It would take approximately 50,123 guitar picks lined up end-to-end to cover the entire Mile of Music.
Approximately 80% of music at Mile 4 was indoors, making Mile of Music a weather-proof festival*!
*This number may change year-to-year.
It takes the average person (5’10”) 2,191 steps and 18 minutes to walk The Mile, from Spats to the Lawrence Memorial Chapel.
For Mile 4, there were 36 venues open to all-ages*!
*This number is subject to change each year.
Each summer, more than 300 volunteers dedicate their time to making the music happen!
Check back in Spring 2017 for the Mile 5 Volunteer application! If you’re interested in volunteering at our year-round events, email [email protected].
Since 2013, Mile of Music’s economic impact has surpassed more than $9,000,000.
Did you know that we are a music-first festival? This means that the artists and their work are at the forefront, rather than chatter. We appreciate your cooperation, as do venues, artists and other attendees!
The combined estimated attendance for Miles 1, 2, 3 and 4 is 165,000.
Did you know we have our own beer? The Americana Pale Ale is specially brewed by Stone Arch Brew House for Mile of Music, and has been since 2013!
$0: The amount of money you need to attend Mile of Music. We encourage you to purchase merchandise from your new favorite artists and patronize our local downtown businesses for food and beverages!
Between all three of the previous festivals, we have more than 2,000 photos on file from our photographers!