Live Music Arena at the Historic Naples Grape Festival

The Naples Grape Festival is an original music venue. Submissions come from local, regional and national musical artists. Our acts can be a soloists, a full bands, or anything in between. Our goal is to create a diverse, energetic and memorable weekend of live, original music! (6-8 acts) Our music tent is free to the public. We provide professional sound and lights.


When

    September 24-25, 2022

Where

    Memorial Town Hall Grounds, Naples, NY

Time

    11:00am - 5:00pm, rain or shine

2022 Featured Act - Will Dailey

“His songwriting is just incredible and it’s had a real impact on me.” — Eddie Vedder

1:15 pm - 2:40 pm on Sunday, September 25, 2022

Will Dailey hails from Boston, MA and is an acclaimed singer, songwriter, performer and producer. His sound has been described as having a rich vintage vibe while having a firm appreciation of AM rock, pop and big hooks leading famed Rock journalist Dan Aquilante to call him “the real deal”. Dailey's latest album, National Throat, has been met with stellar reviews, over 8 million spins on Spotify, top 20 on Billboard Heat Seeker chart and won Album of the Year in the Boston Music Awards, New England Music Awards and Improper Bostonian Magazine. Dailey, who is already a three-time winner of the Boston Music Award for Best Singer/Songwriter and two time winner for Male vocalist also won Artist of the Year in 2014. He has shared the stage with Willie Nelson, Roger McGuinn, Kay Hanley and Steve Earle. Most recently, in 2016, he shared the stage with Eddie Vedder in Chicago, joining him for 5 songs for the Hot Stove Cool Music Benefit and was also direct support for G Love’ssummer tour. In June of 2013 he was featured on a Stephen King/John Mellencamp project produced by T Bone Burnett called Ghost Brothers Of Darkland County and, in that same year, also released an original song he wrote inspired by Jack Kerouac's Tristessa. In September of 2013 he played his fourth Farm Aid Concert along side Neil Young, Willie Nelson, Dave Matthews and John Mellencamp. Dailey’s music has been featured on over 50 TV programs and films and is now back in the studio recording some exclusive material for fans and the follow up to National Throat in 2017. Dailey has become an artist to watch, not just now, but indefinitely.

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2022 Music Entertainment Line-Up

Saturday, September 24, 2022

11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Jerry Falzone & Liars Moon

Jerry Falzone & Liars Moon: Draw a line from The Byrds, pass through Buffalo Springfield, make a right turn somewhere around Tom Petty, and that's Jerry Falzone & Liars Moon. Falzone delivers a solid performance both on records (four of them) and in front of a crowd.

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1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Turkey Blaster Omega

Turkey Blaster Omega: This juicy 8 piece ska band from Rochester, NY (with a sizzling horn section) serves up original, high energy vibes that'll have you moving, grooving and shaking!
Can you say H I G H - E N E R G Y ? Put your seatbelt on!

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3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Girl Named Genny

Since 2016, A Girl Named Genny has always sought to push the norm of what is expected from an Americana band. Armed with "folk" instruments, their influences draw from jazz-roots music, to bluegrass-folk genres, and even rock and roll. Fiddles solos, full vocal harmonies, meaningful lyrics, and more are just some of the ingredients of what makes their shows work. Get ready Grapefest!

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Sunday, September 25, 2022

11:30 am - 12:45 pm
Warren Paul

Warren Paul has been making acoustic music in Upstate NY since 1980. With harmonica, 6 and 12 string guitars, he delivers a rare collection of original and popular songs that showcase his versatility as both a singer and a songwriter. Ignoring stylistic boundaries, his songs blend elements of folk, pop, rock, bluegrass, and comedy.

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1:15 pm - 2:40 pm
Will Dailey - Featured Artist

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3:10 pm - 4:30 pm
Kelley's Heroes

Kelley's Heroes is a brand new original indie-rock band (Rochester, NY) comprised of five seasoned area writers and performers creating their own rock blend to transmit to the universe. And it’s only the beginning!

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Prospective Musical Acts

If you would like to submit your links/bio to the Naples Grape Festival for consideration, please email your info to jalliet@naplesgrapefest.org.

Your music must be original.

Submissions should be made by March 1st to be considered for that year's Grape Festival. Our Music committee reviews/listens to all submissions, and the full schedule is completed by April or May. We email ALL submissions with the results. The Naples Grape Festival is always held on the last full weekend of September, rain or shine.


Historic Naples Grape Festival 2022 Corporate Sponsors

LeafFilter North LLC
Brandon Petri
1595 Georgetown Road
Hudson, OH 44236
1-800-726-7703

Hazlitt Red Cat Cellars
1 Lake Niagara Lane
Naples, NY 14512
laurel@hazlitts1852.com
585-531-3117

Joseph's Wayside Market
Richard Joseph
202 S. Main Street
Naples, NY 14512
josway711@aol.com
585-374-2380

Stella Mechanical & Energy
613 S Main St
Newark NY 14513
315-359-9410

Fingerlakes Comfort Inc.
613 S Main St
Newark NY 14513
315-359-9700

EDF Renewables
Josh Bennett, Project Developer
Haylee Ferington, Community Relations Manager
newyorksolar@edf-re.com
Call or Text 833-333-7369

Stuart J. Mitchell Agencies, Inc.
130 S. Main Street
Naples, NY 14512
1-585-374-2629

Naples Hotel
111 South Main Street
Naples, NY 14512
reservations@napleshotelny.com
585-374-5630

LeafGuard of Western New York
David Mock
370 Summit Point Drive
Suite 1B
Henrietta, NY 14467
dmock@leafguard.com
585-563-2000
203-450-1254

Highland Contractors
620 S. Clinton Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620
&
305 S. Main Street
Canandaigua, NY 14424
office@highlandcontractors.net
585-507-3658

Renewal by Andersen
Adam Kreiley
Non Traditional Marketing Manager
Dick Road
Depew, NY 14043
Direct: 585-216-5812
Office: 716-901-0623

Ryan Plumbing, Heating, Fire Protection
11 Comfort Street
Rochester, NY 14620
kadanunzio@ryanservice.com
585-232-5555 Ext. 149

Live Edge Table & Island
Jesse Phelps
8615 Main Street
Honeoye, NY 14471
jessepphelp@gmail.com
585-905-9971


Historic Naples Grape Festival 2022 Community Sponsors

Bob's Alignment
8668 NYS Rte 21
Naples, NY 14512
585-374-6420

StretchLab
Laura & Paul Nardozzi
237 High Street Ext., Ste 2
Victor, NY 14564
585-788-8100

Cutco
322 Houghton Avenue
Olean, New York 14760
1-716-796-7181

Finger Lakes Dental Care
329 S. Main Street
Canandaigua, NY 14512
585-394-1930

HawksPro Vacations LLC
8668 NYS Rte 21
Naples, NY 14512
585-374-6420

Bamby Gift Shop
9063 St. Route 21
Naples, NY 14512
585-374-6661

Canandaigua Lake Watershed Association
144 Mill Street
Canandaigua, NY 14424
585-394-5030

Monica's Pies
97599 State Rte 21
Naples, NY 14512
585-374-2139


Prospective Sponsors

Associate Your Business with the Best! Become a sponsor of the Naples Grape Festival and use the exposure we have received as a 3 time winner of the Reader's Choice winner as the Best Festival In The Finger Lakes, and get your message out to 1000's of visitors attending the festival while visiting our beautiful Naples New York valley.

There are two ways to become a sponsor, either at the Community or Corporate level:

1. Make a donation in your company name. Donations from $100.00 - $299.00 will have your company name, logo and contact information listed on our web site. Donations ranging from $300.00+ will have your company name, logo, contact information and a link to your web site listed on our web site. All listings will remain on our web site starting when your donation and information are received until June 1st, 2023.

2. Choose to have a physical attendance and setup a booth on our grounds. Your physical presence gives your company an opportunity to pass out literature, increase your contact list of potential new customers who learn more about your company offerings. Your business name, company logo, contact information and a link to your web site will be listed on our web site. Contact us directly to discuss your needs and pricing.

Applications are available on our downloads page.

Contact Jo Anne at 585-749-2248 to discuss your marketing ideas.

The Naples Grape Festival could not continue without the generous support of our sponsors. Thank you!


Naples Grape Festival 2022 is Proudly Presented by the Naples Grape and Arts Festival LLC
All proceeds go to the Naples Historical Society and Naples Rotary Club.
The Naples Historical Society is all about preserving the rich history of Naples while the Naples Rotary Club is all about creating a bright future for our community!