Summer Soulstice Date

NOON - MIDNIGHT ON EAST NORTH AVE

Coming on June 23th, 2018 Milwaukee’s official celebration of the summer soulstice, is now in its 18th 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, active events, family-friendly activities and more. 

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2018 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.

WEST STAGE

MURRAY STAGE

2018 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
3 Stages of Milwaukee's Best Local Music
Noon to Midnight
Three stages of music - all Milwaukee music!
BMX BIKE STUNT SHOW
Noon to 3 PM
Ramps, jumps and stunts - all on two wheels! Don't miss this Soulstice favorite show!
KIDS ART CARTOONS
Noon to 3 PM
Visit a cartoon wonderland with UWM animation professor (and Black Cat Alley artist) Tim Decker and his trusty cartoon assistants! These guys will show kids just how fun drawing can be! Our cartoonists will lead kids in a fun learn-to-draw-animals adventure! Kids will use tempera paint to color animals and fantastical creatures that Professor Decker and his Cartoonists will bring to life! Free admission and kids keep the artwork they make.
ROLL TRAIN
1 PM to 3 PM
So much more than just roller skating - Roll Train is roller skate DANCING. Watch it, learn how to do it... experience something completely unique.
ADVENTURE ROCK WALL
Noon to 6 PM
Climb and bask in the sun like a lizard, for all-ages.

SPONSORED BY

Adventure Rock
ART PERFORMANCE FOR BLACK CAT ALLEY
Noon to 6 PM
Watch as 3-4 artists live-paint large panels to be hung in Black Cat Alley for the summer in a temporary art installation
MINI-GOLF
Noon to Midnight
Try your luck at a maker's mini-golf hole - right outside on North Avenue

SPONSORED BY

Nine Below
EAST SIDE FOOD COURT
Noon to Midnight
The best of the best small plates, fair food and select guest vendors.

2018 SUMMER SOULSTICE SPONSORS

Miller Brewing
Educators Credit Union
Vitucci's
Hooligan's
Gruber Law
DeWan Dental Wellness
Von Trier
Divino
Nine Below
US Bank
Adventure Rock
88Nine Radio Milwaukee
FM 102.1
WMSE
OnMilwaukee
Urban Milwaukee
Milwaukee Record
Info* Milwaukee

2018 VENDOR & SPONSORSHIP INFORMATION

We are proud to have a diverse lineup of vendors at this year's Summer Soulstice!

Don't miss out on some of Milwaukee's best makers and shakers:

  • MKE Buttons 
  • Rep Wisconsin
  • Famous Cigar
  • Milwaukee Candle Co
  • Giltee
  • KNL Jewelry Shop
  • MilRAWkee & Mad Propz
  • CIVAL Collective
  • Midwestern Closet
  • Inti Fair Trade
  • Drinking Maker with a Candle Problem
  • Papyrus and Charms
  • Xeroine Illustrations
  • Draft Tees
  • Birdsong's
  • Africa Alive
  • Soul Spin
  • Artery Ink
  • Dear Darlington
  • SUPERGIANT design
  • Big Bubble Soaps

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