Milwaukee Fringe Festival is a two-day performance and visual art event celebrating Milwaukee’s vibrant and diverse arts scene. Milwaukee Fringe Festival invites artists of all types to apply for performance slots, and will feature the best and brightest in indoor and outdoor venues.
Saturday, August 27 & Sunday, August 28, 2016
Milwaukee Fringe Festival will be an immersive experience. It will feature food from the city’s best food trucks, beer from Milwaukee’s burgeoning breweries, and extraordinary entertainment. The event features free outdoor performances in beautiful Pere Marquette Park and along the Milwaukee River, as well as ticketed indoor performances at some of Milwaukee’s best theater venues. Our goal is to expose audiences to talented artists and performers who are eager to be discovered, while also celebrating established artists who got their start in Milwaukee.
The Milwaukee Fringe Festival is an experience, a collection of memorable artistic highlights composed into a festival experience by some of Milwaukee’s most creative minds. MKE Fringe will feature a variety of visual and performing arts in order to strengthen the fabric of our city’s arts community. Our event will feature a variety of unique collaborative performances between artists of different pedigrees and styles that you won’t see anywhere else.