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2014-06-27 23:04:57

Ticket Down has rolled back concert ticket prices across the board on all Luke Bryan tickets at Marcus Amphitheatre in conjunction with the 2014 Milwaukee Summerfest and concertgoers can add promo/coupon code LUKE-BRYAN-2014 for additional savings. Luke Bryan tickets at the Marcus Amphitheatre are a hot commodity and tickets are selling out very fast for this beloved country superstar. Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Ticket Down is a reliable source for Luke Bryan tickets in Milwaukee...

2014-05-03 23:00:47

Ticket Down has rolled back concert ticket prices across the board on all Luke Bryan tickets at Marcus Amphitheatre in conjunction with the 2014 Milwaukee Summerfest and concertgoers can add promo/coupon code LUKE-BRYAN-2014 for additional savings. Luke Bryan tickets at the Marcus Amphitheatre go on sale to the general public at 10:00 a.m. local time, Saturday, May 3rd. Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) May 03, 2014 Ticket Down is a reliable source for Luke Bryan tickets in Milwaukee at the Marcus...

2011-07-20 07:46:00

NORTHRIDGE, Calif., July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Contemporary Services Corporation (CSC), the world leader in event security and crowd management, is pleased to announce three contracts with Global Spectrum & PPL Park, Summerfest, and Saint Joseph's University. Summerfest, The World's Largest Music Festival, is held annually at the 75-acre Henry Maier Park along the lakefront in Milwaukee, WI. Lasting for 11 days, the festival is comprised of 11 stages with performances from over...

2011-07-01 15:14:00

DOLGEVILLE, N.Y., July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of people from across the United States and Canada will be converging this week at the beautiful campus of the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown for the North American Vegetarian Society's 37th annual conference, Vegetarian Summerfest 2011. The event will include five inspiring days of fun, education, and (of course) fabulous vegetarian food. With a roster of more than 70 speakers and over 125 educational sessions, there will be...

2011-06-02 12:50:00

SLAMABAMA tops nearly 200 bands and will play World's Largest Music Festival - Summerfest - July 2nd MILWAUKEE, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Briggs & Stratton Corporation today announced that SLAMABAMA is the winner of its 2011 "Battle of the Bands" following the three-month-long contest on Facebook. The country band that has played throughout Chicago and northern Illinois and has band members from the Dixon/Tampico, Ill. area, SLAMABAMA beat out nearly 200 bands from...

2009-07-06 09:31:43

A struggling economy and several days of rain put a damper on this year's Taste of Chicago festival, with attendance down 6 percent, officials said. Some 3.35 million people attended this year's 10-day event at the city's Grant Park, which wrapped up Sunday, The Chicago Tribune reported. Despite the drop-off, city officials were generally pleased with the turnout, the Mayor's Office of Special Events spokeswoman Cindy Gatziolis told the newspaper. She said roughly 1 million people came to the...

2009-03-04 07:00:00

Winner will play at Briggs & Stratton's Big Backyard June 28 WAUWATOSA, Wis., March 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Briggs & Stratton launched a Battle of the Bands site on MySpace where voters will have the opportunity to select a winner. The winning band will perform during Summerfest on June 28. The site, www.briggsbattleofthebands.com, is designed to highlight the Briggs & Stratton Big Backyard stage at Summerfest. "We're really excited about the MySpace Battle of the Bands,"...

2008-10-02 15:00:37

By DAVE TIANEN Name: Bob Parduhn When did you start? "I started playing gigs in 1978. It's 30 years now." Web site: www.tabodelic.com Latest CD: "Lost in the Times" He says he sounds like: "I guess I'm influenced by Jerry Garcia, J.J. Cale, Mark Knopfler, Little Feat and the Allman Brothers. It's electric jam band rock 'n' roll." We say he sounds like: '60s soft rock with Grateful Dead guitar licks. Describe your look: "Greenwich Village circa 1966." Sell yourself in 20 words or...


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