Make Music Normal in Uptown Normal

Make Music Normal returns to the streets of Uptown Normal on Friday and Saturday, June 24th and 25th, mark your calendars and we’ll see you there!

Join us in Uptown Normal for this all-ages, free-to-attend music festival. Make Music Normal features music performances from some of the region’s best musical acts spanning many genres on four stages throughout Uptown.

The festival doesn’t just focus on musical performances, but gives all attendees the chance to learn some choreography, play an instrument, sing with a group, and so much more. So plan to make it a great two-day of getting involved!

Make Music Normal
Uptown Normal
June 24th | 5:00 – 10:00pm
June 25th | 1:00 – 10:00pm

The Make Music Normal Facebook page is a great place to keep up to date on the most current schedule of performances and events!

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