The Fairport Music Festival kicks off on Friday, August 26 at 5 p.m. with three bands playing on the festival’s Railroad Stage. The music continues Saturday with four stages and more than 30 bands performing. In addition to the music, there will be food trucks, food from nearby Fairport restaurants, bounce houses, and arts and crafts.
Every year the festival’s proceeds go to Golisano Children’s Hospital. Last year’s festival raised over $150,000!
Stephanie Sheets, assistant director of Community Affairs, Golisano Children’s Hospital, and Bill Houston, director of stage management, Fairport Music Festival, shared more details on the festival. Also, festival musician Luke Metzler performed on Good Day Rochester.