Summerfest 2016 is exactly two weeks away. The full schedule has been released, the promos have been announced, and Recorded Music is currently gearing up for another great year. But what about the food? Today, Summerfest unveiled the new vendors and food items coming to Henry Maier Festival Park June 29-July 3 and July 5-10. Here they are, per a Summerfest press release:
Chubby’s Cheesesteaks – Located in the Marcus Amphitheater Forecourt, Chubby’s Cheesesteaks will be offering festival fare classics like Loaded Tots, Cheese Fries and Chubby’s Cheeseburger, as well as signature items like Philly Nachos and 4 Cheese Cheesesteak.
Divino – Located in the Ethnic Village, Divino will be the place for Italian favorites like Chicken Alfredo, Italian Rice Balls, Fried Calamari and 10″ Individual Specialty Pizzas.
Lakeside Supper Club – Making its way to the Ethnic Village from its brick and mortar in Oconomowoc, Lakeside Supper Club will bring unique menu items to the mix like Pulled Pork Frachos, Mac and Cheese Burger, Lobster Corn Dog and Loaded Milk Shakes (Cookie Monster, Shamrock Grasshopper and Tiramisu).
Uncle Jeff’s Kettle Corn – No festival is complete without this salty/sweet staple, located near the Harley-Davidson™ Roadhouse.
NEW FOOD ITEMS
Jumbo Filled Cupcakes, Mini Cupcake Samplers and Donut Cupcakes (that’s right, a donut on top of a cupcake!) – Classy Girl Cupcakes, located near the BMO Harris Pavilion
Sriracha Chicken Tacos and Falafel Curry Tacos – Vagabond, located near the Briggs & Stratton Big Backyard
Prime Rib Chili Cheese Tater Tots – Ward’s House of Prime, located in the Ethnic Village
Gnocchi with Gorgonzola Cream Sauce – Louise’s Trattoria, located in Water Street Brewery
Deep Fried Old Fashioned (orange pound cake filled with brandy flavored cream cheese and then deep fried and topped with bitters whipped cream) – Trinity Three Irish Pubs, located near the Briggs & Stratton Big Backyard
Mac Bottom Pizza (pizza on top of a deep fried macaroni and cheese crust) – Solo, located in the Marcus Amphitheater Forecourt
Buffalo Chicken Eggrolls – AJ Bombers, located in the Northwestern Mutual Children’s Area
Pesto Pepperoni Burger – Pitch’s & Miss Katie’s Diner, located in the Marcus Amphitheater Forecourt