TOM TOM
FOUNDERS
FESTIVAL

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA

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TOM TOM
FOUNDERS
FESTIVAL

APRIL 9-15, 2018
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA

A CELEBRATION OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP, CULTURE, and INNOVATION IN SMALL CITIES

 

 

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Connect with the nation’s leading founders & civic leaders

This April, Charlottesville will celebrate innovators, visionaries and artists who are shaping small cities. It is both a community focused celebration with dozens of free events and a national platform that inspires some of the leading entrepreneurs and civic innovators in the country. With over 70 bands, 400 speakers and 400 community organizations, and 44,925 program attendees, the Festival spills across outdoor spaces, theaters, galleries, and concert halls, transforming the entire city.

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JUST ANNOUNCED: FIRST 2018 KEYNOTE

Seth is Cofounder & TeaEO Emeritus of Honest Tea and Executive Chair of Beyond Meat. Honest Tea is the nation’s top selling organic bottled tea and is sold in more than 130,000 stores in the USA and Europe.
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SEVENTH ANNUAL
FOUNDERS FESTIVAL


APRIL 9-15, 2018
70+ BANDS and 400+ SPEAKERS at over
110 EVENTS

An action-packed week celebrating purpose driven founding, artistic expression, and innovation in small cities. Join us in historic downtown Charlottesville for seven days of terrific bands, entrepreneurs, artists, and local chefs and farmers.

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Vote for Your Favorite City Art Bus Concepts!

Public voting is now open for the 2018 City Art Bus Competition! See the designs from the finalists and pick the ones that you want to see transform two buses in 2018.

Voting ends Friday, December 15th.

 

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First Round of Speakers Announced!

Tom Tom is excited to announce our very first round of speakers! Stay tuned as we announce hundreds of incredible inventors, artists, advocates, and innovators over the weeks to come.

 

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TOM TOM FOUNDATION

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The Tom Tom Foundation is the nonprofit organization that hosts the annual Tom Tom Founders Festival. Supporting high-impact events throughout the year, the Foundation seeks to empower the innovators whose creativity, entrepreneurial spirit, and dedication to community help ensure a better future for cities across the nation.

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