Manitou Live! Application 

Funded by generous contributions from:

Manitou Arts, Culture & Heritage Initiative, Manitou Springs Community Foundation, Geoff Heim Law,

Ben Kuckel, Ann Nichols, Laura Newman, and an Anonymous Donor.

Goals:

  • Bring LIVE music back to Manitou Springs sooner in 2021.

  • Subsidize payments for LIVE music in Manitou Springs venues.

  • Ensure musicians are compensated at 2019 rates or better.

  • Draw more LIVE music fans into Manitou Springs sooner in 2021.

 

Terms:

  • "Manitou Musicians" playing LIVE in Manitou Springs venues will receive 50% of their fees from Manitou Live! funds.

  • Outside musicians playing LIVE in Manitou Springs venues will receive 40% of their fees from Manitou Live! funds.

  • Applications must be received no later than four days before the event.

  • MMF Board will verify fair compensation and venue payment to musicians.

  • Each venue is eligible for up to two applications per week (Monday - Sunday) beginning April 1, 2021.

  • Each venue is eligible for up to $400/week (Monday - Sunday) beginning April 1, 2021.

  • Manitou Live! will end when the total budget of $10,000 expires.