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It's all about exposure, opportunity and connections for performers on the local stages at the Boise Music Festival. Be a part of Idaho's largest music festival by submitting your application today!

We’re looking for a variety of great local Idaho bands to be a part of the 2016 Boise Music Festival! To be considered, please follow the submission guidelines below.

**You must have submitted your band information by midnight on April 24, 2016. Bands will be notified and announced on May 12, 2016.

We will have six stages starting at 10 a.m. June 25 at Expo Idaho. Boise Music Festival staff 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 music genre on that particular stage. All bands are welcome.

Each performer will have one hour to set up, perform and take down. Each stage will have a hospitality tent for the performers with shade, towels, snacks and most importantly water!

Submission Information

Fill the form out below by midnight MST April 24, 2016 to have your band considered. Please send all information in one form to ensure your full submission package is received. Submissions that are late or that do not include all required items will not be considered. Performers will be announced by May 6, 2016.

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!


Please note: Your submission materials may be used on, Boise Music Festival social media, Boise Music Festival promotional items, and other digital properties of Townsquare Media.

Please note: If you have any problems submitting the form, please email all of your information that would go into this form to

Local Artist Submission

If you are interested in performing at Boise Music Festival, we would love to hear from you! Please fill out this form and we will get in touch with you shortly. Items marked with an asterisk* are required.
  • Main Contact Person*This should be a parent or guardian for artists under the age of 18.
  • Address*
  • This should be a link to a video on YouTube. If you don't have a YouTube account, it's easy to set one up at ***No conceptual videos please. This is about live performance, so that is what we need to see. The quality of the video is not important, just as long as we can see and hear the performance clearly.
  • Band Photo*
  • Your artist bio should include: band members (names and roles, ages if under 18), short band history, and links to website, Facebook, Reverbnation, Bandcamp, etc.
  • Stage Plot and Input List
  • File upload for press clippings, blogs, interviews, etc.