Festival of the Valkyries

May 1
9 a.m.-10 p.m.
Benefits,Parties,Receptions, Festivals, LGBTQ, Americana, Electro Pop, Folk, Hip-Hop, Indie Pop, Rock, Singer-Songwriter, Soul

An all-day online music festival featuring a local lineup of all Minnesota women, queer women, and trans women, presented by the Valkyrie Music Collective. Performers include Kat Perkins, Diane Miller, Annie Mack, Theyself, Ellis Delaney, The Nunnery, Venus DeMars, Jillian Rae, Gaelynn Lea, Kiss the Tiger, Faith Boblett, Mary Bue, Lena Elizabeth, Ashley Gold, Shannon Blowtorch, Joyann Parker, Mayda, Katy Vernon, Erin Grand, Julia Floberg, and Julie Eddy, with a virtual tip jar posted for each artist during their performance. Following the performances, there will be a panel discussion focused on the challenges of working in the male dominated music industry and potential solutions to the issue, featuring a keynote address from the Current's Andrea Swensson. Festival will stream at Valkyrie's Facebook page. Register for the panel discussion here.