Event Overview

The Virginia-Highland Summerfest is celebrating 36 years of fine art, live entertainment, and family fun in 2019! Year after year, our festival is considered one of the leading events in metro Atlanta, and we are excited to invite you to join our estimated 100,000 attendees on June 1 & 2 in the affluent Virginia-Highland neighborhood.

Festival Features

Summerfest offers fun for everyone with a unique combination of activities and sponsorship opportunities including a 5K run and Tot Trot, live music stage, a juried artist market, and a popular children’s area we call Kidsfest. Here are details for the event assets that exist:

  • Artist Market – over 200 fine art booths line Virginia Avenue and feature a wide variety of mediums including sculpture, painting, textiles, ceramics, photography, wood, and metal.
  • Main Music Stage & Acoustic Stage – live music entertains attendees all weekend long, featuring a great mix of local, regional and national talent. Past acts have included Sister Hazel, Tonic, Drivin’ N Cryin’, Jason Isbell, Marc Broussard, BoDeans, Pat McGee Band, Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk and many others.
  • 5K Fun Run and Tot Trot – almost 1500 participants kick off the weekend with a race through the neighborhood.
  • Kidsfest – free arts and crafts activities that focus around our art and music festival theme.
  • Friday Night Community Celebration – Summerfest weekend begins with a Friday evening community dinner, outdoor movie and parade to set the festive atmosphere!

Demographic Overview

Our attendees are the consumers you desire! The festival has grown consistently over the years and now hosts upwards of 100,000 attendees, mostly from Atlanta’s educated, upscale, in-town neighborhoods.

Contact Info

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities and customizable benefits please contact:

Rick Kern
rick@mixitmarketing.com
www.vahisummerfest.org

Summerfest Sponsors

Bulleit Bourbon
Captain Morgan
Smirnoff
ATLFalcons
CHOA

DoulbleDome Digital Marketing
Champion
Hathaway Agency
Yelp
PNC BANK
Power
Taylor Construction
Atlanta United
AT & T
Pinnacle
Nature Bakery
Doctor D

Summerfest Media Partner

GPB Insignia
Yelp
Atlanta Voice
CW Atlanta
Unation Logo