Northeast Regional Folk Alliance

- Affiliated with Folk Alliance International -


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Membership FAQ's

How do I join NERFA?

NERFA is not an organization you join. We are the Northeast Regional chapter of Folk Alliance International, If you are an FAI member and reside in the Northeast, you are automatically a member of NERFA. You do not have to be a member of FAI to come to the NERFA conference.

Must I join Folk Alliance (FAI)?

We are here to promote Folk Alliance as a community. We hope that you will join and gain from becoming part of Folk Alliance International. We do require you to be a FAI member if you are showcasing in any capacity at the NERFA conference in November. 

Future enhancements to the NERFA website including Guerrilla Showcase wanted/opening announcements and ride sharing will only be accessible to FAI members.  (You need to be a FAI member to perform in any NERFA Showcase - sign up today).

How do I join FAI?

There is information on their website - You may also reach them by phone or email.

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Conference Registration FAQ's

Who needs to register for the Conference?

Everyone must register for the conference - artists, panelists, media and sidemen etc...

If you are a showcase artist, you absolutely must register in advance. It is also advisable to register in advance so your information can be added to our program booklet which everyone receives at the conference.

How do I register?

You may register online. You may pay via PayPal, credit card or fill out the form and mail in with a check.

What are the fees for registration?

There is a starting price in July and the price will go up each month until November. There is also an on-site price as well as single day prices. Day prices can only be paid on-site.

Louis J. Meyers Memorial
Scholarship Fund

Donate to the Louis J. Meyers Memorial Scholarship Fund.


NERFA Donations

NERFA is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit educational organization.  Your donation will be greatly appreciated.


FAI Membership

Become a member of Folk Alliance International

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Contact Info

2401 Pennsylvania Ave #2A5
Phila, PA 19130

Phone: 215-546-7766

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