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Mark your calendars for Porchfest – Saturday, May 14th, 2022!

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Celebrating community through music on the porches of Virginia Highland.

Save the date! Virginia Highland Porchfest 2022 will be on Saturday, May 14.

Peruse the neighborhood and scope the best bands possible. Check out the map and schedule here!

Dress up as your favorite band or musician while you run this fun 1.09-mile run around where the festival will take place. 

Runners with tickets will receive a rockin’ aluminum Porchfest water bottle, while supplies lasts.

Race winners (Womens, Mens, Under 12 Girls and Boys) and costume winners (Group and Individual) will receive prizes.

Kick-start your Porchfest experience with a catered lunch by DBA BBQ and bottomless beer, wine, and mimosa bar from 10 am to 2 pm. 

Throughout the rest of the day, you will still have access to live blues bands, VIP cash bar and air conditioned restrooms. There will additional merchandise for purchase in the VIP area.

Price: $100 for adults; $30 for kids under 12*.

*Kids tickets include access to the Kids Corner activities ($20 value).

Rock out in Porchfest gear while you listen to bands around the neighborhood! We have T-shirts, bags, cups and coozies to enjoy while the bands turn the volume up. 

Our merch booth will also feature a raffle with themed VaHi experience gift baskets!

Merchandise pre-orders have closed. Visit the merch booth during Porchfest to buy merch or pick-up your pre-sale order.

The merch booth will be located off of Barnett Ave near John Howell Park.

Thanks to all the musicians who signed up to play this year!

There will be 70 bands on over 55 porches around the neighborhood.

Our littlest Porchfest goers can check out the Kids Corner for some fun in the sun! Enjoy a bounce house, face painting, and unique balloon creations. There will also be games like cornhole, giant Jenga, and Connect 4.

Day passes: $20, or visitors can pay $5 per activity.

Activities run from 10 am to 5 pm.

Enjoy a sweet or savory treat from some of the best local food vendors before heading towards your favorite band. 

6 Pack Subs Vietnamese

Azucar Cuban Truck

Dogs on Wheels

Flavor on the Fork Chicken and Waffles

Hot Dog Pete’s

Lobster Dogs 

No Bun Intended!

Soul Truckin Good

The Pickle Truck 

The Patty Wagon 

The Cereal Lab

Frozen Sweet Shop

Greatest of All Pops

Hero Doughnuts and Bunns

King of Pops

Queen Churro

Shop local vendors and artists for small, fun items while you enjoy Porchfest.

The Taryn Project

Cadence & Co Crafts

DRVM Handmade

Pink Scorpio Handmade

Southern Local Nuts

Groovy Grit

Horticult LLC

Rudabecca Designs

Suzy Makes Shit

High Vibe Sentiments

Dena Rose Vintage

The Golden Girl Co.

Emily Yellow

Poppy’s Rustic Woodworks

Madison O’Brien Art

Twenty Something Jewelry

Mind Body Clay LLC

Shannon Stallard Designs

Vintage Eyewear

Shop Kamawe

Knight Prints

Kiwi Beauty

Peach State Drinks

Everythang Dope

Please note that Barnett Ave will be closed to traffic from 8 am to 8 pm on the day of Porchfest.

Porchfest will bring heavy traffic to the Virginia Highland area. As parking will be difficult, we encourage walking, biking, and ride-sharing. Ideal ride share drop-off locations include Inman Middle School, YWCA, or CVS off N. Highland Ave.

The event will include a first-aid booth, hand sanitizer stations, and public restrooms. Because of the size of the event, we ask that you leave your cute pets at home.

Whether you want to support your community or need volunteer hours for high school, this event thrives off of the help of local volunteers.

Sign up to set up, break down, station at information booths, and help Porchfest goers find their way to their favorite band or porch.

Scope the fun from Porchfest 2021! Peruse our favorite photos from last year. 

Thank you to all of our sponsors for supporting music and community in our neighborhood!

Presenting Sponsors

Supporting Sponsors

VaHi Business Sponsors

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