Contact Us

Entertainment and Talent inquiries (see below first) please email submissions to

Vending/Exhibitor space inquiries, contact 773-584-6633 or

Staging and Equipment Services inquiries contact at 773-584-6642.

Sponsorship and Marketing opportunities please contact Norine Smyth at 312-799-0354

Music Bookings

Talent submissions are NOW CLOSED for 2021.  2022 submissions start on Feb 15th, 2022.

Please follow the format below when submitting your band. (Mandatory)
It is mandatory that all information requested below be in your email in order to be considered. Due to the large amount of submissions, we do not take submissions but phone, only by email with the information requested below. Thanks!

  • 2021 Chicago headline history ( Specific Dates/Venues/Draw)
  • 2021 Chicago support situations (Dates/Venues/Support for ??)
  • 2021 Festival performances (Dates/Festivals)
  • Facebook Link (we are looking for a minimum of 1,500 followers/likes)
  • Instagram followers
  • Twitter followers
  • Website link
  • YouTube video links
  • Pricing (range)
  • Set Length
  • Sample set list
  • What sets your band apart from others?

Email the above submission information to: Gehrig Peterson, our Music Director at

If there is an interest in having you perform at any of our events, we will contact you. NO phone calls please. Please note that we take every submission seriously and will review all materials and research your band.


Vendor Applications

Attention vendors – you may download vending applications for our summer festivals from each event’s web page and in the vendor section (click the ‘Vendor’ tab on the top of this page).

Exhibitors and Vendors should contact at 773-584-6633.

Corporations, chain stores, franchise companies, product brands, field marketing and promotional companies, marketing agencies, public relation firms and all their respective clients including free giveaways and sampling are considered SPONSORS, and must contact Norine Smyth at 312-799-0354.

Looking to Produce an Event?

Looking for management of your existing event? Contact Hank Zemola at
773-584-6623 or