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Friends & Neighbors of Federal Hill,

Please help us make the Jazz & Blues Festival GREAT again!!

The 16th Annual Federal Hill Jazz & Blues Festival will be held on Sunday June 4th from noon to 7pm! We have some great bands lined up, but would like to get TWICE as many and return our Festival to a 2 stage event!! 

The costs for Federal Hill Main Street's festivals has risen exponentially over the past few years. Did you know that these festivals cost us TENS of thousands of dollars every year! That's right, these community driven events are between 20k and 40k EACH to produce. These costs include-

  • Permitting, licensing & liability insurance
  • City fees such as overtime police, EMTS's & Fire Marshalls- plus, City equipment like stages, tents and bike racks.
  • Rental equipment such as generators, tables, chairs, moonbounce, potties, dumpsters & trashcans
  • Day of labor including sound tech's, private security and clean up crew- plus supplies!
  • Advertising, marketing & printing
  • Band Fees & Beer!

Our only source of revenue for these events is the admission fee that we charge at the Spring Block Party and the sale of beer!  We are a small nonprofit that works to strengthen and beautify our Federal Hill business district and we need your help!

Your donations to our band stage campaign will help raise the money we need to provide a City stage & tent, generator and 2 sound technicians so we can have a 2nd stage! If you love your Fed Hill festivals, please donate now!

ALL DONATION REWARDS CAN BE PICKED UP AT THE MAIN STREET BOOTH AT THE FESTIVAL OR BY APPOINTMENT AT THE MAIN STREET OFFICE AT 42 EAST CROSS STREET!

Risks and challenges

The biggest risk to an outdoor street festival is weather! Last year we were shut down by the Fire Marshall at 5pm due to lighting. It is the first time that has ever happened at one of our festivals since we started them in 2001. Pray for a sunny day!

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