Join NERFA at the 2024 Folk Alliance Conference: A Call to Artists!

Are you an artist planning to attend this year’s Folk Alliance Conference in Kansas City? The NERFA is excited to announce a opportunity for artists from our region to shine! This event is scheduled to take place from February 21-25, 2024, at the Westin Crown Center Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri, USA.

Why You Should Participate: The Folk Alliance International Conference is not just any event – it’s a platform where artists can perform in front of an audience comprising buyers, industry experts, and peers. This is your chance to achieve your professional goals for 2024 and beyond!

Here’s What’s Happening:

  • Friday Night: NERFA will be showcasing acts from our region.
  • Saturday Night: It’s all about first-timers! If this is your first time at the FAI, here’s your chance to make an unforgettable debut.
  • Special Collaboration: This year, we’re thrilled to partner with acts from FAR WEST for a coast-to-coast collaboration, taking place on either Wednesday or Thursday night.

How to Apply: If you are already registered to attend the conference, we invite you to fill out our application form. Your submission will be juried, and if selected, you will be given a slot to showcase your talent. Remember, NERFA uses LIVE video for jurying, so make sure to put your best foot (or video) forward!

Don’t Miss This Opportunity! To apply for a showcase opportunity at the 2024 Folk Alliance International Conference, please visit our application form: Apply Here.


We can’t wait to see what you’ve got! Submissions will be reviewed, and we’ll be in touch in mid-to-late January with more information.

Thank you for your interest, and we hope to see you at the conference!

Join us in making the 2024 Folk Alliance International Conference an unforgettable experience. Apply now and let your talent be seen and heard!