Artist, Band & Parade Submission

Thank you for your interest in our events


July: Pearl Street Arts Fest. Saturday & Sunday, July 20 - 21, 2019.  New: 14th Street Artist Preview on Friday, July 19 from 3 - 8 pm!  
This year's application deadline has passed.  Please check back in October for 2020 event information.

September: Firefly Handmade Market at the Downtown Boulder Fall Fest. Saturday - Sunday, September 14 - 15, 2019.  Applications will be open in the summer of 2019 for the Firefly Handmade Market at the Downtown Boulder Fall Fest



Downtown Boulder accepts submissions from a large variety of local bands for the Tulip Fairy and Elf Festival, Bands on the Bricks, the Boulder Craft Beer Festival, and Fall Fest.

Please Note: Downtown Boulder does not accept email or phone solicitations from bands. 

Apply as a Band



Downtown Boulder's Lights of December Parade is open to community groups, non-profit organizations, and local businesses. Floats of all sorts are accepted - creativity and the use of non-vehicular modes of transport are encouraged!  Non-Profit/Community group entries are $45.  Business entries are $250.

Sign-up for the Parade



If you have any questions about participating in Downtown Boulder events, please contact our events department: