Calling All Local Treasure Valley Bands!

We're looking for a variety of great local Idaho bands to be a part of the 2014 Boise Music Festival! To be considered, please follow the submission guidelines below.

**You must have submitted your band info by Midnight on April 30th, 2014. Bands will be notified and announced on May 4th, 2014.

  • We will have 4 stages starting at 10am on June 28th at Expo Idaho. A committee will listen to all submissions and choose which bands will be invited to play and what stage they'll best fit. Each stage will have a theme or type of band on that particular stage. All bands are welcome.
  • Each performer on each stage will have one hour to set up, perform and take down. Compared to previous years, we'll have fewer local bands, but each performing band will have more time on stage.
  • Each stage will have a VIP area for the performers with shade, towels, snacks and most importantly WATER!
  •  Plus, each performing band will have an opportunity to advertise on any Townsquare Media station for one week to promote an upcoming show or event. No compensation for the performance will be given.

Submission Information

Submissions will be accepted beginning April 1st, 2014 and must be received by midnight on April 30th, 2014.

**Submissions before or after those dates will not be accepted. We will respond within a few days letting you know that we received the submission.


Submission requirements are:

  • 3 MP3's
  • Band Picture (must be high resolution)
  • Band Bio
  • Contact information


Please submit your information to If you would rather submit hard copies of your submission package, please mail to:

Boise Music Festival Bands
c/o Townsquare Media
827 E Park Blvd #100
Boise, ID 83712

Please send ALL information in ONE email (or one package) to ensure your full submission package is received.

**Submissions without all required submission items WILL NOT be considered. Performers will be announced by roughly May 1st.

This year will be even larger than last year, which means even more exposure for local musicians! We are excited to display Boise's vast array of local talent!