The Festival takes place at The Marquee of Redford Township located at 15145 Beech Daly. There are three stages. The Main stage features larger bands and performers. The Marquee stage features acoustic-style performers and the Story Porch features performances geared to children. This event is agreat opportunity to perform in front of an expected 2,000 people and be featured in our marketing materials. Performers are promoted in the festival flyers, posters, local paper, website, radio and television interviews (as applicable) and all performance related press releases.
All proceeds go to the Redford Parks and Art Conservancy, a non-profit organization. Funds raised from this event not only help promote the arts in and around our community but are also helping to build a fully accessible park so that children and adults of all abilities have a safe,enjoyable place to play. We are asking that you generously donate your time and in return we willheavily promote you.
Please note that CD and T-shirt sales of your product are permitted and encouraged, but the sale ofother goods is strictly prohibited, unless approved in writing by the festival committee.
The press kit should include a bio, demo mp3's, mp4's or performance videos, photo, and lyrics sheet.
This is a juried event and all applicants will go through a screening process by a panel of fellow artists, performers, and the IART planning committee. Applicants will be notified in advance if chosen to perform at the festival.
Application deadline: June 1, 2013 - Performance space is limited and our schedule fills up quickly so please don’t wait to fill out your application, the sooner we receive your information the better.
Notification Date: June 15, 2013
Date of Festival: Saturday, July 20, 2013 & Sunday, July 21, 2013
For more information on the stage, set up, or around the festival performances, please contact Diana Brang-Scott at (313) 258-7707 or Diana@rpaconservancy.org
For a downloadable version of the Performance Application please click here
Please be prepared to upload sample performance mp3's or provide links to performance videos for evaluation.
Performance space is limited and our schedule fills up quickly so please don’t wait to fill out your application, the sooner we receive your information the better. Applications will be accepted through June 1, 2012.
This festival is entirely outdoors, so please be aware that no rain dates will be scheduled.
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Stage Name Group Name (to appear on all printed material):
Please let us know about your performance, stage requirements and provide samples of your work.
Performance Description (30 words or less)
Special Requirements (stage size, electrical needs, other)
Preferred Stage Type
Stroll The Festival
Please tell us which day you would prefer to perform. We can not guarantee your request, but will do our best to accomodate you.
Preferred Event Day (Can not be guarranteed)
How will we receive your samples?
Which Performance Sample Type Will You Be Providing?
Link(s) To Performance Video
Performance mp3 #1
Performance mp3 #2
Performance mp3 #3
Link To Performance Video 1
Link To Performance Video 2
Help us promote your act.
Help us make sure you are really a person.
We will review your Press Kit and notify the chosen Performers by June 15, 2012.