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06.26.21 | 4:00 - 10:00 PM | Free

MacAllister Amphitheater and Grounds



About the Garfield Park

Art & Music Festival:

The Garfield Park Art & Music Festival is hosted by the Garfield Park Arts Center, Indy Parks, and Garfield Brewery at Garfield Park, the oldest city park in Indianapolis. The 4th annual Garfield Park Art & Music Festival (GPAMF) is an outdoor festival celebrating the art, music, and culture of Indianapolis. The festival will feature a handful of local musicians and bands of diverse genres performing their original music. Up to thirty local artists working in a variety of mediums will also host artist booths with their fine art and handmade wares for sale. The mission of this festival is to showcase and celebrate local talent in the art and music scene in a diverse, inclusive, and equitable way.   


Enjoy beers by Garfield Brewery, as well as local food trucks and vendors. This all ages, free event is part of Indy Parks and Recreation's summer programs and will also feature kids’ crafts and activities for family-friendly fun.

Join us for a summer evening filled with local music and art at the MacAllister Amphitheater.

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Frequently asked questions:

When?┃ Where?

GPAMF will be held on Saturday, June 26, 2021 from 4:00 – 10:00 PM. The festival will be located at the MacAllister Amphitheater and grounds in Garfield Park: 2450 Conservatory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203.

How much does it cost?

The Garfield Park Art & Music Festival is free and open to the public.


What are the age requirements?

The Garfield Park Art & Music Festival is for all ages. 

Must be 21 or older to purchase alcoholic beverages from Garfield Brewery.


how do I get tickets?

Tickets are available on Eventbrite, here

Do I have to wear a mask?

Yes. Masks are mandatory for everyone ages 3 and over unless seated with your group or in areas where you are unable to social distance. Fully vaccinated individuals will still need to wear a mask for this event. Anyone without a mask will not be permitted. We have an extremely limited supply of masks to hand out if you happen to forget one.

are health screenings required?
No health screenings of attendees will be taken prior to entry. Attendees are highly encouraged to monitor themselves for COVID symptoms. If you, or any member of your party, are experiencing symptoms, we request that you do not attend.

what covid-19 safety precautions will be in place?
Hand sanitizing stations will be available in multiple areas of the park.

Pre-registration is required to maintain reduced capacity in the festival grounds. 

how do we socially distance at the venue?
The festival takes place at the MacAllister Amphitheatre and surrounding park areas.

Walking paths and other high traffic areas will be clearly defined.

where do i park?┃ do I have to pay for parking?

Parking is free and available in front of the Garfield Park Arts Center and throughout the park in designated parking lots (parking on the grass is prohibited). A parking map will be published closer to the event.


Yes, however dogs must be on a leash at all times. Please make sure to pick-up after your dog.

Are outside food and drinks allowed?

No. Outside food or beverage is NOT permitted. You will be asked to throw these items out or return them to your car. There will be many local vendors for a variety of food, non-alcoholic beverages, and beer and wine.


can i bring my own chairs?

Yes! We encourage you to bring your own low back lawn chairs or blankets. Please be cognizant of your surroundings when planning what items to bring and refrain from bringing items that could obstruct others' views.

what if it rains?

This is a rain or shine event. However, the festival will be cancelled or postponed if there is thunder and lightning.

will recycling be available?
Yes. Thanks to Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, we will have recycling bins available in multiple areas.

can i smoke?

No. Smoking or vaping is not permitted in Garfield Park per the City of Indianapolis’ ordinance.​

is there re-entry?

Yes. We will have wristbands for each attendee as they enter. 

Please note that you cannot take alcohol outside the fenced area of the event.

will there be wifi?


Is the festival wheelchair accessible?

Is handicap parking available?

Yes, the festival is wheelchair accessible. However, it is on park grounds so there may uneven areas.
There is handicap parking throughout the park. There is a designated seating area for ADA access.

I still have questions. who can I talk to?
Please email for more information.


Email us at GPAC@Indy.Gov.




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A big thank you to our sponsors!

The Garfield Park Art & Music Festival is made possible through sponsorship, grants, and donations.

Interested in sponsoring this event? View our sponsorship packet here

Can’t sponsor but still want to contribute?  Contact us to learn more.

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