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Southwest Music Festival

Southwest Music Festival was held in downtown Platteville, Wisconsin. Music was played during the duration of the Craft Fair in City Park from 8 AM- 3PM. If you would like to view the registration form to be part of the Craft and Vendor Fair, click here.

Live music played all day long at all the participating bars and restaurants downtown Platteville. Access to the 21+ area was $10 for a wristband.The wristband was good to music all day inside the 21+ area as well as the main stage performers. Games held in between band sets to kept the party going!

All participating live music venues were listed on the Traveling Music Card. Those attending the festival were encouraged to stop at each location (purchase not necessary) to get a stamp on their Traveling Music Card for that venue. Once all venues were stamped on the card, those who turned in their card at the main stage for a drawing at 6:45 PM had the chance to win prizes for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place:
1st place: $500
2nd place: $200
3rd place: $100

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Be sure to check out participating Chamber businesses participating in “A Note-able Experience” with decorated window fronts in the theme of different songs. Stay “in-tune” to what Platteville has to offer with these businesses who are sure to make this year’s Hometown Festival Week and Southwest Music Festival a “rockin’ good time”!

Erschen’s Florist, A&M Bridal Boutique, Anchor Bank, Platteville Journal, Elements, LLC, Julie’s Da Vine Wine & Stein, Massage for Holistic Wellness, LLC, Cheryl’s Costume Closet, Mining & Rollo Jamison Museum, and more!

SWMF Band Times