Cornerstone Festival

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Cornerstone Festival is a Christian music festival put on by Jesus People USA. It is held annually around the 4th of July near Bushnell, Illinois.


2012 line-up, news and updates

A whole variety of acts have been booked such as Norma Jean, Ashley Cleveland, Da MAC, and many many more.

Past line-up highlights

The 2011 line-up featured: Anberlin, P.O.D, Phil Keaggy, Flatfoot 56, Robbie Seay Band, Seabird, War of Ages, White Collar Sideshow, Servant, Luminate, Red Morning Voyage, A Life Set Apart Your Memorial, Take It Back, Jeremy Kadinger, Plus many more...

Location and travel

Cornerstone Festival takes place near Bushnell, IL. The mailing address for the festival is Cornerstone Farm, 23325 N Cornerstone Rd, Marietta, IL 61459-9352.

There is no regular public transportation service to Cornerstone Farm or even to Bushnell. Public transportation can get you quite close to the festival, but you will have to arrange your own transportation from the airport, train or bus station to and from Cornerstone Festival.

Camping and other entertainment

The closest camp sites to the festivals are:

Timberview Lakes Campground 23200 North 2000th Rd. Bushnell, IL 61422

Spring Lake Park & Campground 595 Spring Lake Park Rd. Macomb, IL 61455

There are few camping areas for festival goers camp in; regular camping, noisy camping, reserved youth group camping, restricted vehicle camping and a camp site for RVs.

Music stages and other entertainment

There is plenty to do at Cornerstone Festival. As well as watching all the acts and bands perform, there are other events such as seminars, arts and culture shows, basketball, soccer tournaments, skateboarding and much more...

Food and drink

Food and drink is available on the grounds for purchase from vendors and a convenience store which stocks basic groceries.

You can bring as much food and drink as you want though into the camp site.

History and facts

In 2005, Cornerstone held smaller events in Orlando, Florida, known as Cornerstone Florida as well as a festival in North Carolina. Between 2005 and 2007 Cornerstone also held a festival in Orange County, California at Oak Canyon Ranch.