Festival Performance Arts
Entertainment for Everyone
Festival features music, dance, poetry, opera, theatre, and more on four stages:
- Calder Stage, on Calder Plaza in front of City Hall
- City Stage, on Fountain between Ottawa and Ionia (next to the Kent County Courthouse)
- Circle Stage, at Rosa Parks Circle on Monroe Ave.
- Clock Tower Stage, on Ottawa Ave. at Lyon
- DiSuvero Stage, inside the tent behind City Hall.
Saturday - 7pm - Calder Stage
Want to perform at Festival?
If you’re a local singer, dancer, actor, poet, or other performance artist, Festival welcomes you to apply to perform on one of our four stages. Deadline for applications is February 28, 2022. You must reside in Kent, Newaygo, Barry, Montcalm, Ionia, Muskegon, Ottawa or Allegan Counties. Details are on the application form below.