August 8, 2015
The e-ventplex... Home of The Great Frederick Fair
Gates Open At 10:00 a.m.
All day event
General Admission Tickets: $10 each ($15 at the gate)
VIP Tickets: $75 each
VIP TIX - BUY ONE GET ONE FREE SALE STARTING 8/3!!
Sophie and Madigan loved music, dance, and art! What better way to celebrate and raise funds for Sophie and Madigan's Playground than to throw an amazing music and arts festival catering specifically to kids and their families! National and local musicians and artisans will gather in Frederick to take part in this unique kid centered event giving families the opportunity to come together PLAY, LEARN, and CREATE new and meaningful memories.
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Our music stage will be headlined by the Imagination Movers and closed out by The Voice Season 6 finalist Audra McLaughlin with Philbilly and feature national and local favorites along with several young emerging artists
Order of appearance below is tentative and subject to change.
Check back for any changes to the schedule.
Mr. Jon & Friends is Parents' Choice Award winning music for kids and their families! This energetic family music is all about fun, movement, and laughter! We know you guys will like it!
Kidstock will feature several student musicians and bands from the Frederick Rock School. Let There Be Rock School - Frederick is a combination music lesson facility and after school rock and roll community center. Students learn to play guitar, bass, drums, keys, vocals, DJ, and Record Engineering while interacting with their peers.
Psychedelic mashup of Aerosmith, the B-52′s, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, and The Monkees custom built for the Spongebob generation.
Vinyl Rhino is a Maryland-based, power pop, party rock, rap, country, classic rock, dance cover band. Playing everything from Miley Cyrus to Michael Jackson, Taylor Swift to Cheap Trick, Bruno Mars to Bon Jovi, Katy Perry to Kenny Loggins, Cee Lo Green to Queen...Trust us, you know all the words!
The New Orleans-based Imagination Movers are an alternative rock band for preschoolers. Though their catchy tunes are expressly written for kids, they strive to make their music equally as enjoyable for parents. Collaboratively written by the four guys, the music covers a variety of genres including old funk, new wave, punk, country, ballads, hip hop, American rock and more, with each Mover bringing his own musical sensibility to the table. The Movers have filmed three seasons of their hit music-and-comedy series for Disney Junior and they have sold roughly 250,000 CDs and DVDs to date.
Philbilly is the Philadelphia area’s answer to country music. A unique collection of musicians from varying backgrounds, each member was selected not only country-music-philadelphia for their musical prowess, but their ability to put on a show. Philbilly brings an insurmountable amount of talent and energy to each and every performance.
The Voice season 6 finalist from Team Blake. Audra is a hard-working college student who's overcome a learning disability to earn a 3.5 GPA. A former victim of bullying, Audra is very involved with anti-bullying campaigns and has performed at several charity events. Through her music, she hopes to inspire others who have been victims of bullying.
Performance Stage Lineup
Order of appearance below is tentative and subject to change.
Check back closer to the event for a final schedule
Soolah Hoops - 12:05 p.m.
Noteable Progressions - 1:20 p.m.
Red Lotus Martial Arts - 3:50 p.m.
24/7 Dance Studio - 3:55 p.m.
Margot Music - 5:35 p.m.
Urbana Dance and Performing Arts Studio - 5:40 p.m.
More to be announced!
All of our vendors will have a FREE activity for the kids to complete! So stop by one of the many tents in the Kidstock Vendors Village to complete some of the following activities:
Create your own Playdough for kids by DoTerra
Photos with Lightning McQueen and Princesses by Mickey Vacations
Create a skirt and tattoos by Urbana Dance
Instrument Petting Zoo by Noteable Progressions
Gak silly face creations by Original Playhouse
Kite making craft by St. Thomas More Academy
Moonbounce by 24/7 Dance Studios
Duplo Creations by Snapology of Frederick
4x4 make & take painting project by Great Paint Parties
More to come!
The following activities will also be available for a small fee
Balloon twisting by Spiral Spirit Balloons
Face painting by Facepaint by Vicki
The mission of Sophie and Madigan's Playground is to help families PLAY LEARN and CREATE memories to last a lifetime in honor of the girls. So, with the help of sponsors, donors, and vendors our regular admission tickets are being sold for just $10 each ($15 at the gate) in the hopes that most families can experience this amazing event and truly get a chance to make once in a lifetime memories!
A limited number of VIP tickets are available NOW!
SPECIAL VIP BOGO SALE!! All VIP Tickets are on sale, Buy One Get One Free!!
VIP tickets are being sold for $75 and include:
- Meet and greet with the artists
- Catered meals throughout the day
- Snacks and cold beverages
- Themed VIP area
- Shaded tent where fans can beat the heat
- Private VIP parking
- Private restrooms
Help us make Sophie & Madigan's Kidstock amazing! Volunteer to help and your wrist band will get you into the event for the day! Volunteers can be ages 14+ (younger with adult supervision) and we encourage groups to sign up together!
We are looking for businesses and organizations that are interested in participating as a Kidstock Sponsor or as part of the Kidstock Vendor Village:
Online Vendor and Sponsor registration is closed. To sign up, please contact Chrissi at firstname.lastname@example.org
See the Kidstock Community Page for more information:https://www.facebook.com/SaMPKidstock
If you have any questions about how your company can be a part of this amazing event or if you just have general questions please contact Chrissi or Jen at email@example.com
Can I pay for my tickets without using paypal?
At this time paypal or cash the day of the event are the only options. We will update if other options become available.
I forgot my receipt/tickets at home!
If you have a smart phone you can bring up your email with the receipt you received from Sophie and Madigan's Playground. Otherwise we will have to ask you to please run home and grab them. Sorry for the inconvenience.
I never received my receipt/tickets!
Please check your junk mail folder to be sure it was not mistaken for spam. Your receipt should have been e-mailed to the address you gave on our ticket order form (not your PayPal e-mail address, if different). If you are sure your payment went through and you did not receive an e-mail receipt, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can look up your order and attempt to re-send your receipt
Where is Kidstock being held?
Kidstock will take place at The e-ventplex... Home of The Great Frederick Fair. 797 E Patrick St, Frederick, MD 21701
Do I need a ticket for my child?
Our ticket costs is incredibly low and we ask that all kids ages 24 months and up have a wrist band for the event. VIP tickets, however, are required for all ages. Click here to buy tickets.
Can I leave and come back after naps?
Sure thing! When you come to the event with your tickets or email receipt you will be given a wrist band for each admission. You MUST have that wrist band to re enter the infield.
How does seating work?
Kidstock is first come first serve LAWN seating in the infield. Bring a blanket!
Will there be food and drinks?
There will be several food vendors selling food at Kidstock. If you have specific dietary needs we suggest bringing along a picnic.
Can I bring a picnic?
Absolutely and we suggest bringing lots of snacks and drinks to keep hydrated and fueled for our fun filled day!
Can I bring my cooler?
Yep you can bring a cooler filled with water and soft drinks however there is absolutely NO alcohol permitted. If you are found with alcohol you will be asked to leave. Along those lines smoking will only be permitted in designated areas located near the portajons. Please do not bring glass bottles.
Is there a charge for every activity?
We will have activities for kids of all ages at the vendors village which will be free of charge. Some vendors such as face painting, pony rides etc may charge a small fee.
I forgot to bring money for the vendors or food, what now?
You will find ATM machines available. These are provided by the fairgrounds and they do charge a fee for use.
You didn't answer my question!
Sorry! We try to think of every question you might come up with so please just send us an email at email@example.com and Jen or Chrissi will get back to you as quickly as possible.