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There is always something unexpected and amazing to find in the Spirit & Place Festival!
Introduction to Black Hue-manity 101 (2021 - CHANGE)

The 2021 Spirit & Place Festival was an amazing time featuring  . . .

  • 27 events and 7 exhibitions serving more than 4,200 people!
  • A mix of 7 hybrid, 13 in-person, and 7 virtual gatherings.
  • 90 community partners representing arts groups, cultural organizations, congregations, scholars, and more.
  • Dance performances, film screenings, community discussions, outdoor adventures, art-making and more!

Check out the 2021 festival by linking to our digital event guide.

Events for the 2022 (IDENTIFY) festival will be announced in September!

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Erin Kelley


Erin Kelley is a public historian, public programming professional, dog-lover, beer geek, and voter. At Spirit & Place she serves as the Program Director where she oversees the annual Spirit & Place Festival by working with 100+ community partners across sectors and disciplines. Kelley wa ...

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