DCAF 2024 Live Performer Application

Deadline: Jan 10, 2024 11:59 pm (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
Date: Apr 05, 2024 5:00 pm - Apr 06, 2024 5:00 pm (CST)
Tuscaloosa, Alabama

About the event

Druid City Arts Festival
City of Tuscaloosa
City of Tuscaloosa
City of Tuscaloosa
City of Tuscaloosa

About the application

The City of Tuscaloosa is excited for the 15th annual Druid City Arts Festival in 2024! Any live performer wishing to showcase their talents at The Druid City Arts Festival event should apply using this form.
Applications are due by Wednesday, January 10th at 11:59pm. 
All applications must include a link to a website or online video that demonstrates at least three live songs being performed. If no online channel is available, applicants may submit a jump drive or CD that includes a live recording of at least three songs. This can be mailed to or dropped off at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater Box Office at 2710 Jack Warner Parkway, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401, week days from 8:30am-5:00pm. 
A selection committee will review all completed applications. Decisions will be made by January 19th and all applicants will be notified.
Questions? Email

Terms & Conditions

Selected performers will be required to enter into an agreement with the City of Tuscaloosa, to be completed no later than 30 days prior to the scheduled performance, and provide a current W-9 and invoice to the City at least three weeks prior to performance date. Payment will be in the form of a check and will be delivered to the performer on event day.
The Druid City Arts Festival is scheduled for Friday, April 5th 5-9pm and Saturday, April 6th 10am-5pm. Times for performances will depend on the number of performances approved. You will receive more information about performance times in your approval email. 
Cancellation policy: Once an agreement has been executed, the performer will receive a deposit for the engagement. In the event the performer cancels the engagement, performer must return the deposit. In the event the City cancels the engagement, City shall forfeit the deposit. If the engagement is cancelled after the event start time, the City agrees to pay 100 percent of the performer fee.
The City will contract with a production company for sound and lighting and details for production will be included in the confirmation email. 

Questions on the application

Business information

  • Business name
  • Legal business name
  • Contact name
  • Address
  • Email
  • Phone
  • Website (Optional)
  • Logo (Optional)

Additional information

  • Main Genre of Music Played
  • Performance Fee for one 45/60 minute set
  • Band website or YouTube Channel
  • Band social media channels
  • Number of Members and Instrumentation
  • Are you an original songwriter?
  • Please list all notable songwriter contributions
  • Select the dates you would be available and interested in playing at the Druid City Arts Festival
  • Any additional information you feel would be helpful for the selection committee
  • Include a brief one to two sentence artist/band bio that would be used by our emcee as an introduction at the event.
  • Please include a link(s) to a website or online video that demonstrates at least three live songs being performed

Picture requirements

  • Minimum pictures required: 3
  • Be sure to include a professional or high quality image of the artist/band that will be used for promotion of the event.
DCAF 2024 Live Performer Application
DCAF 2024 Live Performer Application
Druid City Arts Festival 2024