Seattle Hempfest 2009

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 Booking 20 Sonicbids bands

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Seattle Hempfest is the world's largest annual cannabis protest rally, featuring 5 stages of music, world renowned speakers, hundreds of food, arts, crafts and political booths along a mile long expanse of Seattle's two most beautiful parks. Always held the third weekend in august, Hempfest happens August 15/16 in 2009. Last year's festival had over 150,000 attendees.

Hempfest is reserving 20 slots for Sonicbids members.

Hempfest accepts submissions from all music genres. Past performers have included Kottonmouth Kings, The Zen Tricksters, Jah Levi and he Higher Reasoning, Source Of Labor, Los Marijuanos, Prezident Brown, our house band the Herbivores, Fishbone, Gruntruck, Children Of The Revolution, The Toyes, Second Coming, Pato Banton, and 7 Year Bitch.

Most bands play for the exposure, and utilize the professional back-line. Complimentary hospitality is provided with catered food at all stages. Attendance to Hempfest is free, and the entire festival is run by volunteers. Some acts can receive partial compensation upon negotiation.

Terms And Conditions

Hempfest requires that all participants obey all federal, state, county, city and park laws.

*Violence, theft and aggressive behavior are not tolerated.

*There are no dogs, narcotics, alcohol, fireworks, unauthorized vending or camping at Seattle Hempfest.

*There is no parking for attendees at Hempfest. Performers should contact us about parking arrangements.

*All traffic rules must be obeyed. All tires parked on grass must have wood under tires.

*Hempfest does not allow the sale of baked goods or any other unauthorized vending.