MEDIA ADVISORY: FINN GRAND FEST 2005

TO:                  U.P. and Finnish-American/Canadian Media

FROM:            Cindy Paavola, NMU Director of Communications and Marketing

RE:                  Finn Grand Fest 2005

 

Finn Grand Fest 2005, which will take place in Marquette, Mich., is 42 days away.  The festival will be held from Aug. 10-14, primarily on the campus of Northern Michigan University. 

 

To receive press credentials for access to all festival events, media members need to register online at http://newsbureau.nmu.edu/finnfest. 

 

More than 4,000 people have already registered for FGF 2005.  Several thousand more are expected to participate.  Please help us inform the public that they must register to attend most of the FGF 2005 activities.  They can do so online in advance at http://www.finngrandfest2005.com, or on-site during the festival at the Peter White Lounge of NMU’s University Center. 



Prepared By
Cindy Paavola
Director of Communications
906-227-2716
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