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Play, Sell, Volunteer



Be a part of the 18th annual Common Ground Music Festival by joining the volunteer program. 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 now open to new volunteers. Please fill out an application HERE, you will be notified by June 2nd if your application has been approved. If approved, there is a $15.00 fee to all Volunteers.



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:
  • Band submissions for the 2017 Festival are now closed, please check back in January for 2018 Festival opportunities

Click Here to Join the CG Music Fest Street Team

News & Updates

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The Festival Office at 901 N Washington Ave will be closed Tuesday, May 23rd through Monday, May 29th. The office will re-open on Tuesday, May 31st at 10:00 AM. Tickets can be purchased online and all questions can be directed to info@commongroundfes… Read More
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