The eighth season of RCM’s summer concert series, LIVE @ the Lakefront, begins July 8th. This year the series, held in the outdoor Rotary Amphitheater at Discovery World, runs nine weeks, ending September 2nd. Concerts are 5:30 to 9:00 pm each Wednesday.
Whatever your musical tastes, the lineup for the 2015 concert series has an event that will appeal to you, with a great mix of new acts and old favorites:
July 8th – TBD
July 15th – Feufollet - Americana with Cajun, honkey-tonk and string-band influences
July 22nd – Mark Croft - Roots, Pop, & Americana
July 29th – Los Ciegos del Barrio - Latin Jazz
August 5th – Trapper Schoepp and the Shades - Rock & Americana
August 12th – TBD
August 19th – The Empty Pockets - Rock ‘n Roll
August 26th – Natty Nation - Reggae
September 2nd – Nabori - Salsa
We’d like to extend a big thank you to our 2015 sponsors! Our season sponsors include Bartolotta Restaurants, Discovery World, Harbor House, and MillerCoors. Event sponsors include KPMG, Park Bank, PIA Anderson Dorius Reynard & Moss, Thermoset, Wiscraft and Beyond Vision, and Zipcar.
The Rotary Amphitheater at Discovery World features a 350-person seating arena and a stage overhanging Lake Michigan. Seating is available on a first come, first served basis. Guests are also invited to bring chairs or blankets to enjoy the concerts on the patio and lawn overlooking the amphitheater. Concerts will be performed RAIN OR SHINE and can be held indoors on the Discovery World Promenade or inside the Sponsor Tent in the event of inclement weather.
Bartolotta’s will once again be providing their renowned food and beverage services, including a full cash bar and wine by the bottle, as well as steak sandwiches, salads, brats, burgers, an evening special and other snacks.
The Rotary Amphitheater is located at 500 N. Harbor Drive on Milwaukee’s lakefront between the Milwaukee Art Museum and Summerfest. Discounted parking is available for $5 in the Discovery World garage. Dock space is also available for boaters.
All Rotarians and their friends, family, and guests are invited! For more information, go to www.LiveAtTheLakefront.com.