TICKET INFORMATION: Pricing and discounts are subject to change
Adults                                           $15.00
Advanced Tickets                        $12.00 Adults
Seniors, 60+                                 $7.00
Students with valid school I.D.   $7.00
Friday Tickets                              $3.00
3 Day Pass (Online Only)            $21.00
Children Under 12 ALWAYS FREE when accompanied by an adult


MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY– $3 admission for everyone on Friday, July 27th.

FREE Admission for Active Military, Veterans and their immediate family members, with proper I.D. on Friday, July 27th at all gates.




FREE 2018 GERMAN FEST CUP COOLER for the first 1,000 fans who enter the gates each day!







Café Bavaria
7700 Harwood Ave
Wauwatosa, WI 53213





Champion Chicken
8718 W Lisbon Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53222







Saturday July 28th

Tri City customers enjoy FREE Admission to German Fest on Saturday, July 28 from Noon until 3pm. 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 29th South Gate Only

The United Ethnic Festivals
Feed Milwaukee

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



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MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY– $3 admission for everyone on Friday, July 27th.

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 + 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 – Friday, July 27th, with proper I.D., at all gates.

Free Admission for all Disabled/Physically Challenged with one escort – Friday, July 27th from 3:00-5:00 pm.

Sunday July 29th – Free admission from 11:30 am – Noon at the South Gate only.

Check regularly for additional discount offers.


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.

Grounds Restrictions

The following items are ALLOWED on the Summerfest Grounds:

  • Umbrellas (Note: Umbrellas are not allowed inside the American Family Insurance Amphitheater)
  • Strollers (Note: Strollers are not allowed inside the American Family Insurance Amphitheater)
  • Disposable Camera
  • Small Camera (No Professional Grade Cameras and Video Equipment)
  • Small Bag or Purse
  • Drawstring Backpacks

The following items are NOT ALLOWED on the Summerfest Grounds:

  • Backpacks
  • Large Bags over 9X10X12 inches
  • Camelback style hydration packs
  • Picnic Baskets
  • Outside food and beverages
  • Cans or glass bottles
  • Alcohol
  • Illegal drugs or substances
  • Firearms
  • Knives
  • Weapons or objects that could be used as weapons
  • Fireworks
  • Professional grade cameras or video equipment without pre-authorization
  • Pets (except service animals and pre-registered Dachshunds)
  • Selfie Sticks
  • Banners or flags on poles
  • Laser Pointers
  • Lawn Chairs
  • Skateboards or Skates
  • Wagons
  • Kites
  • Frisbees
  • Other carry-ins as determined by management

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 one, you will need a valid driver’s license along with a second form of ID.