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Lineup for Milwaukee's 'PridetoberFest' revealed

Musicians playing the festival include some big names, including Jaida Essence Hall, GGOOLLDD and Big Freedia.
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Posted at 8:09 PM, Sep 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-24 11:55:33-04

MILWAUKEE — The lineup for this year's rendition of Pridefest is out.

Pridefest organizer Milwaukee Pride Inc. released the list of musicians playing at "PridetoberFest," to be held Oct. 8 and 9 at Henry Maier Festival Park in Milwaukee.

Pridefest had to be canceled this summer over COVID-19 concerns. So Milwaukee Pride decided to come up with a version of the festival in the fall, when it is presumed more people will be vaccinated against COVID-19.

Musicians playing the festival include some big names, including Jaida Essence Hall, GGOOLLDD and Big Freedia.

Organizers said in July that PridetoberFest will be a scaled back version of the popular LGBT festival. It will cover the area from PrideFest's dance pavilion to Miller Stage. They hope to see 15,000 and 20,000 over the two-day festival.

Milwaukee Pride will be requiring either proof of a COVID-19 vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours of the event, just as Summerfest did.

Click here to see the lineup and updates from festival organizers.

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