Posts Tagged ‘Fort Reno’

Photos: Hemlines at Fort Reno

Hemlines at Fort Reno, July 20th.

Here’s Who’s Playing Fort Reno This Year (UPDATE)

Fort Reno is happening.

This Year’s Fort Reno Shows, Sponsored by…

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Fort Reno Is Broke Again, Needs Your Money to Make Concerts Happen

Whether it's because of pride or poor financial planning, we're in for another season of #SaveFortReno emoting.

Fort Reno Wants Your Donations

In recent years, organizers of the Fort Reno summer concert series haven't exactly encouraged donations. "Where else can you go and receive things and not be shaken down for money?” lead organizer Amanda MacKaye told me earlier this month, for my cover story on the series' near-cancellation amid a dispute with the National Park Service. “If [...]

Photo: Priests at Fort Reno

Here’s Fort Reno’s 2014 Lineup, After All

The Fort Reno concert series is back on following an agreement between organizers and the U.S. Park Police and National Park Police, which means a lot of people are probably wondering who's playing. (Actually: We already told you.) The first show is next Monday and features The Captivators—a ska band! at Fort Reno!—and arty Harrisonburg, Va., [...]

Fort Reno Concerts Are Back On

The concert series at Fort Reno Park is back on following a meeting between organizer Amanda MacKaye and officials from the National Park Service and U.S. Park Police today. MacKaye announced that the series was canceled last week, saying that NPS and USPP officials had not explained a request that the concerts pay for a Park [...]

Fort Reno Organizer to Meet With National Park Service Monday

Representatives of the National Park Service will meet with Fort Reno summer concert series organizer Amanda MacKaye on Monday. Yesterday, MacKaye announced that this summer's shows were canceled after she was unable to meet with Park Service and U.S. Park Police representatives to discuss her permit. MacKaye said that with only a month to go before the summer's [...]

National Park Service Responds to Cancellation of Fort Reno Concerts

Hours after Fort Reno organizer Amanda MacKaye pulled the plug on the annual concert series after saying she'd failed to reach an agreement with the National Park Service and U.S. Park Police, the Park Service has responded. According to MacKaye, the Park Service said that in order for the series to be approved for a permit, it would [...]