Milwaukee will be rocking in late June and July as the annual rite of summer passage, Summerfest, will take place on stages at the American Family Insurance Amphitheatre as well as a number of additional stages on the Summerfest grounds. The event annually draws performances from an eclectic blend of performers, and for rock fans there will be plenty to embrace this year.

Def Leppard will get the honor of headlining the annual July 4 show at the American Family Insurance Amphitheatre, while you'll find such modern rock favorites as Greta Van Fleet (July 1), Kaleo (June 30), Hellyeah (July 7), Machine Gun Kelly (July 5), Buckcherry (June 28), P.O.D. (June 28), Pop Evil (July 7) and more on board.

The festival will also include a number of veteran acts like Social Distortion (June 29),  Candlebox (July 7), Steven Tyler (July 3),Cheap Trick (July 8), Jethro Tull (June 27), George Thorogood and the Destroyers (June 28),  Great White (July 1), Lynch Mob (July 1), Lit (June 28), Molly Hatchet (July 7), Drivin' N Cryin' (June 28) and Alien Ant Farm (June 28) taking the stage.

Summerfest will also play host to such acts as Imagine Dragons, James Taylor, Bonnie Raitt, Halsey, Logic, Bebe Rexha, Florida Georgia Line, Dave Matthews Band, Shawn Mendes, Blake Shelton, The Weeknd, Arcade Fire and plenty more.

To get details on all of this year's concerts as well as ticketing info, head to the Summerfest website.

Summerfest 2018

2018 Rock + Metal Festival Guide