New Kids and Family Area

Introducing the new and improved Kid’s Area at Northwest String Summit! Under the guidance of Elkins Innovations and many contributing partners, we are vastly expanding our Kids & Family Area for 2016! We are expanding and moving to a nearby … Continued

More Artist Additions!

There is a reason we chose to announce today, March 4th. We are very proud to announce that Portland’s own internationally acclaimed MarchFourth! Marching Band will be with us this year, providing an over-the-top experience and spectacle of more than 20 highly … Continued

Now Accepting Volunteer Applications

Northwest String Summit would not be what it is without the help of our many enthusiastic volunteers. From parking to merch and everything in between, our volunteers play a key role in our festival. Visit for more info and to submit … Continued

Thanks for another great year!

Thanks to everyone who came out to Horning’s Hideout and made this year’s Northwest String Summit the best one yet! We had a more diverse selection of bands than ever before, brought more music options with our new Kinfolk Revival Tent, raised over … Continued