The annual Locust Street Festival of Music & Art is one of the city’s best street fests, celebrating all that is good, right, and drum circle-y in Riverwest. On Sunday, June 12, the 40th (!) installment of the neighborhood fest will kick off at 11:30 a.m. with the ever-popular 1.8-mile Beer Run (or walk), followed by eight hours of music, food, drinks, crafts, and stellar people-watching. Here’s the (near-complete) musical lineup:

Linneman’s Riverwest Inn (outside)
Foreign Goods
The Delta Routine
Soul Low
The Mosleys
Dr Chow’s Love Medicine

Linneman’s Riverwest Inn (inside)
The Young Revelators
Joseph Huber
Klaus Nomi’s Homies
Ladders
Ugly Brothers

Wisconsin Veteran’s Stage
Extra Crispy Brass Band
God’s Outlaw
The WhiskeyBelles

Klinger’s East
Sigmund Snopek’s Beer Show
The Tritonics
Matt Hendricks & Peter Roller
Cosmic Furnace

Riverwest Public House (outside)
Cree Myles
Ruth B8r Ginsburg
Sat. Nite Duets
Tigernite
Zed Kenzo & Queen Tut
Bo Triplex
Platinum Boys
D’Amato

Riverwest Public House (inside, day)
DJ Von Munz
DJ Haven

Riverwest Public House (inside, night)
After Pride/Locust Street Fest Glitter Party featuring Lex Allen
Yung Zucchini

Lakefront Brewery
Lovanova
Hodari
Myles Coyne
Space Raft

The Tracks
Chickenwire Empire
Tweed Funk
R.A.S. Movement

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In his spare time, Matt Wild enjoys collecting 8-bit Nintendo games (emulation is for creeps) and fondly remembering the time Milwaukee weatherman Vince Condella caused a stir at his Catholic grade school by showing up with an earring. He lives on Milwaukee's East Side.