military Personnel All Day, Any Day  In support of the United States’ service personnel, German Fest is pleased to offer free admission to all branches of the Military and their immediate family members with an active Military ID. Active Military status includes all Armed Forces, National Guard Reserves, Department of Defense (DOD) Civilian and Military.

Free Admission for all Veterans – and their immediate family members on Friday, July 25th, with proper I.D., at all gates.

Free Admission for all Disabled/Physically Challenged with one escort – Friday, July 25th from 3:00 – 5:00 pm.

Sunday July 26th – Free admission from 11:30 am – Noon at the South Gate only.


German Fest Milwaukee strongly urges all patrons to avoid purchasing tickets on the street and from unauthorized sources, as the tickets may be counterfeit. For your own protection, tickets should only be purchased at German Fest Milwaukee ticket booths,, authorized sellers listed on the Admission page of, or the German Fest Milwaukee office. Counterfeit tickets will not be honored.



There are a limited number of wheelchairs & strollers available for use at no charge on the grounds. Because there is a limited number, we offer this on a first-come, first-served basis. To secure a wheelchair, you will need a valid driver’s license along with a second form of ID.



Grounds Restrictions

The following items are ALLOWED on the Summerfest Grounds:

  • Drawstring Backpacks
  • Small Camera (no external lenses, see below)
  • Small Bag or Purse maximum 9X10X12 inches (see chart below)
  • Strollers
  • Umbrellas

The following items are NOT ALLOWED on the Summerfest Grounds:

  • Professional grade cameras or video equipment*
    (small DSLR cameras are allowed without additional lenses)
    -No lenses over six inches long
    -No tripods or monopods
    *Professionals requiring a media pass click here
  • Aerosol Cans
  • Alcohol
  • Backpacks
  • Bags over 9X10X12 inches
  • Banners or flags on poles
  • Camelback style hydration packs
  • Cans or glass bottles
  • Firearms
  • Fireworks
  • Frisbees
  • Hoverboards
  • Hula-hoops
  • Illegal drugs or substances
  • Kites
  • Knives
  • Laser Pointers
  • Lawn Chairs
  • Outside food and beverage
  • Pets (except service animals and pre-registered Dachshunds)
  • Picnic Baskets
  • Selfie Sticks
  • Skateboards or Skates
  • Wagons
  • Weapons or objects that could be used as weapons

German Fest Milwaukee reserves the right to alter carry-in item policies at any time.