CELEBRATING OUR INAUGURAL YEAR AT THE FISERV FORUM OF MILWAUKEE!
August 16, 17 & 18
The Great American Lobster Fest is the Midwest’s largest lobster and seafood festival. We’re now bringing the crustacean craze to Milwaukee for its inaugural year! This is a 3-day summer celebration of all things lobster, where “Deer District” is sure to be rocking with fresh seafood, landfood, ice cold drinks, family friendly activities, live music, and so much more. What's not to love!?
THE SOONER YOU BUY, THE MORE YOU SAVE!**Pre-purchasing an advance Lobster Meal is strongly suggested, as day-of whole lobsters (Traditional Boils) will NOT be sold at the festival. Only 4,000 advanced Lobster Meals will be sold in entirety and only through The Great American Lobster Fest.
Festival Dates and Times:
-Friday, August 16th - 5pm to 10pm
-Saturday, August 17th - Noon to 10pm
-Sunday, August 18th - Noon to 9pm
All Tickets are sold separately and non-refundable. Please Note: Meal redemption closes at 9pm each night. You must redeem your meal token and lobster entrée before this time, at your preference, and during festival hours.
Festival Entry (General Admission):
FREE! The festival grounds are open to the general public to enjoy live music and many different food, drink, and craft vendor options. No Lobster Meals, reserved seating areas, or food/drink of any kind are included for walk-up GA guests.
Lobster Meal Experience Includes:
Ticket includes the festival grounds to enjoy live music and many different food, drink, and craft vendors. PLUS, your choice of (1) Full Lobster (Approximately 1.25 pounds) OR Lobster Roll. All served with corn on the cob, potatoes, a dinner roll, fresh cut lemons, & melted butter. Lobster Meal guests may also take advantage of Reserved Seating Areas designated throughout the festival grounds. Pre-ordering your lobster meal is strongly suggested as day-of availability is not guaranteed and sold at a higher price.
VIP Experience Includes:
Ticket includes the festival grounds to enjoy live music and many different food, drink, and craft vendors. PLUS, your choice of (1) Full Lobster (Approximately 1.25 pounds) OR Lobster Roll. All served with corn on the cob, potatoes, a dinner roll, fresh cut lemons, & melted butter. VIP ticket holders also receive (4) Drink Vouchers good for any beverages of your choice, PLUS Access to our Exclusive VIP Lounge with Reserved Seating & Viewing Areas.
-Lobster Meal ticket holders will have exclusive areas for meal pick-up, separate from all other day-of food purchase tents and reserved seating areas. There will also be a private redemption line and exclusive Riverview lounge for VIP ticket holders.
-Our live lobster will be flown in fresh from the east coast, courtesy of LOBSTER GRAM. Additionally, the fest will feature a vast array of seafood selections, non-seafood related items, other exciting food vendors, snacks, sweets, and vegetarian options.
-Live Musical Performances will be featured on our outdoor main stage throughout each festival day and into the night. In addition to the special arts & craft shopping, there will be family-friendly activities to keep the kids entertained as well.
Learn More at AmericanLobsterFest.com
Must be 21 to consume alcohol; Valid ID Required.
Festival reserves the right to close entry gates for any and all day-of guests (should there be capacity or safety concerns). Advance ticket holders will still be granted access with guaranteed entry.
All Tickets are sold separately and non-refundable. Please Note: Meal redemption closes at 9pm each night. You must redeem your meal token and lobster entrée before this time. There are no refunds or exchanges for missing the meal redemption cut off time. This is a popular food festival… based on weather and high attendance, food provisions may run out in the final hours of the festival.
IMPORTANT: Pre-Sale and Whole Lobster Orders may expire at any time. Drink selections are subject to availability. Festival reserves the right to refuse service for any patron, for any reason at festival discretion. Festival is not responsible for any lost or stolen items. Customers consuming alcohol and festival food is at their own risk. Festival is not responsible for any illness, death, or allergy related issues regarding consumption of shellfish or any other food and beverage served at The Great American Lobster Fest.