CANCELLED Fourth Annual Porch Fest
Saturday, August 8, 2020
THE 2020 PORCHFEST HAS BEEN CANCELLED. WATCH FOR INFORMATION ON THE 2021 PORCHFEST.
PorchFest is a community music festival where all genres’ of musicians perform in one hour slots on porches within the boundaries of the event. The audience moves from location to location as the event progresses.
Porchfest began in Ithica New York in 2007, inspired by some outdoor ukulele playing and a conversation between neighbors Gretchen Hildreth and Lesley Greene. They came up with the idea for it that day and gathered 20 bands to make it happen
Porchfest is the ultimate grassroots music festival and has grown not just in Ithaca but around the continent. Communities and neighborhoods all around the country have taken the model and run with it. There are more than 60 other known Porchfests in the U.S. and Canada and Mt. Morris, IL has joined the list. For more detailed information on this event click here.