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Stone Soup Music Festival

August 28-29, 2021 in Grover Beach

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The Clark Center for the Performing Arts is presenting this year’s Stone Soup Festival which will be held on August 28th and 29th in 2021. All inquiries can be made directly to the Clark Center by calling (805) 489-4196 or emailing


Headliner: The Sweet
Free admission to the festival and all concerts!

Read more info about this year's event and the band schedule here. Learn more about the headliner, The Sweet, here.

Stone Soup Music Festival, Food, & Street Fair is located in Ramona Garden Park and the surrounding streets area of Grover Beach

The festival is designed to celebrate diversity through music, food, arts and crafts. World-class musicians from throughout California perform on two stages which ensures music flows uninterrupted from 10 am to 9:30 pm on Saturday and from 11 am to 5 pm on Sunday. Vendors are open from 10 am to 6 pm on Saturday and from 11 am to 5 pm on Sunday.

The Mardi Paws Dog Parade is scheduled for Sunday morning. Dog owners are encouraged to dress their canine companions for a festive parade. Awards will be presented for Best in Mardi Paws, Most Original, Most Colorful, and Best Dog/Owner Look-alike by our panel of judges. Registration is free and opens at 10:45 a.m. in the Rabobank parking lot, and the parade starts promptly at 11:15 a.m. in Ramona Garden Park. All dogs must be on a leash.

One-of-a-kind food and craft vendors will line the adjoining streets. Activities for kids of all ages at the EXPANDED Kids' Zone! This year's Stone Soup Festival Kids' Zone is going to be bigger and better than ever before! It will include giant slides, bounce houses, inflatable games, mechanical interactives, obstacle course, and more.

More information about the Stone Soup Music Festival, Food, & Street Fair is available on the Stone Soup Music Festival Facebook page here or by calling (805) 489-4196. If you are interested in being a vendor or performer, please contact the Clark Center for the Performing Arts at

Thanks to our generous sponsors:

nichols foundation
Natural Healing Center

Stone Soup 2018 recap video

live music

Live Music from 13 Bands on Two Stages



Mobile Mural Opportunity: What Does Community Mean to You?

Thank you to our Stone Soup Volunteers and Staff


Talented Musicians including the 2019 Headliner: Tommy Tutone

Photo credit: Emotions Photography