Winnetka Music Festival

Dates: Saturday, September 11,2021
Location: Winnetka, IL
Attendance: 30,000
Demographics: Upscale, high education levels, broad age range

• Continuous live music performed by the top emerging bands in the USA.
• Four stages.
• Wide variety of food and drink provided by at least 12 local restaurants.
• Beer & wine booths.
• Kid’s area.


A unique music festival that is laser focused on bringing the hottest emerging bands to Chicago’s tony North Shore. This 4th Annual music festival in a quiet upscale suburb of Chicago has now become the national holy grail for emerging A List bands. 

And It’s all because of Val and her list…

Quick Facts:

Fastest growing music festival in the Midwest.
Curated and produced by new music guru Val Haller, owner of Valslist.
Presents top  emerging bands on 4 stages over two days.
The event is ‘genre agnostic’; any genre has a chance at getting a slot on the lineup.
Extremely upscale audience.

Sponsorship Opportunity

Sponsorship of the Winnetka Music Festival aligns your company/brand with one of the country’s most unique music festivals. 

Target 30,000 upscale, educated young professionals, Millennials, Gen Z, Gen X, and even Baby Boomers via naming rights, on-site activation, sampling, sales, couponing, bounce-back, media inclusion, signage, on-site announcements, and more.

Events & Venues

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January Events

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February Events

Randolph Street Market

March Events

St Paddys Day Run

May Events

American Brain Tumor Walk
The Lucky 13
Do Division
Southwest Half Marathon
San Diego Taco Fest
Randolph Street Market
Taste of Mexico
Belmont-Sheffield Music Festival
Sheffield Music Festival
Lincoln Park Greek Fest

November Events

Polish Independence 10K Run/Walk
Randolph Street Market

Year Round Opportunities

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