Celebrate Kohl’s Family Day and Kohl’s Captivation Station at Summerfest 2016

MILWAUKEE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–For the sixth year, Summerfest
is partnering with Kohl’s
(NYSE: KSS) to provide families with the opportunity for free admission
to the festival during Kohl’s Family Day and the dynamic educational
activities at Kohl’s Captivation Station during Summerfest 2016.

As part of Kohl’s Family Day, on Sunday, July 3 from noon – 3 p.m., the
first 2,500 patrons who donate three non-perishable food items for kids
will receive one FREE Summerfest admission ticket valid for that day.
The food donations will benefit Hunger
Task Force
. Recommended food items include peanut butter, canned
fruit and macaroni and cheese.

“We know families look forward to Kohl’s Family Day at Summerfest
because it provides them with free access to the music festival, while
allowing them to give back to the community by assisting Hunger Task
Force,” said Jen Johnson, Kohl’s vice president of corporate
communications. “Kohl’s Captivation Station will also be back for
families to enjoy live performances and the interactive experiences from
our Milwaukee partners.”

The Kohl’s Captivation Station, located on the south end of Henry
Maier Festival Park, will be open from noon – 7 p.m. every day of
Summerfest. Attendees will be able to participate in all of the
programs, including:

  • Kohl’s
    Color Wheels
    , an art-making experience presented by the Milwaukee
    Art Museum
  • Kohl’s
    Design It! Mobile Lab
    , create unique hands-on projects
    highlighting design with Discovery World
  • Kohl’s
    Wild Theater
    , conservation-themed theatrical performances from the
    Zoological Society of Milwaukee
  • Kohl’s
    Building Blocks Program
    , a Penfield Children’s Center program that
    promotes the health and positive development of children and
    celebrates their unique abilities
  • Kohl’s
    Cares Grow Safe & Healthy Program
    , an educational display
    teaching children and families how to keep safe and healthy with help
    from Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

Throughout the festival, the Kohl’s Captivation Station will also
showcase entertaining performances from Mad Science, Comedy Sportz, Join
In and Dance and more! Schedules for the Kohl’s Captivation Station are
available on Summerfest.com
and through the Official Schedule.

About Summerfest

Summerfest 2016 will take place June 29 – July 3 and July 5 – July 10
from noon until midnight and will be closed Monday, July 4. Following
its 1968 debut, Summerfest has evolved into what is now recognized as
“The World’s Largest Music Festival” and Milwaukee’s cornerstone summer
celebration, bringing the music industry’s hottest stars, emerging
talent and local favorites along with approximately 800,000 people from
Milwaukee and around the world together each year for an unforgettable
live music experience. During the festival, the spotlight shines on over
800 acts, over 1,000 performances, 11 stages, delectable food and
beverages and interactive activities, all in a world-class festival
setting. Patrons can also enjoy Miller Lite, the Official Beer of
Summerfest. For more details, visit Summerfest.com,
or Twitter:

About Kohl’s

Kohl’s (NYSE: KSS) is a leading specialty department store with more
than 1,100 stores in 49 states. With a commitment to inspiring and
empowering families to lead fulfilled lives, the company offers amazing
national and exclusive brands, incredible savings and inspiring shopping
experiences in-store, online at Kohls.com and
via mobile devices. Committed to its communities, Kohl’s has
raised nearly $300 million for children’s initiatives nationwide through
its Kohl’s Cares® cause merchandise program, which operates under Kohl’s
Cares, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kohl’s Department Stores, Inc.
For additional information about Kohl’s philanthropic and environmental
initiatives, visit http://www.Kohls.com/Cares.
For a list of store locations and information, or for the added
convenience of shopping online, visit www.Kohls.com.

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Sara Peronto, Summerfest
Lund, Kohl’s