The Folk of July Fest is upon us Austin! Time to celebrate freedom, enjoy some folky tunes, and embrace the Texas summer. Presented by Eye In The Sky, this year’s annual Folk of July event will be on both stages at The Scoot Inn on Saturday, July 6.
This year’s event will feature performances from some of the coolest young artists of the folk, Americana, and country music scenes, including Robert Ellis, Whiskey Shivers, Ghosts Along the Brazos, Jazz Mills, and Hello Caller. Some of the other radical performers will be Emile Millar, Kalu James, Mayeux and Broussard, Carson McHone, Mrs. Glass, Jack Valen, and announcing these new additions: The Parish Festival, Justin Solieau, and Reed Turner. Visit the official Facebook event page here for set times.
The best part? We have two pairs of tickets to give away to a couple of our lucky Red River Noise readers. We have two chances for you to win. Here’s how:
First, follow Red River Noise on Twitter here. The Twitter giveaway will be conducted as a raffle from the names of people who retweet our official contest tweet below. In order to enter our drawing, you must retweet it directly from the Red River Noise Twitter account as is. Elimination of @profiles or #hash tags will void your entry. Each retweet will count as one entry. The winner will be announced via Twitter on Friday, July 5, the day before Folk of July Fest. We will direct message the winner details on how to claim the tickets. If we cannot reach you via direct message, we will “@” message you with an email address to contact us. If you do not pay attention after entering the contest, you may lose out. Here is the official entry tweet:
Email Entry Giveaway
The email entry giveaway will be conducted as a raffle from our email submissions below. Just click “enter the drawing” below after submitting your full name and email address. We will pick the winner from these submissions before 5 p.m. on Friday, the day before Folk of July Fest. Only entries with full names will be eligible for the drawing. The winner will be notified via email directly from Red River Noise.
The Scoot Inn is located at 1308 E. 4th Street. All ages are welcome. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Music starts at 5:30 p.m. Advance tickets are available for purchase here.