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 2012 Update

More information coming every day... 2012 Award Recipients Announced! Acoustic Cafe at FARM! FARM 2012 Schedule Attendee List Private Showcase Host list is updated and many still have slots available. Workshops and Panels Next rate increase happens on September 15 If...

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Deadlines Approaching!

Important deadlines: Registration rates go up on August 15! REGISTER NOW! Hotel rooms are going fast. BOOK YOUR ROOM NOW! Lifetime Achievement Award nominations accepted till August 15 Just a couple Private Showcase Rooms left - deadline to apply August 30 Still on...

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Official Showcase Artists Confirmed

Thanks to all for your patience as our showcase selection committee listened to 107 submissions (that’s over 321 songs for those of you doing the math) and narrowed it down to the final 14 (plus 2 alternates). Congratulations to the following 2012 Official Showcase...

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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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