Summer Soulstice Date

NOON - MIDNIGHT ON EAST NORTH AVE

Coming on June 25th, 2016 Milwaukee’s official celebration of the summer solstice, is now in its 16th year!
Presented by Miller Lite & hosted by The East Side Business Improvement District. 

Largest free showcase of top local bands along with visual artists, makers of Milwaukee's arts/crafts scene curated by the Waxwing, creation stations, East Side restaurants, dodgeball and BMX stunt bikes, family-friendly activities and more. 

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2016 SUMMER SOULSTICE MUSIC LINEUP

It’s all about the music of Milwaukee. We’ve got the local top talent, different sounds and different vibes throughout the festival - produced by Made in Milwaukee.

WEST STAGE

SPONSORED BY

Buddha Lounge

& FM 102/1

MURRAY STAGE

SPONSORED BY

91.7 WMSE

& Urban Milwaukee

1:30

Ruth B8r Ginsburg

2:15

The Grasping At Straws

3:30

Cree Myles

4:45

Brett Newski

6:00

New Boyz Club

7:15

Cavewives

8:30

Bo Triplex

9:45

Space Raft

EAST STAGE

2:00

School of Rock

3:15

Airo Kwil

4:30

No/No

5:45

Klassik

7:00

No No Yeah Ok

8:15

Rusty Pelicans

9:45

Foreign goods

2016 SUMMER SOULSTICE ACTIVITIES

SOLSTICE SUN SALUTATIONS
10 AM
Kick off the day with series of Sun Salutation Yoga poses, led by Urban Om. The East Side's new yoga studio will host this official SUN SALUTATION at North Point Water Tower Park at the end of E. North Ave (look for the fairy tale tower & fountain)

SPONSORED BY

Urban Om Yoga
East Library Children's Activities
10 AM - NOON
Families stop by the East Library from 10-12 before the children's area at the Summer Soulstice Festival opens at noon for Super Reader crafts including a cape and mask so you can be prepared to be a SUPER READER all summer long!

SPONSORED BY

East Library
3 Stages of Milwaukee's Best Local Music
NOON - MIDNIGHT
SSMF offers you the chance to see what all the music buzz is about–for free.

We’re proud of our stellar local music lineup produced by Made in Milwaukee.
East Side Market
Noon - 6 PM
Unique and fantastic finds by local ‘makers’ of Milwaukee’s arts/crafts scene, all curated by The Waxwing.

SPONSORED BY

The Waxwing
EAST SIDE FOOD COURT
Noon - Midnight
The best of the best small plates, fair food and select guest vendors.
YOUNG MUSICIANS SHOWCASE
They’re grade school thru high school, don't miss this amazing young talent by the School of Rock and Girls Rock!
BMX BIKE STUNT SHOW
Noon/ 1 PM / 2 PM West End
This East Side professional BMX team is back with a special show for our 15th anniversary that will keep you on the edge of your seats.
CHILDREN'S ACTIVITY AREA
Noon - 4 PM
Dedicated Kids' area with art, crafts and other fun filled kids' activities with A.W.E. Truck Studio, The Urban Ecology Center, East Library, Metroparent Magazine and much more!
RAGE IN THE CAGE DODGEBALL
1 PM - 5 PM
Summer Soulstice's Annual Rage In The Cage Dodgeball Tournament is back! Register your team today with our partners MUSA Dodgeball. Must be registered by June 14th. Must be 18 years or older to play.

Contact: Nicole neoleary22@gmail.com to register.

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ADVENTURE ROCK WALL
Noon - 6 PM
Climb and bask in the sun like a lizard, for all-ages.

SPONSORED BY

Adventure Rock
EGG ROLL EATING CONTEST
5 PM - 8 PM
The Buddha Lounge Egg Roll Eating Contest will take place near the west stage from 5-8 PM. There will be more than $4000 in cash and prizes.

Visit http://ow.ly/v4eQ300pxSW for details on how to register or email BuddhaLoungeTasteTest@gmail.com

SPONSORED BY

Buddha Lounge

2016 SUMMER SOULSTICE SPONSORS

Miller Brewing
Educators Credit Union
Buddha Lounge
Made In Milwaukee
88 Nine
WMSE
FM 102.1
Milwaukee Record
Urban Milwaukee
BBC
Vituccis
Hooligan's
Gruber Law
Dewan Dental Wellness
US Bank
OnMilwaukee
Von Trier
Rascals
The Waxwing
ERIK'S Bike Board Ski
Adventure Rock
Divino's
Ian's Pizza
WUWM
Metroparent Magazine
Yelp
Info* Milwaukee

2016 VENDOR INFORMATION

We are still accepting vendor applications for 2016. You may request a vendor application by contacting: events@theeastside.org

We are still accepting sponsors, please contact us for details

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