To the editor:
Flagstaff Friends of Traditional Music extends a heartfelt thank you to everyone who made the 12th Annual Pickin’ in the Pines Bluegrass and Acoustic Music Festival the best yet! We are especially grateful to the following organizations and sponsors:
Coconino County Board of Supervisors, Coconino County Parks and Recreation, City of Flagstaff and Flagstaff Arts Council, Arizona Commission on the Arts, State of Arizona, National Endowment for the Arts, R Entertainment North, Recreation Resource Management, Great Circle Radio – KAFF, APS, Arizona Shuttle Service, Arizona Music Pro, Arizona Snowbowl, Brix | Criollo | Proper Meats + Provisions, Flagstaff Business News, North Country HealthCare, Oskar Blues Brewery, The Nackard Companies/Pepsi, Satchmo’s BBQ & Roux 66, Bookmans Entertainment Exchange, Community & Realty Magazine, Grand Canyon Cafe, Flagstaff Native Plant and Seed, Hufford, Horstman, Mongini, Parnell & Tucker, P.C., KJZZ/Public Radio Arizona, KRIM Classic Hit Radio, National Bank of Arizona, Shine Creative Industries/Julie Sullivan Design, Carpet Magic, Coast and Mountain Properties , Custom Sound Instruments, First Class Sanitation, Grand Canyon Railway, John Graves Propane, Josh Beaudoin, KNAU/Arizona Public Radio, Moab Folk Festival, Morning Dew Landscaping, Niles Radio Flagstaff, Orion Energy, Rainbow’s End, Raven’s Eye Creative Werks, Aspen Printing, AZ Sign Shop, Coco's Restaurant & Bakery, Single Speed Coffee, Hilton Garden Inn, The Orpheum Theater, The Place West - Mike & Rhonda's
We also want to thank our dedicated organizing committee, directors and over 200 volunteers.
Thank you to our local, regional, national and international audience; this is your festival. Please plan to come again next year for our 13th annual festival Sept. 14-16, 2018. and consider getting involved now by visiting: pickininthepines.org or ffotm.org.
JULIE SULLIVAN BRACE
Pickin’ in the Pines Organizing Committee