What is Tall Tales Music Festival?

Tall Tales Music Festival is a free, all-ages live music festival, featuring some of the best emerging talent from around the country. In addition to live music, we also offer a variety of activities for kids, including free music workshops, games, and art stations. We'll also have plenty of food and drink vendors on-site throughout the weekend. Long story short - we've got you covered! 

What does it cost?

All events held on August 11-12, 2017 are FREE, including all music and art workshops for kids. We tip our caps to the generous sponsors who make this possible!

Becoming a festival donor / sponsor

We are always looking for new partners to join the Tall Tales team! All donations are made to our fiscal sponsor, Music Matters, a local 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Click HERE for more details.

Getting there

Tall Tales takes place in the streets of historic downtown Burlington, WI. For you out-of-towners, set your GPS to the following address: 492 N. Pine Street, Burlington, WI 53105

Parking

There is a free parking structure located across from the Hampton Inn in downtown Burlington; it can be accessed from both Pine and Dodge streets. In addition, all street parking in Burlington is free. We kindly ask that you respect our neighbors and not park in private business lots. Click HERE for to view downtown parking map.

Accommodations

HOTELS:

The Hampton Inn
400 N Dodge St, Burlington, WI 53105
(262) 767-1900

AmericInn Lodge & Suites
2709 Browns Lake Dr, Burlington, WI 53105
(262) 534-2125

Baymont Inn & Suites
750 Fox Ln, Waterford, WI 53185
(262) 534-4100

Grand Geneva Resort & Spa
7036 Grand Geneva Way, Lake Geneva, WI 53147
(262) 248-8811

Timber Ridge Lodge & Waterpark at Grand Geneva
7020 Grand Geneva Way, Lake Geneva, WI 53147
(866) 636-4502

CAMPING:

Richard Bong State Recreation Area
26313 Burlington Rd, Kansasville, WI 53139
(262) 878-5600

 

Are carry-ins allowed?

We kindly ask that you leave carry-in food and beverages at home. Our vendors offer a great variety of food and beverages available for purchase.

Do you need volunteers?

Yes - we'd love to have you join our team! To learn more about volunteer opportunities, click HERE to send us a message.