IngenuityFest: a Creative Feast | IngenuityFest 2019 Dreamscapes September 27-29

IngenuityFest is Cleveland’s landmark festival of art and technology, showcasing creativity and innovation across sectors. It is a unique space to find something for everyone!

We highlight maker activities; exhibits from small businesses and entrepreneurs; site-specific installations; dozens of bands, dance acts, and performances across multiple stages;  art of all types; and projects from our IngnenuityLabs incubator members and partners at the Hamilton Collaborative.

We’ll celebrate IngenuityFest 2019: Dreamscapes on Friday-Sunday, September 27-29 at the Hamilton Collaborative (5401 Hamilton Ave.)!
Friday Hours: 6pm – 1am
Saturday Hours: 1pm – 1am
Sunday Hours: 1pm-6pm

Join us  September 27-29, 2019!

Get involved in IngenuityFest 2019 (exhibit! vend! play! make! sponsor!), donate, or contact us.

2019 Music Lineup:


Tickets are on sale on Eventbrite! 
$10 weekend pass
Children 12 & under FREE!

We Feature:

Adult Beverages: Thanks to our buddies at Masthead, Market Garden, Goldhorn Brewery & Watershed Distillery, enjoy a cold brew or refreshing cocktail as you explore the Festival grounds!

Live Music: This year, IngenuityFest is going to have Six (!) Stages filled throughout the weekend with local, regional, and national acts.

Or check out schedules for our 2018 Main Stage, Dock Stage, Music Meadow Stage or Dingy Basement Stage here! 2019 stage schedules will be posted at a later date.

Festival Villages:

ARTchiTECHtonica: Visit works that blend Art, Technology, Design, and the human touch, plus visit our full bar featuring Goldhorn Brewery and Watershed Distillery!

Illumination Island: Experience these installations that will be sure to light up your life, along with a dedicated children’s area where young minds can shine! Featuring the Hall of Dreams, Young Entrepreneurs, Tiny Creatives and more.

IngenuityLabs: Discover what our incubator program has been up to over the summer!

Makers Mecca: Explore, learn, and create – this village showcases everything from technologies to tinkering to crafting. Get in touch with your inner DIY enthusiast.

*NEW!* IngenuiTREE Isle: Our newest village this year is going to exhibit Closed Loop sustainability in partnership with Rust Belt Riders, Lettuce Tree Farms, and FreshFest!

*NEW!* Wellness Way: Focused on taking care of ourselves AND our planet, this village will include things like meditation, activities that get you moving, and more!

Music Meadow: Lay back and hang by in the Meadow for some chill vibes coming from the stage.

Possibility Promenade: Check out these larger than life installations – giant robots? Projections on buildings? Dream it and let’s make it happen.

Vendor Village: Support local Cleveland artisans! Tshirts, soaps, jewelry, thrift shops, we’ve got it all.

Questions about what to expect for this year’s Festival? See our 2019-specific event page here.