Somerset Amphitheater has been a favorite Midwest music venue since the late 80’s. Located on the Apple River and less than 40 minutes from the Twin Cities, for years it has served as a summer hub for music, camping and tubing for those from Minnesota, Wisconsin and beyond.
Details and Improvements:
Capacity: 30,000 (scalable to 40,000)
Camping: Approx. 15,000 campers (plus additional camping at other Somerset campgrounds)
Total acreage: 160 acres
3 Campgrounds, including VIP with full showers, permanent bathrooms and full RV Hookups
VIP hospitality area
Permanent bathrooms throughout the site
Additional permanent seating
The Grove was added in 2013. It is located in a natural bowl between the Main Amphitheater and the North Campground.
The wooded hills on three sides make a great backdrop for shows and after-parties at this venue that has a capacity of 8,000 - 10,000. There are trails to the Grove from the Main Amphitheater, and the campgrounds: VIP, North and South.
Maggie’s Saloon was also added in 2013. It is an enclosed barn-like structure with a capacity of about 1,000. Accessible from both the Main Amphitheater and the Festival Area, it has a smaller stage inside for a more intimate atmosphere and a full bar with a brick oven for wood fired pizza.
SomerStar Ranch will be hosting a wide variety of events, with themes that should attract audiences of all types.
Types of events that Somerset can host include:
Music Concerts & Festivals
Car, Truck & Motorcycle Rallies/Shows
Corporate Parties & Events
Charity Benefits & Events
You are allowed to bring the following items into the Somerset Amphitheater:
Purses & small soft bags
Small, personal cameras (unless prohibited by show)
Please leave the following items at home because they are not permitted in the Somerset Amphitheater:
Outside food & beverage
All audio and video recording devices, professional cameras & cameras with removable lenses
Weapons of any kind
Bags or soft packs larger than purse size
Weapons or items construed as weapons (e.g., guns, knives, sticks, fireworks)
Bullhorns or noisemakers
Animals of any kind
Skateboards, inline skates & bicycles are not allowed inside the music venue
Motorized vehicles (including golf carts, motorbikes, scooters, & all-terrain vehicles) are not allowed inside the music venue
Personal property that is a potential hazard to others (e.g., dangerous jewelry, chains, wallet chains)
Somerset Amphitheater | 495 Main Street, Somerset, WI 54025