Saturday Sept. 24, 2016

Gates at 11am, Music starts at 11:30am

We will be moving our event to Merriweather Post Pavillion due to the devastating flood that destroyed our Main Street.  Merriweather offered to host the event and will donate 100 percent of its event proceeds to Ellicott City Partnership and its efforts to assist those merchants and residents impacted by the flood.

So grab your friends and family and come out to Main Street Music Fest to support Old Ellicott City!  This full day festival features 6 stages, 60 bands, Main Street Market Place, Star Wars Village, beer garden, EC restaurants and much much more! 

Tickets are $12 and kids under 12 are FREE!  Bring the family!


General Admission - $12

VIP Experience- $60

Includes - VIP area access, official MSMF poster, VIP parking, VIP entrance, commemorative VIP laminate, special VIP seating in the pavilion.

Main Street VIP Experience - $250

Includes the VIP experience perks plus: a picture and meet and greet with Toad the Wet Sprocket (6:45-7:45), signed commemorative VIP laminate, Official Merriweather MSMF poster, Homegrown single signed by Kelly Bell.

Avoid box office lines the day of the fest - buy your advance tickets now! Save the service charge and get yours at The Wine Bin.


Main St Music Fest 2016 LineUp

  • The Main Stage located in the pavilion featuring headliner, Toad the Wet Sprocket.  The pavilion will be general admission, so you don't need a special ticket to grab a seat to watch your favorite band.            

    TOAD The Wet Sprocket - 9:15pm - 11pm

    The Kelly Bell Band - 8pm - 9:10pm

    The Nighthawks - 6:45pm - 7:45pm

    TOAD live sound check - 5:50pm - 6:35pm

    Jah Works - 5pm - 5:45pm

    CJ Ramone - 4:15pm - 4:55pm

    Sin 4 Sin - 3:30pm - 4:10pm

    Dropping Sully - 2:45pm - 3:25pm

    Sons Of The Radio - 2:10pm - 2:40pm

    Victims Of Experience - 1:35pm - 2:05pm

    Soul Island Rebels - 1:00pm - 1:30pm

    Dirty Secret - 12:30pm - 12:55pm

    Automatic Slim - 12pm - 12:25pm



  • Stacked Liked Pancakes - 7:15pm - 8pm

    All Mighty Senators - 6:15pm - 7pm

    The Henchmen - 5:15 - 6pm

    Bond & Bentley - 4:30pm - 5pm

    The Herd Of Main Street - 3:45pm - 4:15pm

    9 Mile Roots - 3:00pm - 3:30pm

    Fatman Catbite - 2:15pm - 2:45pm

    Violence In Vanity - 1:30pm - 2pm

    The Out of Water eXperience - 12:45pm - 1:15pm

    Midvale - 12pm - 12:30pm

  • Hall Williams Band - 7:15pm - 8pm

    Gordon Fog - 6:15pm - 7pm

    Foreplay - 5:30pm - 6pm

    Milton J and the Leftovers- 4:45pm - 5:15pm

    Shelby Blondell Band - 4pm - 4:30pm

    We Love The Underground - 3:15pm - 3:45pm

    Thrillkiller - 2:30pm - 3pm

    Beretta Rose - 1:45pm - 2:15pm

    Root 3 - 1pm - 1:30pm

    Brian Kelm - 12:15pm - 12:45pm


  • The Wafflers - 6:30pm - 7pm

    10 Step Groove - 5:45pm - 6:15pm

    Dave Chappell Band - 5pm - 5:30pm

    Tree Fort City - 4:15pm - 4:45pm

    Skydivers - 3:30pm - 4pm

    The Racket - 2:45pm - 3:15pm

    Los Swamp Monsters - 2pm - 2:30pm

    Walk the Wreckage - 1:15pm - 1:45pm

    Sooner or Later - 12:30pm - 1pm


  • 4ThaGruv - 6:25pm - 6:55pm

    We Are Stone Mason - 5:40pm - 6:10pm

    Club Malbec - 4:55pm - 5:25pm

    Mark Whiskey & The Sours - 4:10pm - 4:40pm

    The Shrapnels - 3:25pm - 3:55pm

    Armadillo Stew - 2:40pm - 3:10pm

    Strings Attached - 1:55pm - 2:25pm

    Sean Hetrick and The Leftovers - 1:10pm - 1:40pm

    Colamiles - 12:25pm - 12:55pm

    Chris Tyler - 12pm - 12:20pm

    Tony McGuffin 11:35am - 11:55Aam

    Annie Stokes 11am - 11:30am


  • Eh Dude! - 7pm - 7:15pm

    Fiery Dragons - 6pm - 6:15pm

    Garrett Jacob - 5pm - 5:15pm

    Coming Clean - 4:15pm - 4:30pm

    Axe & Hammer - 3:30pm - 3:45pm

    ADHD - 2:45pm - 3pm

    Why Me - 2pm - 2:15pm

    Outthere - 1:15pm - 1:30pm

    Logic Screw - 12:30pm - 12:45pm





  • Many of our shops and restaurants will be bringing Main St to Merriweather!  Be sure to visit the Marketplace while at the show and support our merchants. 

    Retail:                                                                      Eats:

    A Journey From Junk                                           Cacao Lane
    Sweet Elizabeth Jane                                             La Palapa
    A La Mode Boutique                                             Phoenix Emporium
    Park Ridge Trading                                               Portalli's 
    The Vintage Vault & Gallery                                Riverhouse Pizza
    Bear Fox Babe                                                        Rumor Mill
    The Lavender Whim
    Fireside Stone & Patio
    Reyes Jewelry Exchange
    Cotton Duck Art & Apparel
    Psychic readings by Nadia
    Southwest Connection
    Mark Russo Creations
    Howard County Historical Society

    Don't forget locally brewed craft beer from:





This is a family friendly event and children under 12 are free.

Lawn chairs are permitted.

One empty or factory-sealed water bottle allowed per attendee.  No bottles, cans or coolers.

This is a non-smoking venue.

More info on Merriweather rules