FARM is a Midwest Roots & Acoustic Music Community

an affiliate of Folk Alliance International
2018 Conference
October 25-28

Crowne Plaza Airport
Grand Rapids, Michigan

Keynote by

Rev. Robert Jones, Sr

Acclaimed performer, educator, speaker, Robert Jones brings it, every time!

Important Dates

Super Early bird Registration Ends March 31
Showcase Submissions Open March 15
Private Showcase Host Applications Due August 15

News and Updates

FARM seeks nominations for Lifetime Award

Folk Alliance Region Midwest (FARM) is seeking nominations for its 2015 Folk Tradition in the Midwest Lifetime Award to be presented at our annual conference in Iowa City, IA on October 22, 2015. The Annual Folk Tradition in the Midwest Lifetime Award is awarded at...

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What’s happening at FARM? Lots!

Check below and on this website for all the details: IOWA WELCOME - A day of music, lyrics & poetry. February 15th at The Mill in Iowa City. FARMette 2015 on May 2nd at Camp Palmer in Northwest Ohio. FARMette 2015 registration is now open. FARMette 2015 is now...

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FARMette is accepting Official Showcase submissions

FARMette Showcase SubmissionsFolk Alliance Region Midwest (FARM) is now accepting submissions from performers for the official showcase at FARMette, our one day conference on May 2nd!A panel of judges will rate videos submitted by the performers.  The 10 best artists...

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FARM Mission Statement

Folk Alliance Region Midwest (FARM) is a regional chapter of Folk Alliance International (FAI). Our purposes are to promote traditional, contemporary and multi-cultural folk music and dance and related performing arts in our region, hold an annual regional conference, represent the interests of our members to FAI and carry out such other projects as are of benefit to FAI members in the Midwest.

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