FARM Conference Details!!

It’s TIME!  The FARM conference is this weekend!  Here’s some info for you.

Not registered?  You can walk up and register at any time after noon Thursday.

Want to see the showcase performances without attending the entire conference? YOU CAN!  Walk up to the Registration Table (downstairs at The Sheraton Downtown Iowa City) and purchase your Public Performance (Taste of FARM) wristbands for $20 a night, or all three nights for $50.

The schedule is posted HERE.  A printed copy will be in the New Pioneer Food Co-Op Tote Bag, that all attendees will receive at check in.

Don’t forget our special events:

Thursday Dinner at The Mill.  There may be a few tickets left – ask at the Registration Table.

Saturday Night Showcase at Uptown Bills.  A great lineup, and food!  Just a few blocks from the hotel.

Sunday FREE 25th Anniversary Concert at The Mill.

Speaking of 25th Anniversaries….we will be taking Oral Histories from 3 to 5 pm Friday, and from 2:30 to 4:30 Saturday, in The Lucas Room.  Come share your memories!

The DJ / Venue Presenter Showcase, Keynote Address with Anne Hills, and Award Presentation are Thursday evening.

Official Showcases are Friday and Saturday evenings.

Private Showcases are every night from midnight to 2am in hotel rooms 208 to 232.

Want a permanent memory of this year’s fun?  Buy a FARM Performance Video.  See the kind folks at the Registration Table.

Coffee?  COFFEE?  Coffee up each afternoon with a FREE coffee break – outside the conference rooms.

We are ALL excited about seeing you in Iowa City!!!!

 

Official FARM Playlist
We are currently featuring our 2017 Official Showcase artists! Give a listen - you can expect more of this at this year's FARM conference!
FARM GOLD SPONSOR!
Friends of FARM

2017 FRIENDS OF FARM:

Laura Lind
Andy Cohen
Mark Dvorak
Two Way Street Coffee House
Curt Joa
Sue Kessell
Tim Grimm
Sandy Andina
Deb Kirmer – Last Minute Folk Concerts
Annie Capps
Sue Kessell (WNUR)
West Bethesda Folk Music Conferences
Patty Stevenson and Craig Siemsen
JLMartin Music

Visit our Sponsorship page for more info.

Future FARM Dates

 

Dates for future FARM Conferences:

Grand Rapids, MI

Crowne Plaza Grand Rapids Airport Hotel
5700 28th Street
Grand Rapids, MI
* October 25 – 28, 2018
* October 24 – 27, 2019
* October 22 – 25, 2020

 

Dates of the 2017 FARM Conference:

In Iowa City, IA
* October 19 – 22, 2017

FARM States & Provinces

Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Manitoba
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Nebraska
Nunavut
North Dakota
Ohio
Saskatchewan
South Dakota
Wisconsin

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