Town Launches Annual Call for Performers

Posted on Tuesday January 08, 2019

Musical talent and event performers sought for a variety of 2019 Town events

Starting today, bands, buskers and musical performers are invited to apply to the annual call for performers and take part in some of the Town’s 2019 events and festivals.

“Last year, in response to our first call for performers, we received nearly 100 applications,” said Mayor Don Mitchell. “This year, we look forward to showcasing even more local talent through our community events.”

More than 25 performers will have the opportunity to be featured at the Town’s 2019 events, including Music in the Park, Canada Day, Brooklin Harvest Festival, Open Streets and others. Applications can be submitted online at whitby.ca/callforperformers. The deadline for applications is 4 p.m. on Tuesday, March 19, 2019.

To be considered, applicants must complete the Expression of Interest application form and provide a three to four sentence biography, sample song list, promotional video and link to a website or live performance.

For more information on submitting an application, visit whitby.ca/callforperformers or email events@whitby.ca.