Somerset Amphitheater is located along the Apple River and is a 40 minute drive from Minneapolis/St. Paul.
Our official address is:
495 Main Street
Somerset, WI 54025
Travel east on I-94 and just after crossing the St. Croix River take exit 1 for Hudson, WI (Hwy 35N). Go through downtown Hudson and continue traveling north on 35/64 until the Somerset exit (VV). Take a left at the top of the ramp & Somerset is 3 miles. The Amphitheater is on the left as you’re approaching town.
I-94/Cty Rd A & I Route
Travel east on I-94 and take exit 4 for US-12 toward Somerset. Turn left at US-12E/Co Rd U. Continue straight onto Co Rd A. Turn left onto Co Rd I and follow into Somerset. Turn left at Spring St. and the Amphitheater will be on your left.
From Stillwater, MN
Take Hwy 36 into downtown Stillwater and cross bridge into WI (Hwy 35/64). Go 5 miles and take the Somerset exit (VV). Take a left at the top of the ramp & Somerset is 3 miles. The Amphitheater is on the left as you’re approaching town.
Several Parking Areas...
surround the Somerset Amphitheater music site. During an event, our parking staff will direct you to the closest open space. For additional information on parking, CLICK HERE to contact us.
Carpool Priority Parking
Many events will have Carpool Priority Parking available. Save gas, parking fees, & time by driving together. To encourage carpooling, for certain shows Somerset Amphitheater is rewarding participating vehicles (at least FOUR people in the vehicle) with priority parking. Space is limited and is on a first-come first-served basis. Get to the venue early to make sure the priority lot is not full when you arrive. If you would like to participate in priority parking, please inquire for more details.
Many events will have VIP Parking available, either as part of a VIP ticket package or bought separately. Inquire for more details.
There will be handicap parking available close to the main gate at every event. Please ask parking staff for directions to the handicap area.
Camping at Somerset is a popular element of the many festivals and events held at Somerset Amphitheater. Although it is just a 40 minute drive from the Twin Cities, festival camping creates the full experience that so many attendees enjoy and recommend to their friends.
With three different campgrounds, including the South Campground with numbered sites, the North Campground with open-group camping and the VIP Campground with permanent bathrooms and showers, water and electrical hookups and jumbo RV sites, Somerset Camping is sure to have just the right type of camping to fit the needs of your group.
When do the camping areas open?
Each festival or event has different times, please use the links on the right for specific information for each event.
Who needs to be present when claiming your camping area?
We recommend you arrive with your entire group. If arriving separately, each person needs to arrive with his or her Admission Ticket and Per-Person Camping Pass Ticket and the first person arriving needs to have the Campground Vehicle Permit Ticket.
How many people can one site hold?
Campsites can comfortably hold a maximum of 8 people. The larger VIP Gold Campsites (30? X 45?) can comfortably hold up to a maximum of 12 people.
Can I bring outside food and beverage to my camping area?
Yes, outside food and beverage is allowed in the camping areas. However, you will not be allowed to bring outside food and beverage into the festival grounds. NO GLASS IN THE CAMPING OR FESTIVAL AREA.
Will there be a place to dispose of garbage?
Yes, garbage and recyclable receptacles will be found throughout the camping area. Please find your nearest disposal area and KEEP YOUR SITE CLEAN. A fine will be imposed on camping areas left messy.
Does everyone camping in the VIP area need a per-person camping pass?
Yes, everyone needs a per-person camping pass.
Will the camping sites have electrical hookups?
Electrical hookups are available in most VIP Campsites.
Do we need to purchase electrical permits separately?
It depends on the event - Click Here to contact us for more information.
What items are permitted and/or prohibited at Somerset Amphitheater?
For a list of permitted and prohibited items, please Click Here.
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Somerset Amphitheater | 495 Main Street, Somerset, WI 54025