Music is Art Festival Online Submissions Open for Two More Weeks

September 27, 2013 Updated Jul 18, 2011 at 2:38 PM EDT

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Music is Art Festival Online Submissions Open for Two More Weeks

September 27, 2013 Updated Jul 18, 2011 at 2:38 PM EDT

Buffalo, N.Y. (WKBW release) -- Music is Art is accepting online submissions for those wishing to perform, display, or be involved at the 9th Annual Music is Art Festival, “Dress to Express” in the following areas until July 29:

- Bands
- Artists
- Photographers
- DJs
- Dancers
- Not for profit groups
- Kids village performers
- Food Vendors
- Volunteers

Just visit the Music is Art website at www.musicisart.org/festival and click on the appropriate submission link.

This year’s festival will take place on Saturday, September 17 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. at Delaware Park across the street from the Albright Knox Art Gallery. The theme for the event is “Dress to Express”, and is free to attend.

The Festival’s purpose is not only to throw a huge free party for Western New York, but also to showcase the best in local talent to a large audience in the hope it will further their careers. This year’s event will include:

• Over 50 bands of every musical genre on five stages.

• 50 displaying artists, photographers, and organizations.

• Over a dozen dance troupes.

• Live art creation by fashion designers and artists.

• An after-dusk projection tent.

• Interactive Kids Village.

• More than a dozen DJs on multiple stages.

• Some of the area’s best food and beverage vendors.