FOURTH ANNUAL BRISTERFEST
Bristerfest is an annual independent festival showcasing music and culture, benefiting the environment in Memphis, TN. Bristerfest 4 will take place May 9-11th at Cooper Walker Place in the Cooper/Young District.
The event benefits GrowMemphis, a local 501©3 non-profit, to help build urban community gardens and support local food sustainability.
Over 1,200 people have attended Bristerfest since 2011 and the numbers continue to grow. As a green festival, Bristerfest has donated over $4,000 to create community gardens so Memphis can be a more sustainable city. This year’s festival will include many surprises and headlining bands, expecting to attract 1,000-2,000 attendees.
This festival will start early in the day and end late at night!
This all-weekend event will showcase of 40 performances showcase of some of the best local Blues, Soul, Rock, Bluegrass, Reggae, Hip-Hop, R&B, Folk, Jam and Funk groups in the Bluff City. This is Memphis. This is Unity.
You can expect tons of fun and exciting activities including food trucks, the Amurica Photo Booth, face painting, Henna tattoos, a mist-tent to keep you cooled off in the hot sun, a moon-bounce for kids, a mobile SPA, a hookah lounge, Silent Disco, Yoga & Reiki sessions a film festival hosted by Black Lodge and Art vendors galore! Be prepared to shop with local vendors and artists.
Supporting this festival means supporting a greener, healthier city.
Bristerfest continues to lead by example as a socially responsible and environmentally friendly festival for the Mid-South.
Bristerfest is about love and making a change, for family, friends and you.
We welcome you to enjoy the experience at Bristerfest 2014.