First Friday Fest Rail River Folk School When: May 5th (every First Friday) 7:00 – 12:00 pm
Where: Rail River Folk School| 303 Railroad Street, Bemidji, MN 56601 Who: All are welcome to the event, no cost. Artists and performers must register prior too the event to display wares or get there name on the setlist. Why:First Friday Fest is an all inclusive music and creative arts gathering that happens every First Friday at RRFS. Our mission is to facilitate an environment for the local community to share and experience creative arts. Artists and local community business are invited to take part. Those who take part are assigned a table based on the logistics of what their intended ware might be. If all tables are already booked for the month then the inquiring party will be assigned for the next available month. If you are an artist or local community business interested in having a table at First Friday Fest contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Musicians and other performers are invited to take part. Inquiring performers are asked to fill out a sign up sheet to determine when their performance will be scheduled If the set list is full for the month then the inquiring party will be assigned for the next available month.
Performers are asked sign up in advance for First Friday Fest. The set list is published the Monday, week of, and if there are any openings we give until Wednesday, week of, for folks to fill it. If you did not have the opportunity to sign up by Wednesday, week of, you have the opportunity to sign up for the next month. It is the goal of First Friday Fest to feature all genres and we most effectively accomplish this with this sign up sheet you are asked to fill out.
First Friday Fest is organized by volume. The event is organized in such a way that the music gets progressively turned up through out the night, contributing to a family friendly - and musician friendly - atmosphere. We appreciate you taking part!