CMF is the largest urban music festival in America with an economic impact of $107 million
After a two-year absence, Cincinnati Music Festival presented by P&G (CMF) returns to Paul Brown Stadium in downtown Cincinnati from July 21-23, 2022, with an exciting lineup of R&B music featuring Janet Jackson, Charlie Wilson, The O’Jays and more headlining the event over the three days. The performances on Thursday, July 21 will be held at The Andrew J. Brady Music Center for the first time.
The 2022 lineup includes:
Thursday, July 21: BJ the Chicago Kid, Arin Ray, Ari Lennox (at The Andrew J. Brady Music Center)
Friday, July 22: Charlie Wilson, Anthony Hamilton, Fantasia, Toni! Tony! Tone!, Jonathan Butler, (Paul Brown Stadium)
Saturday, July 23: Janet Jackson, The O’Jays, Tank, After 7, Kirk Whalum (Paul Brown Stadium)
Tickets are on sale now through Ticketmaster or through the Festival office at (513) 924-0900.
“We are excited to be back, bringing the best acts back to Cincinnati for the 2022 Cincinnati Music Festival presented by P&G,” said Joe Santangelo, producer of the Festival. “We will abide by any federal, local and state health guidelines that might be in place at that time, as our priority is to keep everyone safe. We will release more information as we get closer to the dates.”
Cincinnati Music Festival: Largest Tourism Weekend of the Year in Cincinnati
A recent study conducted by the UC Economics Center and commissioned by the Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau shows the Cincinnati Music Festival presented by P&G provides a $107.5 million economic impact to the region, making it the largest annual driver of tourism in the tristate.
About the Cincinnati Music Festival presented by P&G
The Cincinnati Music Festival began in 1962 and is one of the largest music festivals in the United States attracting over 90,000+ people from around the country with its roster of leading R&B, jazz, soul and hip-hop artists creating an economic impact of $107 million for Cincinnati. CMF is held at Paul Brown Stadium in partnership with the Cincinnati Bengals. Procter & Gamble is the presenting sponsor for the Cincinnati Music Festival.