Big & Rich spice up Wisconsin’s fair season

It’s fair season in Wisconsin. That’s something special, something you’ll only experience in Wisconsin and other like-minded Midwestern states. Outside of the big cities like Chicago, Milwaukee, and Twin Cities, late July and August are filled with weekends of carnivals, fairs, and live music.

Rob Zombie turns up the heat, Rock USA

Rock USA continued Thursday night, Rob Zombie headlining some drastically more energetic fans. Like night and day compared to Three Days Grace the night before, the arena rock superstar proved to be the centerpiece of the festival.

Three Days Grace works to fire up Rock USA

The past few years have been good to Rock USA, the rock side of the the highly successful Country USA festival in Oshkosh, WI. The nice weather continued to treat us well, temperatures dipping below 70 for a nice cool night of rock. While the elements played nice, it seems the festival suffered from a […]

Summerfest continues with a ‘Big Bang’

Continuing into its second week, Summerfest kicked off the first of July with its annual Big Bang fireworks display. Originally scheduled for opening day and being postponed for another two, Summerfest decided to start the second week with the legendary show.

Summerfest ends first week strong

It was a killer week for music in Wisconsin. From Country USA to CountryFest to Summerfest, the state has become overrun with wild festival goers looking for a release. It’s the busiest time of the year here – after the long winters we just want to get out and have a good time, even if […]

Carrie Underwood wraps a resilient Country USA

Weeks of torrential rains in the Midwest have left ground conditions questionable, especially in Wisconsin’s Fox Valley. The annual Country USA music festival in Oshkosh, Wisconsin had questionable handling of the weather situation as the festival kicked off earlier this Tuesday (read here), but as the week progressed conditions of the festival grounds improved. Known […]

Brad Paisley launches country weekend at Summerfest

As the weekend rolled in, so did the fans. Attendance was up at Summerfest for the marginally warmer Friday night, kicking off a weekend of country music. While the fog was letting up The annual Big Bang fireworks show wasn’t going to take a chance, rescheduling for July 1 in an attempt to attract more […]

Summerfest continues full steam

Yet another foggy night forced the annual Summerfest Big Bang fireworks display to be postponed another night. Originally scheduled for opening day, the display was first cancelled and pushed to tonight, but continued poor conditions forced festival organizers to continue to wait in an effort to avoid issues experienced the year prior by US Bank’s fireworks […]

Summerfest launches without a hitch

A cold breezy night wasn’t what we had in mind for the beginning of Summerfest 2014. The previous two weeks of rain, fog, and severe weather had left the forecast for Summerfest up in the air, but as the night drew closer it was clear it would be feeling more like October than anything.

Luke Bryan riles up anxious Country USA

Growing year after year, Country USA is becoming one of the largest music festivals in the state of Wisconsin. But not the largest yet. Summerfest still dons that title holding their festivities over a stunning eleven days only an hour and a half away in Milwaukee, WI. So why does Country USA continue to try […]

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