All posts tagged: festival

Wednz Scene: SXSW 2018

March 14 / 18 Hello again…SXSW or South by Southwest Film Festival is happening in Austin, Texas. The event started Friday, March 9 and will end on March 18, which is Sunday. I browsed through their schedule on their website and there are lots and lots of fun stuff to do. Here are several videos from their YouTube page that gives you an idea of what this festival is all about. Lots, and lots of activities for one big festival right? Go to for more information on the festival and how you can attend if you’re in the Austin area.   Image source: Milestone Community Builders Advertisements

Music Festivals February 2018

February 2 / 18 This month is short for music, but you can’t miss these exciting festivals, right? Courtesy of Music Festival Wizard lets see what festivals are happening here in the states. Credit source: Music Festival Wizard  Dirtybird Campout East 2018 / St. Cloud, FL / February 2-4, 2018 Fractal Beach 2018 / Miami, FL / February 2-4, 2018 70000 Tons of Metal 2018 / Miami, FL / February 1-5, 2018 Monsters of Rock Cruise 2018 / Miami, FL / February 11-16, 2018      Noise Pop 2018 / San Francisco, CA / February 16-26, 2018     Click on the links above to get the information you need. Enjoy your Friday, be blessed.     Image source: Music Festival Wizard & unknown  

Wednz Scene: 14th Annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival

October 4 / 17 Hello…A poetry festival, sounds fun right? Well thanks to the Association of Writers and Writing Program, the 14th Annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival will be held in Delray Beach, Florida January 15-20, 2018. Here is a peek at what this festival is about. Credit source: AWP (Association of Writers & Writing Program) 14th Annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival Delray Beach, Florida, United States   DETAILS JAN 15 – JAN 20, 2018 Festival APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 10, 2016 TUITION / COST: $895 Poetry Workshops, Auditors $495, Individual Conference $99 SCHOLARSHIP: Available A small number of partial tuition scholarships are available. Inquire with an application. CONTACT: Susan R. Williamson, Director PHONE: 561-868-2063 EMAIL: WEBSITE: Poetry workshops for qualified writers of poetry are limited to 12 participants and 3 auditors. Workshops are 16 total hours over six days. Individual manuscript conferences are also available. 14th Annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival in Delray Beach, Florida, January 15-20, 2018. Focus on your work with America’s most celebrated poets: Laure-Anne Bosselaar, Gabrielle Calvocoressi, Chard deNiord, Beth Ann Fennelly, Ross Gay, Rodney Jones, …

Music Festivals for September 2017

September 6 / 17 Hello again….now we are concentrating on music festivals. Thanks to Music Festival Wizard, we now have the opportunity to see what festivals are playing this month. Credit source: Music Festival Wizard    LouFest 2017   St. Louis, MO September 9-10, 2017 Russian River Jazz & Blues 2017   Guerneville, CA September 9-10, 2017 Hopscotch Festival 2017  Raleigh, NC  September 7-10, 2017 Dancefestopia 2017  Kansas City, MO  September 7-10, 2017 Middle Waves 2017  Fort Wayne, IN  September 15-16, 2017 Nocturnal Wonderland 2017  San Bernardino, CA  September 15-16, 2017 Ellnora The Guitar Festival 2017  Urbana, IL  September 14-16, 2017 KAABOO 2017  San Diego, CA  September 15-17, 2017 Riot Fest Chicago 2017  Chicago, IL  September 15-17, 2017 FreshGrass Festival 2017  North Adams, MA  September 15-17, 2017 The Meadows Music Festival 2017  New York City, NY  September 15-17, 2017 Telluride Blues and Brews 2017  Telluride, CO  September 15-17, 2017 Grand Point North 2017  Burlington, VT  September 16-17, 2017 Music Midtown 2017  Atlanta, GA  September 16-17, 2017 Americanafest 2017  Nashville, TN  September 12-17, 2017 Cayuga Sound Festival 2017  Ithaca, NY  September 22-23, 2017 High Elevation Festival 2017  Denver, CO  September 22-23, 2017 Imagine Festival …

Scene Weekend: Silver Scream Fest 2016

February 27 / 16 Good Evening friends….I found this festival last night and for those of you who are horror fans, this should be a treat. Read on….. (cred: Silver Scream Fest) SILVER SCREAM FEST 2016 March 4 – 6, 2016 Roxy 14 85 Santa Rosa Ave, Santa Rosa CA 95404 Welcome to the first annual awards-based competition calling for both films and comics! Famous Monsters has partnered with the Santa Rosa Entertainment Group to seek out the next generation of great genre filmmakers in order to share their creations with the world! Designed to discover new talent, unite the entertainment community, and encourage genre conversation, the annual SILVER SCREAM FILM & COMIC FESTIVAL is a three-day event comprised of film screenings, award ceremonies, social gatherings, and celebratory parties. SILVER SCREAM FILM & COMIC FESTIVAL is now accepting feature and short length films, animations, screenplays, and comic book or graphic novel submissions.   Guests: Rick Baker – The man responsible for the amazing makeup effects for An American Werewolf in London, who won an Oscar for …