MKE Punk Fest is a multi-day festival that “proves punk isn’t dead.” The festival offers more than 60 acts over seven days at various venues, including Quarters, The Local, Brewed Café, Up and Under, the Metal Grill and Riverwest Public House. MKE Punk Fest debuted in the summer of 2011 and still features punk and punk-inspired music, as well as other genres, such as grunge, alternative, experimental and surf. The festival also includes comedy and art shows.
7 p.m. Aug. 13–Sept. 3 at various venues in Milwaukee; single show admission, $5–$8 (depending on venue), seven-day passes, $10; mkepunkfest.com