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2016 lineup for Milwaukee's Summerfest is stacked

Alabama Shakes performing last year at Historic Hall's Island in northeast Minneapolis

Alabama Shakes performing last year at Historic Hall's Island in northeast Minneapolis

Wednesday brought a wave of regional music fest announcements: Chicago's Lollapalooza, the Van's Warped Tour, and now Milwaukee's massive Summerfest — the self-dubbed "World's Largest Music Festival." 

Among the 97 artists set to appear June 29-July 3 and July 5-10 in southeast Wisconsin: 

Weezer, Alabama Shakes, Sting & Peter Gabriel, Chris Stapleton, Luke Bryan, Beastie Boys’ Mike D, Selena Gomez, Blake Shelton, Willie Nelson, Passion Pit, Kacey Musgraves, The Lumineers, Tim McGraw, Johnny Depp's Hollywood Vampires, Death Cab for Cutie, Jason Derulo, Garbage, Ryan Adams, Kris Kristofferson, Def Leppard, The Decemberists, The Roots, Violent Femmes, Sir Mix-A-Lot, Kool and The Gang, Stephen Marley, Cheap Trick, Umphrey’s McGee, Kris Kristofferson, Femi Kuti & The Positive Force, Ben Folds, Indigo Girls, Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers, O.A.R., Morris Day and The Time, “Weird Al” Yankovic, Minnesota's very own Hippo Campus, and many, many more. 

Whew! Tempted to make the five-hour drive from the Twin Cities? View the entire lineup here

The 11-day "Power Pass" runs $80, but the 11 headliners performing at Marcus Amphitheater cost extra (tickets to those shows are available here).