Celebrate the waning days of summer with our brothers and sisters in the Greater Central/Southern Illinois music scene at Larson's Landing on serene Lake Sara near Effingham, Illinois. Summer Sundown will highlight local and regional heavy-hitters in Blues, R&B/Soul, Americana, and Folk.

Advance Weekend Passes are now available, and Single-Day Passes will be available later this summer.

If you are interested in becoming a vendor at Summer Sundown, please click here and fill out the short questionnaire.

We look forward to spending two afternoons and evenings of fun and fellowship with you. Thank you for visiting and we hope to #SeeYouAtSundown!

Summer Sundown Music Festival is a Poss Music Works production. Poss Music Work is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation focused on bringing music and music education to Central Illinois.

  • Where: Larson's Landing on beautiful Lake Sara just outside of Effingham, Illinois. Don't worry – there will be plenty of signs along the way to get you there safely and easily.
  • When: Late Saturday morning, Sept. 1st thru late Sunday evening, Sept. 2nd.
  • Other:  Summer Sundown will feature songwriter circles, a youth showcase, campfire jams, local food and craft vendors, swimming, yoga sessions, and camping.