Thank you for your interest in being a Performer!
We allow for a number of different types of performances at the StreetFair each year. With one stage, an organized street performance area, and also busking throughout the streets there will be plenty of spaces and opportunities to showcase your talents!
If you are interested in performing on our stage, or as an organized street performer, please fill out and return our performer application below by April 15, 2018.
Preference will be given to early applications and each selected stage performer will be awarded $100, so apply soon!
If you are interested in becoming a busker at the U District StreetFair, please read the busker rules below.1. Busking is allowed at the U District StreetFair. Performance locations along University Way NE are generally located in bus shelters. 2. Some additional spaces along U Way may be available, however crowd control and allowing for clear pedestrian access will be the responsibility of the buskers. If there is not adequate pedestrian access to ensure safety, Street Fair Staff may ask the Busker to move to another location. 3. NO busking is allowed at the Intersection of NE 43rd or NE 42nd due to conflict with the stages. Busking is allowed at the intersection of NE 47th when there is not a scheduled performance. 4. NO busking is allowed on the sidewalk or in the spaces between vendor booths or behind vendor booths. This is strictly reserved for pedestrian walkways. 5. Please be respectful of the vendors and keep performance volume to a moderate level. 6. It is the responsibility of buskers to share the use of the space they perform in. When other buskers are waiting please limit your set to one hour. 7. StreetFair staff may assist buskers in enforcing the rotation of performers if necessary. 8. This is a family friendly event, No profanity/nudity is allowed.
Questions regarding Performance opportunities and Busking please direct to: