National Women's Music Festival


5 Days of Women-Centered Workshops and 4 Nights of Women’s Music!

The National Women’s Music Festival is a five-day musical and cultural extravaganza that incorporated all facets of women’s lives. It’s a jam-packed long weekend, where choices for things to do range from workshops, concerts, comedy, marketplace, newly released films, a mystery writers’ panel and a women’s music herstory panel.

Keynote Speakers: Bonnie J Morris, Ph.D. and Judith Casselberry, Ph.D. 

Musical Guests: Holly Near, Kofy Brown, Be Steadwell, Big Bad Gina, The Blu Janes, SeekHer 7, Nancy Scott, Tammy Hall and Hardened and Tempered

Featuring the National Women's Music Festival Orchestra Ensemble, directed by Nan Washburn

Drumming and Dance: Sarah Bush Dance Project, Giwayen Mata and Sistah Ngoma

Spoken Word and Comedy: e nina jay and Sandra Valls


Ticket Options:

$50 | General Admission

$10 | WIA Lifetime Members

$25 | Student/Under-employed

$60 | Family of Choice

$100 | Women's Culture Supporter

*All ticket options include access to the entire Festival Schedule.

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Click the links below to view the lineup of artists and their bios. 

Thursday, July 1

Friday, July 2

Saturday, July 3

Sunday, July 4