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Play, Sell, Volunteer



Be a part of the 18th annual Common Ground Music Festival by joining the volunteer program proudly sponsored by CASE Credit Union. Volunteer as an individual or with a group (businesses, organizations, schools, non-profit entities, etc.) throughout the many areas of the Festival that can use your help!

The volunteer application is currently open to returning volunteers only, please join the waiting list if you wish to be contacted when a spot opens us: JOIN WAITING LIST



The Vendor waiting lists are now open for the 2017 Festival.
  • Merchandise/Info Vendors waiting list HERE
  • Food Vendor waiting list HERE

Play at the Festival


Are you in a band and want to play the Festival? Submit your band to the Common Ground Music Festival:


Join the CG Music Fest Street Team

The Common Ground Music Festival is hiring unpaid Marketing interns to join the CG Music Fest Street Team. Street Team Members are required to perform 15-20 hours of social media time from the start of their internship until the week of the Festival. They will also be required to attend at least 3 remote events where they will have to physically go somewhere with other street team members to promote the festival. This is an unpaid opportunity that may be used for school credit and also is run on an incentive points based system.

If you are interested in applying please complete the following:

News & Updates

Band Submissions for the 2017 Common Ground Music Festival are now open. Bands can apply to play via SonicBids by April 28th, 2017. Press Kits mailed or emailed directly to the Common Ground staff will not be considered for placement on the Festival… Read More
Common Ground Music Festival celebrates 18 years; Thursday, July 6th – Sunday, July 9th, 2017. Superstar Toby Keith has been announced as the Festival headliner for Friday, July 7th. The familiar maxim of the triple threat – singer, songwriter, m… Read More
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