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NERFA 2023

Nov 9, 2023 at 2:00 PM to Nov 12, 2023

Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel
1401 Ocean Avenue
Asbury Park, NJ 07712


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Required: Earliest Bird Registration or Early Bird Registration

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Exhibit Hall Table (NERFA Community)

This will give you your own exhibit hall table 10x10 booth at the year's NERFA.

Exhibit Hall hours are:
  • Friday 11:00AM - 3:00PM
  • Saturday 11:00AM - 3:00PM
  • Sunday 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Setup times are available both Wednesday and Thursday for Exhibit Hall participants.


Northeast Regional Folk Alliance

Join NERFA's enriching programs: Young Folk for emerging artists, Music 101 for skill-building, Tour Support Concert Series to boost live shows, Wisdom of the Elders for sharing experiences, and On the Griddle to showcase new talent. Elevate your fol

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Refund Policy
For a full refund, requests must be submitted to prior to September 1, 2023. Cancellations after September 1 can be made for credit for 2024. Cancellations can not be made after November 1, 2023.
Miscellaneous Policies
Bands and Groups will have the total registration cost capped at $750 total. If you are planning on performing with a group whose costs would exceed that please reach out to so we can help coordinate your discount.

Are you interested in getting more involved? Volunteer to join the NERFA Routers team at this year's conference!

NERFA strives to provide opportunties for all community members, if you would like to apply for our scholarship program please do!
Event Summary

Get ready for the NERFA Conference, returning November 9-12 in Asbury Park, NJ! Experience the 28th annual conference both virtually and in-person, packed with networking, education, and professional opportunities. Join us at the stunning Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel and legendary Stone Pony for showcases and events. This year, enjoy educational panels, peer group sessions, an exhibit hall, nightly keynotes, official, private, and virtual showcases, plus a brand-new juried opportunity for a professionally recorded EPK Video, sponsored by our partners at B&H. Don't miss it!

Event Details

Great news for all planning to attend the upcoming NERFA Conference! Discounted hotel registrations are now available at the Berkeley Hotel. To take advantage of this special rate, you can either call the Berkeley's Reservations Department at (732) 776-6700 and mention the "Northeast Regional Folk Alliance" block or use our exclusive online booking link here. Please note that rooms at this rate are limited, so we encourage you to secure your booking as soon as possible. Looking forward to a fantastic event in November!

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