KAUKAUNA — With about a month to go before Kaukauna’s Electric City Experience begins, more details have been revealed on musicians, food and events expected during the four day festival.

The festival runs Wednesday through Saturday, June 8-11, 2022 in downtown Kaukauna.

Kids will be able to get their summer vacation into full swing on the second day of the festival, Thursday June 9, with the Electric City Kids Carnival Day presented by StoneRidge Piggly Wiggly.

The carnival features $1 carnival rides, performances from Appleton Rock School & Revel Dance Academy, demonstrations from Steve Keller’s Traveling Snake Show and the Electric City Food Truck Plaza.

New this year, the family friendly hip-hop show with Ill Genesi performs at 8 p.m. Thursday.

The Electric City Food Truck Plaza presented by Midwest Carriers!Electric City Experience will pair a great lineup of live music with a great selection of food, including Fox Valley favorites:

Electric City Lanes

Ryan’s BBQ

Brew Pub Pizza

Carnival Time Popcorn

Kona Ice Fox Cities North

On The Fritz Concessions

Inferno Subs

Legendary Gyros

Osorio’s Latin Fusion

The Dough Shoppe

S&J Enterprizes

The festival includes live music from over 50 bands and solo artists on five outdoor live music stages.
The Electric City Experience Kick-off Party begins Wednesday, June 8 at Live From Hydro Park Summer Concert Series featuring Bobby Evans & the Dairyland Kings.

Among the bands performing: A-Town Unplugged, Tom Thiel Trio, Amelia Grace, Barefoot Americans, Kyle Megna & The Monsoons, Horace Greene, Lilie, and Eric W. Krueger Songs.



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By Dan Plutchak

Dan Plutchak, born and raised in Kaukauna, is cofounder of Kaukauna Community News.