Remembering 2 girls with 1 day of peace and music

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

Online Sales Closed

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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Stage Lineup

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.

Performance Stage Lineup

Our performance stage will feature performances from local dance, karate, and gymnastics clubs

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.

24/7 Dance Studio - 1:20 p.m.

Red Lotus Martial Arts - 3:50 p.m.

Noteable Progressions - 3:55 p.m.

Margot Music - 5:35 p.m.

Urbana Dance and Performing Arts Studio - 5:40 p.m.

More to be announced!

Food Vendors
Food and drink will be available for purchase from the following vendors:

Arts and Crafts

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

Moon Bounce by 24/7 Dance Studios

Duplo Creations by Snapology of Frederick

4x4 make & take painting project by Great Paint Parties

Mini Golf by Spring Ridge Chiro

Board Breaking by Pro Martial Arts

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

Pony Rides


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!

Hit the "Buy Tickets" button to purchase your tickets now!
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VIP Tickets

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
Hit the "Buy Tickets" button to purchase your tickets now!
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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!

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on VolunteerSpot

Sponsors & Vendors

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

Event Sponsors

Event Partners

Monarch Sponsors

Ladybug Sponsors

Tulip Sponsors

Daisy Sponsors

Daffodil Sponsors

Dandelion Sponsors

Violet Sponsors

Other Sponsors

Advanced Auto Parts

Barbara Cass Photography

Chuck Levin Music

Dawns Darling Bags


Hot Fired Arts

Housewives of Frederick county

Jamberry Nails by Aimee

Main Cup

MOMs Organic Market

Origami Owl by Pat Sugg

Pump it Up

Sarah Bailey Photography

Sarah Burns Photography

Soldier Fit

The Mejia Family

Walkersville Southern Railroad


See the Kidstock Community Page for more information:

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

Event Map

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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 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. 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 and Jen or Chrissi will get back to you as quickly as possible.

Curious about Sophie and Madigan's Kidstock? Click here to read about last years event

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