Application

Performer Application

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Deadline: Feb 11, 2023 11:59 pm (GMT-07:00) Mountain Time (US & Canada)
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Date: Jun 15, 2023 11:00 am - Jun 17, 2023 10:00 pm
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Logan, Utah
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Free

About the event

Summerfest Arts Faire takes place in Logan, Utah, June 15-17, 2023. Summerfest Arts Faire is a fine art/fine craft event popular with collectors and visitors (over 60,000) and takes place at the Cache County Fairgrounds and Event Center, 490 South 500 West, Logan UT, 84321. Summerfest Arts Faire is a juried event known for its quality original artwork.
Summerfest Arts Faire
Summerfest Arts Faire
Summerfest Arts Faire
Summerfest Arts Faire

About the application

You are cordially invited to submit an application for participation in the 39th Annual Summerfest Arts Faire to take place at the Cache County Fairgrounds, 490 South 500 West, in Logan, Utah, June 15-17, 2023. Summerfest Arts Faire 2023 will feature 170+ artists' booths, performances on two stages, a family art yard and food venders featuring food from around the world. Attendance at Summerfest Arts Faire averages 60,000 and is Cache Valley's favorite "kick-off to summer" event. Summerfest Arts Faire is a nonprofit corporation dedicated to celebrating the arts in Cache Valley. Our application process opens December 5th, 2022 with an application deadline of February 11th, 2023. Our Jurying process will then take place with applicants being notified March 27, 2023.

Terms & Conditions

General Information
Performance dates: Thursday, June 15, 2023 through Saturday, June 17, 2023. Performances begin at about 10-11 am and go until 10 pm. We have two stages that operate concurrently: The MAIN STAGE is 24'x20'x40 inches high. Full lighting and sound reinforcement provided, with sound engineer on site at all times. The stage and audience area are both under a tent. Seating capacity is about 300 chairs plus lawn seating all around. The INDOOR STAGE is in the Events Center and will be 16'x12'x24 inches high. Seating capacity is about 150-200. This stage will be acoustic bands only. Full sound reinforcement provided, with sound engineer on site. No lights other than the main lights in the hall. This is a family-friendly festival, and we only hire groups that present material that is in good taste and does not celebrate drugs, alcohol, sex, or other adult topics. Performance applications open December 5, 2022 and the deadline is February 11, 2023. Selections Process:  Artists will be selected by a jury comprised of music and performing arts professionals. Jury selections will be based upon materials submitted with the application and on past performances. The jury will look for professionalism, originality, creativity, and suitability of materials for our family audiences. Work Samples: All applicants are required to provide samples of their work. The work samples should reflect how you will look/sound at Summerfest Arts Faire, i.e., if you plan to perform solo at Summerfest Arts Faire, your work sample should be solo, not a highly produced recording with multiple musicians playing. To submit work samples: Submit URLs for online places (your own website, or others like ReverbNation, CDBaby, Facebook, etc.) where we can hear your music and view a video of a recent performance (preferred). At least one quality photo that can be used for publicity should be submitted with your application. Deadline: Completed applications and supporting materials must be received by Summerfest Arts Faire no later than midnight on Saturday, February 11, 2023. Notification of jury decisions will be emailed by Saturday, March 27, 2023. Contracts: Accepted performing artists are required to sign a contract with Summerfest Arts Faire specifying, among other things, payments, requirements, and liability. Contracts will be emailed by early April, and must be signed and returned with a technical rider no later than Monday, April 17, either via email or by mail. Links to performances of accepted performers, as well as photos may be used for archival, publicity, and website purposed before, during and after the event. Technical Rider: Performers must supply us with a technical rider when submitting their signed contract which is due no later than April 17, 2023. This rider must outline all tech needs for the artists performance. Fees: Summerfest Arts Faire pays all contracted performers. Please indicate desired fee on the application and indicate if it is negotiable. Note: Summerfest Arts Faire does not pay transportation or housing for local or regional artists. Payments: All payments will be made onsite following the performance. Information packets detailing all production and setup information will be sent to accepted artists in May. Questions regarding Summerfest Arts Faire may be directed to our offices, (324)213-3858, by mail to 69 East 100 North, Logan, UT 84321, or emailed to shirlene@logansummerfest.org
2023 Deadlines and Important Dates: Monday, December 5, 2022, Applications open. Saturday, February 11, 2023, applications due no later than midnight. Monday, March 27, 2023, Notification emails sent to all artist applicants. Monday, April 3, 2023, Contracts sent to selected artists. Monday, April 17, 2023, Signed contracts along with Technical Rider due back to Summerfest Arts Faire office. June 15-17, 2023, Summerfest Arts Faire

Questions on the application

Business information

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

Additional information

  • Performing Artist musical samples/performances.
  • Fee for 1 hour performance.

Picture requirements

  • Minimum pictures required: 1
  • At least one photograph that can be used for publicity must be included with your application. Photos may be used for archival, publicity, and website purposed before, during and after the event.
Performer Application
Performer Application
Summerfest Arts Faire 2023