Presenter Registration

MPAC 2023 Conference | January 27-29, 2023 | Fort Benton, MT

MPAC is pleased to announce the 40th Artist Showcase & Conference on January 27-29, 2023 in Fort Benton, Montana. This conference is an essential part of the statewide performing arts community. It is a unique event where urban and rural presenters from Montana (and surrounding communities) can network with touring artists from all over the country and beyond. The conference features juried showcases, scheduled resource room (exhibit hall) sessions, and presenter block booking meetings. Staff from the Montana Arts Council and WESTAF (Western States Arts Federation) are an active part of our arts community through the conference as they lead workshops, provide updates regarding arts funding, and attend conference events alongside presenters and artists.

Tiered Pricing 

Presenter conference registration has tiered fees based the organization's total artistic fees paid in the previous season. 

TIER 1 - total artist fees: below $5,000
TIER 2 - total artist fees: $5,000 - $10,000
TIER 3 - total artist fees: $10,000 - $30,000
TIER 4 - total artist fees: above $30,000


Presenter conference registration for each tier is shown in the menu below. Tier 1-4 Presenter Registration includes ONE person's conference registration.

Non-member presenting organization registration

Non-members are any presenting organization attending the MPAC Conference for the FIRST time. This registration option covers ONE person's conference registration.

Unaffiliated individual registration

Out-of-state presenters and individuals who are not part of a presenting organization, artist management firm, artist group, or other arts agency may attend the MPAC conference by purchasing an Unaffiliated individual registration. This typically pertains to school administrators or individuals from communities that do not have a presenting organization.

Please note that we have early-bird discounts for those who register BEFORE January 6!

Additional Registrants

If your organization has more than one person attending MPAC's conference, you can purchase Additional Registrants for $50 per person. 

Don't forget conference meals!

Conference registration does not include meals. Be sure to add conference meals to your cart!

Presenter Conference Registration

Online Registration

To register online, scroll down to the product menu below and add your desired conference items to your cart. Go to your cart, and complete the checkout process.

Paper/Mail Registration

To register via mail, download the Presenter Conference Registration PDF. Complete and print the form and mail it with your check payment enclosed to:

Montana Performing Arts Consortium

PO Box 1254

Great Falls, MT 59403