ACTIVITIES AT THE LITTLE CHICAGO DOWNTOWN MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL

We have an exciting and fun-filled festival shaping up for August!  If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via our contact page.

 

FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

FESTIVAL MAP

FESTIVAL MAP

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CHEROKEE DISTRIBUTING COMPANY - MAIN STAGE

Our main music stage is sponsored by Cherokee Distributing Company (Yee Haw and Miller Lite) and will be located at intersection of Main St and Buffalo St. Our lineup will include a diverse set of artist, so there’s something for everyone!

HOLSTON DISTRIBUTING COMPANY - NELSON STAGE

Our second music stage is sponsored by Holston Distributing Company (Bud Light) and will be located at the opposite end of Main St and Colonial Way. Regional artists will be showcased on this stage to expand the musical talents throughout the festival.

ARTS & CRAFTS VENDORS

Shopping for handmade arts & crafts is one of the favorite parts of our festival.  We are bringing in many local vendors and artisans, so you can browse and shop with ease. Main St. and Spring St. are solely dedicated for your craving for creativity. Don’t forget to stop in our local businesses there as well.

MARKET STREET FOOD COURT

Our region is home to many amazing local restaurants. Local food vendors will also be dishing up fantastic food. Take advantage of our misting alley between Main St and Market St. on your way…Come hungry and ready to eat!

FAMILY FUN ZONE

The Family Fun Zone is hands-down one of the most popular places to be at our festival! Family friendly fun will be had for all ages at our fantastic kid’s area with games & activities, toddler inflatable, storybook mazes, misting tents, resting areas and much more!

LITTLE CHICAGO CAR SHOW

And who doesn’t love a car show? A brand new addition to downtown is our festival’s Little Chicago Car Show brought to you by Roll Hard, Inc. On Saturday, Buffalo St. will be lined with a variety of muscle cars, import cars and big bikes for your viewing pleasure.

LITTLE CITY ROLLER GIRLS DERBY

The girls are back! Little City Roller Girls will host the Skater’s Paradise in an all-day, outdoor roller derby tournament. Scrimmages will begin at 11am and will continue throughout the day in 30 minute intervals every hour until 6pm.

TINY STREET ART THROWDOWN - SCAVENGER HUNT

We are bringing art into the streets—literally! Local artists will create small artworks that transform unattractive cracks, crannies, posts and pipes into something magical. Children can participate in a scavenger hunt for prizes.

URBAN ART INVITATIONAL

Our Urban Art Invitational will feature local artists demonstrating their talent and skills on a 6 foot by 8 foot panel right in front of your eyes. The Invitational will begin on Friday, August 12th at 4pm in the Downtown Square parking lot for all to enjoy.

UMOJA UNITY 5K RACE

Lace up your running shoes and take part in the Umoja Unity 5k Race!  To register online for this great addition to our festival, visit their website here.  For a PDF version of the registration to print out, click here.