WHAT IS KINDRED MUSIC & CULTURE FESTIVAL?

Kindred Music & Culture Festival was started out of a desire to create a space and experience to showcase the many ways blackness can show up. Through music and culture black people have made an influence globally that deserves to be celebrated. Kindred is that celebration.

 

HOW LONG IS THE FESTIVAL?

Gates will open at 12:00pm and close at 9:00pm.

 

WHAT IS THE PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE?

Please check back for an updated performance schedule and follow our social media to stay up to date. 

 

IS THE FESTIVAL RAIN OR SHINE?

Yes, a little rain never hurt anybody.

 

ARE THERE REFUNDS?

No, all ticket sales are final.

 

WHEN AND WHERE IS IT HELD?

When: Saturday, July 21st
Where: Roosevelt Park, Detroit, MI.

 

HOW MUCH DOES THE FESTIVAL COSTS?

Check out our ticketing page for a full list of ticket options.

 

WHAT KIND OF ID DO I NEED TO PURCHASE DRINKS?

Only valid (non-expired) government-issued photo IDs will be accepted.

 

IS THE FESTIVAL ACCESSIBLE TO PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES?

Yes! The Kinfolk team is working diligently to make sure that the festival is inclusive for those of all ability. Check back soon for info on our ADA Accessibility guidelines.

 

WILL THERE BE FOOD AVAILABLE?

Yes, there will be a variety of food trucks representing a variety of black cuisines. 

 

WHAT ABOUT VEGETARIAN ITEMS?

We love vegetarian and kosher food so there will be plenty of options! Check back for updates on what delicious vegetarian/kosher bites will be available.

 

WILL YOU HAVE MERCH FOR SALE?

There will be limited merch, first come first serve!

 

WHO DO I CONTACT ABOUT VOLUNTEERING?

If you would like to volunteer please visit our volunteer page.

 

HOW CAN MY COMPANY BECOME A SPONSOR?

Send an email to contact@kindred-media.com.

 

WHAT IS THE RE-ENTRY POLICY?

All exits are final.

 

WHERE SHOULD I PARK?

Parking will be very limited in the Corktown area. We suggest using a ride sharing app or utilizing public transportation. The DDOT Route 37 bus stops at 14th street, two blocks from Roosevelt Park.

 

WHAT CAN I BRING?

– Small purses and clear bags
– One recyclable container for water (not two, or three, or four, or any number above one)

 

WHAT CAN I NOT BRING?

– Weapons (guns, knives, or any weapons)
– Large backpacks, book bags or non-transparent bags over hand size (any bag that is not clear plastic, vinyl, or PVC and over 12”x6”x12” in size will not be allowed)
– Food and drink (other than a single recyclable water container)
– Alcohol
– Illegal substances of any kind
– Umbrellas (rain or beach)
– Coolers or picnic baskets
– Lawn chairs
– Lasers
– Pets (service dogs will be permitted)
– Scooters or personalized motorized vehicles (that includes hoverboards)
– Detachable lens cameras
– Audio recording equipment
– Video recording equipment
– Remote controlled vehicles or aircraft, including drones
– No unauthorized vendors will be permitted
– No solicitations, handbills, sampling, giveaways, etc.

 

WILL I BE SEARCHED UPON ENTRY?

Yes, in order to guarantee safety for all in attendance festival security will search all persons and bags prior to entry. Please review the prohibited items list if you aren’t sure whether or not you can bring something.