Images of Guthman Competition instruments in hexagons, arranged in a honeycomb fashion.

Information for Attendees
Know Before You Go

Information for Attendees
Know Before You Go

On March 9th at 7:00pm, our finalists will perform on some of the most innovative musical instruments in the world. These instruments define the next generation of creativity in music, design, and engineering.

At the end of the evening, you (the audience) will be able to vote for your favorites and with feedback from our renowned judges, the 2024 Guthman Musical Instrument Competition winners will be announced.


Two Georgia Tech students exhibiting at the Fair

Guthman Music, Art, and Technology Fair

The Guthman Music, Art, and Technology Fair brings together creators from different backgrounds for an interactive showcase of projects. Join us before the concert for this opportunity to engage directly with creators and learn more about their work.

Saturday, March 9 from 4 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Exhibition Hall

Admission to the fair is free (no tickets required).

Venue and Parking Information

The 2024 Guthman Musical Instrument Competition concert will be held at Georgia Tech's Ferst Center for the Arts. This venue is home to the School of Music's symphony orchestra, chamber orchestra, symphonic band, and concert band. Through Georgia Tech Arts, it also hosts artists-in-residence at the intersection of art and technology who engage with students and faculty from the entire campus.

If you are also planning on attending the 2024 Guthman Music, Art, and Technology Fair, we advise attendees to use the parking directions for the Ferst Center for the Arts. The fair exhibits and showcase will be in the Exhibition Hall, which is a short walk from the Ferst Center.

Available Dinner Options on Saturday, March 9

Slutty Vegan (4 min walk)

Located on the bottom floor of the John Lewis Student Center on campus 

Restaurants on Marietta Street NW (5-10 min walk) 

Located just outside the southwest end of campus, near Tech Parkway 

Restaurants in/around Tech Plaza (13 min walk/5 min drive) 

Located just outside the northwest end of campus 

Tech Square (20 min walk/10 min drive) 

Located outside the east end of campus  


Note: All walking times are calculated relative to the Exhibition Hall, where the fair is taking place 

Concert Seating

Doors at the Ferst Center will open at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 9 for the 2024 Guthman Musical Instrument Competition concert. Your tickets are general admission, so please arrive early to get the best choice of seats.

Safety Protocols: Georgia Tech follows the Covid-19 protocols of the University System of Georgia. Full details can be found at the Tech Moving Forward website.


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