Participate - Friends of Folk Festival
Annual Friends of Folk Festival
Anyone in the Estes Valley with a passion for the arts can apply for the scholarship simply by providing your contact information and answering a few questions on the application form.
The applicant can be of any age. Different factors will be evaluated, including financial need. Give us an idea how much you need to meet your goal or to get your project of the ground.
We'd love to make you a recipient!
To apply for the Dick Orleans Scholarship:
Fill out Google form now or
Download the application.
Submit completed form by Friday June 16th, 2023.
After this date the the Friends of Folk Scholarship opportunity will be closed for 2023.
PERFORMERS - Please read the requirements and follow the instructions at the bottom to schedule an audition. Auditions for 2023 event are now closed.
ARTISAN VENDOR TABLES AVAILABLE:
Space is limited
$25 to book a vendor table-table provided.
Bring your own tent.
Your CO State Tax ID is required to be on display at the event while you sell.
Note: If you don't already have your special event tax ID you may need to file with the Town of Estes (a $25 special event licensing fee).
Please submit all of your contact information, address, email, phone and CO State Tax ID number to email@example.com
We are all Volunteers at the Estes Arts District. Please join us in bringing this community event to life!
We are calling out to anyone willing to volunteer to work and/or be a sponsor and help with the creation and success of this event.
Please email us if you would like to help in any way.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR:
Set up crew
Serving adult beverages-Tips training required
ID Check and wristbands
Back Stage food table
Selling drink tickets/merchandise
Break down crew
SPONSORSHIP AND SUPPORT:
All donations are used to create this wonderful festival.
We are all Volunteers at the Estes Arts District. Please join us in bringing this Community Event to life!
Your sponsorship can be directed to a desired aspect of the Friends of Folk Festival.
-Platinum Stage Sponsor: Price varies (6 opportunities)
-Gold Sponsor: $600+
-Silver Sponsor: $250
-Scholarship Sponsor: $250
Sponsorship at the $600+ level receive a large logo on related marketing materials, two food and beverage tickets and mentions on stage the day of the event.
Sponsorship at $250 receive a small logo on appropriate marketing materials as well as two free food and beverage tickets.
This is a $250 commitment but it’s our favorite type of sponsorship! This allows you to have a direct impact on an artist’s life. Sponsors at this level receive a small logo on appropriate marketing materials as well as two free food and beverage tickets. Your business name will be associated with that specific scholarship recipient.
Platinum Stage Sponsor:
This is the highest level of sponsorship. On top of everything the other tiers collect, you receive dedicated time to spotlight your organization on stage as well as announce the band you chose to sponsor! If you are stage shy, we are happy to spotlight your organization for you. Our music lineup ranges from local up and coming acts to well established bands, therefore, the prices vary!"