On The Waterfront Tickets

On The Waterfront tickets are your passes to a joyous musical festival where you can come in and have great fun with your family and friends. OTW is one its kind music festivity that invites you this summer to enjoy its traditional sights and sounds. It is one of Illinois most famous entertainment extravaganza where fans come in to relieve their stress. They go back rejuvenated with good dose of music.

On The Waterfront Tickets

OTW is known for bringing together line-ups of famous singers or bands belonging to numerous different offshoots of rock and R&B. These musical genres include alternative rock, country music, hip-hop, punk rock and rock. The festival also support local bands, upcoming talent as well as international bands/singers.

The OTW is organized by an organization of the same name. The organization is a very active part of the Rockford community; it has been working for many years for this festival. It has also organized a number of other events too. Their profile boasts of some very famous events that have taken place in and around Rockford and many others in Illinois. Names like the Directors Challenge, the Gourmet Alley, the Groove Walk and the Stars and Guitars, the Perfect Party and The Rockford City Market are some of their commendable effort.

The festival gives a wonderful opportunity to all the participants to play their best. No wonder the effort all the participant is eminent when the festival becomes the most happening and raved of all the events taking place in Illinois. The festival is a package full of live music options as well as loads of extra festivities. From smoking hot hip-hop to electrifying sounds of rock you can come and experices all sort of exhibits at the craft booths and enjoy sumptuous street food at different vendors set ups. So don’t miss out on it. Be a part of it this summer.

On the Waterfront is arranged annually and carries on its twenty year old tradition of a fundraising. The event started in Rockford in 1983 and became platform from where over a hundred charities benefited their respective causes. It started as a consequence of Rockford’ economic downturn and the city officials decided to have a Labor Day weekend celebration. With a fund of $15,000 the Rockford’s founding was made an official event for the first time. OTW continued to grow from then onwards and over the years and over the years emerged as one of Illinois' largest music festivals.

The festival has enjoyed big time success since its inaugural. The scale of this year’s festival could be judged by its expanse. It is arranged in twenty five city blocks, featuring over eighty performers that will take on five different stages. Apart from the main music there will be thirty special events and forty food vendors. The festival is made possible with the help of 4000 volunteers who come in to support on the festival days. The event and has been able to generate over ten million dollars over the period since it starts. It has benefit causes of over 300 non-profit organizations.

In 2010, the OTW introduced a very interesting film festival. This is now a regular feature of the OWT. The first festival was held at the Sullivan Theatre and featured a number of film activities and exhibits from short film to local, regional and foreign film screening and a guest speaker sessions. The fest became an epitome for Stateline area filmmakers; for it presented films via inventive visions. Moreover, the fest has sustained a huge variety of films ranging from comedy to animation, science fiction and documentaries etc.

The music is surely a big attraction for the people coming to the festival. However, the film premieres, especially the guest speaker sessions have become very famous over time. The 2011 premiers of 'Eros Ink', and 'The Darkening' in Freeport by acclaimed artists. These were one of their kind inaugurals ever held at a music festival. More so, the film festival also held informative sessions on film making, film types and especially film music. The fest presents detailed talks by directors and musicians who make music for genres like comedy, drama, art films and music. The festival ends with a competition where they winner take back awards, cash and other prizes back home.

Grab On The Waterfront tickets today to go to a complete entertainment program filled fun, music and other kinds of activities that will help you relax and rewind like never before. Wait no more. Act now!

On The Waterfront Ticket Prices

Currently the average price for On The Waterfront tickets is $72. The date and location for this event is 9-Aug-19 at Ravinia Pavilion, Highland Park. The minimum get-in price for On The Waterfront tickets is $30.

Name City Date Average Ticket Price Get In Price
(Minimum Price)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra: David Newman - On The Waterfront: Film with Live Orchestra Highland Park 9-Aug-19 $72 $30

* Ticket Prices vary on hourly basis.

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