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The Seventh Annual Tom Tom Founders Festival is a week-long celebration of innovators, visionaries, and artists who are shaping small cities. The Festival occurs at dozens of venues throughout downtown Charlottesville. 

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Festival (FREE), Included in Summit Badge, or Individually Ticketed: Ticketed [clear filter]
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Friday, April 13

9:00am EDT

10:30am EDT

11:00am EDT

12:00pm EDT

Founders Luncheon: Art, Fantasy, and Mystery: Meow Wolf The BebederoNow OpenVincent Kadlubek • WHURK • UVA Arts • Charlottesville Area Community Foundation Founders Luncheon: Brands in the Age of Distraction Downtown GrilleAlmost FullMargo Bulka • Z Bryant • Magnus Hierta • Darcey Lacy • Lindsey Norment • StoryWare • Willowtree • Sir Speedy Founders Luncheon: The Energy End Game Downtown GrilleAlmost FullDevin Welch • Jigar Shah • Charlottesville Renewable Energy Alliance • Sigora Solar • Sun Tribe Solar Founders Luncheon: Founding While Female Red Pump KitchenNow OpenHeather Metcalf • Renee Diresta • Alice Handy • Shan-Lyn Ma • FastTrac • 1 Million Cups • Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation Founders Luncheon: Reasons to Stay - Cities for Young Founders ZocaloNow OpenDaniel Willson • Steve Huffman • Hack Cville • The City of Charlottesville Office of Economic Development • Chamber Frederick • Eric Martin • Capital One Founders Luncheon: STEAM Ahead: Inclusive Innovation Brasserie SaisonAlmost FullNatalie Brzezinski • Knatokie Ford • Leland Melvin • Lynchburg Economic Development Authority • Virginia National Bank Founders Luncheon: Dopesick - Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company That Addicted America Bashir'sAlmost FullBeth Macy Founders Luncheon: Taking Back Healthcare Commonwalth RestaurantNow OpenElisabeth Rosenthal • Natassia Rozario Founders Luncheon: An American Story Hamilton'sNow OpenJames Fallows • Amy Goldstein • Royer Caramanis & McDonough

2:00pm EDT

3:00pm EDT

10:00pm EDT


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