Frequently Asked Questions

Music on Main FAQ

What is Music on Main?

A free concert series held 4 times a year in Historic Downtown Westminster, SC.  Each event features 2 bands, a classic car show, food trucks, arts & crafts vendors, and adult beverage sales all in a family friendly, small town atmosphere.

Is this a Family Friendly event?

Yes absolutely!  We pride our events on always being family friendly.

What Type Of Bands Perform?

We proudly promote ORIGINAL music acts.  This is a concert series that is produced BY music lovers and FOR music lovers! CLICK HERE for a list of some of our previous performers

How Much Does it Cost?

Music on Main is FREE to attend!

Where Should I Park?

Ample free parking is available all around the concert grounds.  There are many street spots in downtown Westminster, plus a large parking lot next to the historic train depot.

Are There Food & Drinks?

Yes!  We always have at least one food truck and often other food vendors as well.  The Music Centre also sells beverages as a fundraiser to help underwrite Music on Main. We sell Beer (Craft & Domestic), Wine, Soft Drinks, and Bottled Water.  Contact Us if you want to apply to be a food vendor

Should I Bring Anything?

We have very limited seating, so we encourage you to bring your own chair.

Should I NOT Bring Anything?

Please don’t bring outside coolers or alcohol.  We sell Beer & Wine as a fundraiser to help keep Music on Main going!

Can I Bring My Dog?

Well behaved and leashed dogs are welcome.

Are Restrooms Available?

Yes!  We have clean, ADA accessible restrooms at 220 Main Street.

Tell Me More About the VIP Experience and Guitar Raffle!

We offer a “VIP experience” that is held upstairs in 218 Main St. offices.  For a $100 donation, you receive:

  • Access to VIP area & musician’s lounge
  • Premium Food & Beverages
  • A Signed Event Poster
  • Clean private restrooms
  • One entry into the current guitar raffle

Our guitar raffle changes each time and tickets are sold both in advance and at the events.  Winners don’t have to be present to win.

 

What is the Westminster Music Centre (WMC)???

We are a registered 501c3 nonprofit organization with the mission to Promote the Joy of Live Music in Oconee County and beyond

How Do You Promote the Joy of Live Music?

We accomplish our mission three ways:

-We create sustainable partnerships and activities to cultivate a regional community of live music lovers and supporters

-We deliver high quality music-centric events that provide an exceptional overall experience for our patrons and the community

-We manage costs and fundraising to provide value in ticket prices and generate funding for future plans

How Are WMC Events Different From Other Regional Events?

So glad you asked!  The WMC presents exclusively artists playing their original music, rather than “cover bands.” We showcase their talent by providing a high-quality sonic experience in the fun, welcoming and family-friendly small town environment Westminster is known for.

When Did You Start?

Rocking Loud and Proud since 2016

Where Are You Located?

In Historic Downtown Westminster, SC at 224 E. Main St.  Our Music on Main concert series takes place outside the venue on beautiful Main Street.  As of 2024, our indoor venue is under renovation.

How Do I Contact You?

Email: director@westminstermusiccentre.org

Phone: 864-648-9005

Can I Find You on Social Media?

Of Course! 

facebook.com/westminstermusicentre & instagram.com/westminstermusiccentre

How Do I Volunteer?

We rely on music-loving folks like you to make our events a success.  Volunteer opportunities include:

Tell Me More About Your Music Venue Plans!

Work is slowly (but surely!) progressing on repurposing an old storefront at 224 E Main Street.  The vision is to build a venue for high quality concert entertainment that will accommodate approximately 200 patrons.  

What Are Your Plans for 2024?

Click HERE to see the 2024 Music on Main Concert Series calendar

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