Street Performances Welcome!


Sunday June 5, 2016


4th Street SW 

Between 13 Ave. & Elbow Dr.

Busker Registration NOW OPEN

Please read the following busking options for this year’s festival:
Busker Pitches ($10)
- Only for performers who require amplification and/or draw an audience. Examples:  musicians, dance/performance groups, one man bands, magicians, jugglers, etc.
- Located in 3 avenue intersections. Includes a tent, one speaker, one mic, one 4 channel  sound board, no tech.
- Half hour time slots – each performer receives a mandatory 3 time slots.
- You are confirmed as a busker pitch performer when you purchase and pick up your  permit at the Lilac Fest Office within 5 days of applying, 201- 501 18th Avenue SW  Calgary, Alberta T2S 0C7.
- There are ONLY 10 of these permits available. First come, first serve.
- Your schedule will be emailed to you.
- If you wish to continue busking following your scheduled performances, we ask that  you use Central Memorial Park on 12 Avenue or Tomkins Park on 17 Avenue.
Roving Buskers ($10)
- One on one individual interaction
- Does NOT draw an audience or use amplification. Examples: balloon twisters,  caricature artists, painters/artists
- If you are selling your work, you must purchase a retail permit ($40)
- Purchase and pick up permits on event day at the Information Tent located on the west  side of 4th Street and 21st Avenue SW.
- For public safety reasons, please adhere to being asked to move by security or a festival  organizer.
Contact if you require further information.

We are no longer accepting applications for buskers at this year’s festival.