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Open Mic at Cristina's Cafe
Located at 219 West King St., Strasburg, VA,
Presenting an Acoustic Open Mic every Sunday from 6:00-8:00PM.
Call 540-465-2311 for information and reservations.
Open Mic Hosts are Bill Foster, Jeremy Rodgers, Chris Turner and Kevin Whalen.

Acoustic Open Mic Guidelines are:

  • Sign-up begins at 6PM. Performers get 2 songs or 10 minutes on stage, including setup/warm-up time
  • Please tune before coming on stage. No sign-ups after 8PM.
  • No profanity! Keep it PG or PG-13 - this is a family restaurant. Chosen material should be appropriate for ALL audiences.
  • Hosts use the house PA and have up to four vocal/instrument mics and/or DI connection.
  • The Hosts are here to help you. They are not on your payroll and they are not here to cater to your every whim. Treat them kindly and they will do so in return.
  • Performing at the Cafe is a privilege, not a right, and the Host or Cafe staff, at their discretion, reserve the right to ask any performer to leave who abuses the privilege.
  • Hosts also reserve the right to refuse sign-up for those who have previously abused this privileges.
  • Keyboard players are welcome to just plug into the PA system. You can also bring your iPod. We have the cables to connect it to the PA.
  • Be a good audience member. Please keep talking, etc. to a minimum during the performance. Please turn off cell-phones.
  • Most of all, have fun! Open Mics are meant to provide a forum to perform for folks to before a live audience.
  • Hosts reserve the right to close down early for lack of performers or audience.
  • By signing up for Open Mic, you indicate that you have read, understand, and will abide by these guidelines!!!