Application Deadline: Tuesday, April 30, 2019


Carlsbad Music Festival Dates:
Friday-Sunday, August 2-4, 2019

We are seeking local adventurous musicians to add to our lineup for the 15th Annual Carlsbad Music Festival taking place August 2-4, 2019. Musicians of all styles and genres are invited to apply by filling out the form below. If selected, musicians will be asked to perform a 20-minute set in a Carlsbad Village venue. Musicians will be notified by June 1 if they are selected to perform.

Solo artists and ensembles/bands will be paid a flat fee of $50 per musician, for as many as 4 musicians in an ensemble. Ensembles larger than 4 pieces are welcome, but our budget is limited to $200 total per ensemble. Artists are required to submit a w-9 form and invoice prior to receiving payment, only one w-9 and payment per ensemble/band.

PLEASE NOTE: No backline will be provided. Artists are required to bring their own instruments and amps. PA system will be provided as needed at each venue. Selected artists are required to submit a stage plot by June 30.


2019 Festival Submissions are closed.