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Party @ MI Place, hosted by Sue Bila, reviews festivals and events from around Michigan, looks ahead to upcoming events, and highlights people in the festivals and events industry who are making a difference in Michigan’s economy.

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Many Festivals Are Adding Family Values in 2018

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February 19, 2018 2:00 PM

On these segments of Party @ MI Place, Brandon Morgan, Director of the Flint & Genesee Convention Vistitors Bureau highlighted many of the festivals and events scheduled for 2018 in the region… many are adding great family venues for memorable experiences. Flint features : The Crim – Back to the Bricks – Chrome & Ice, art festivals and many more iconic events!

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Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs Offers Many Grants

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February 19, 2018 1:00 PM

On this segment of Party @ MI Place, guest Jeff Garrett of the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs spoke of the great artists and events Michigan offers. Also shared statistics as to the many grants available via the Council.

 

 

 

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MichiganFun.com MFEA Magazine Makes its Debut in Early March

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February 19, 2018 11:00 AM

Chris Holman and Sue Bila share a brief recap of the outstanding 2017 MFEA Silver Anniversary Convention. Also – the important role of volunteers in producing successful events – boasting a positive economic impact to their communities. They also spoke of the 2018 MichiganFun.com MFEA magazine – scheduled to make its debut in early March!

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MFEA Podcast Highlights of 2017

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January 9, 2018 11:00 AM

2017 was a busy and special year for the MFEA! For January 2018's stream and PodCasts Sue Bila takes a look back at some highlights from 2017.

Check out these fun interviews hosted by the president of the Michigan Festival & Events Association, Sue Bila! 

 

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25th Anniversary Of Michigan Festivals & Events | Welcome Lunch

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December 18, 2017 3:00 PM

The Michigan Festivals & Events (MFEA) celebrates their 25th anniversary at the Grand Traverse Resort & Spa in Traverse City, MI November 2-5, 2017.

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25th Anniversary of Michigan Festivals & Events | Kelven Tan

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November 27, 2017 3:00 PM

The Michigan Festivals & Events (MFEA) celebrates their 25th anniversary at the Grand Traverse Resort & Spa in Traverse City, MI November 2-5, 2017.

During Friday's Welcome Lunch Public Speaker on the Global Festival Market, Kelven Tan delivers some key insights into how to create successful festivals and events. Included below is audio from his luncheon keynote speech.

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Video: THE VALUE OF EVENTS | Kelven Tan

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November 15, 2017 1:00 PM

 

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Video: MFEA CELEBRATES 25 YEARS!

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November 15, 2017 12:00 PM

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An invite from the President!

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October 6, 2017 5:00 PM

Sue talks with Peggy Anderson, MFEA President about the history of her company “Schmidt Amusements”.  Peggy would like to invite everyone to the 25th Silver Anniversary Convention.  She talks about the new “Giving Arm Program” of MFEA to be introduced at Convention.  She also invites everyone to the Schmidt Amusements Hospitality Suite at Convention.

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Branding and Rules both a big MUST!

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October 6, 2017 4:00 PM

Sue Bila talks with Liz Cramton, Associate Marketing Manager with Miller Lite, about the highlights of her upcoming workshop.  She touches on how to build and analyze brand plans to standout with your community and to potential sponsors.  She also shares some of the important points one should consider for a successful beverage tent by following the rules and regulations.

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