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Apply to Perform

Every year the Office of Special Events (OSE) accepts submissions (bio, cds, photos, links, etc.) from musicians for consideration for the Friday Extra Concert Series, Lunch at Lykes, Downtown Sounds at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, Yappy Hour at Washington Street Park and Santa Fest.

If you would like to be considered to perform. . .

Download and complete the Application to Perform and send it along with a biography, CD or link to audio to:

City of Tampa Office of Special Events
Attention: Apply to Perform
3402 W. Columbus Drive
Tampa, FL 33607
or via email: Specialevents@tampagov.net

Lunch at Lykes

Dates: Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Fridays, October 1 - September 30
Times: Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Location: Lykes Square Park, 410 N. Franklin Street
Genre: Acapella, Adult Contemporary, Blues, Folk, Pop, Country, Jazz, Latin, Reggae, Rock, Singer/Songwriter, Soul
Submissions Accepted:
June 1 - September 30
 

 


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Yappy Hour

Dates: 2nd Thursday of each month, October 1 - September 30
Times: 4:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Location: Washington Street Park, 118 N 12th Street
Genre: A Capella, Adult Contemporary, Blues, Folk, Pop, Country, Jazz, Latin, Reggae, Rock, Singer/Songwriter, Soul
Submissions Accepted: June 1 - September 30

 

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Downtown Sounds

Dates: 3rd Tuesday of each month, October 1 - September 30
Times: 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Location: Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, 600 N. Ashley Drive
Genre: Adult Contemporary, Americana, Blues, Celtic, Folk, Pop, Country, Jazz, Latin, Reggae, Rock, Singer/Songwriter, Soul, Contemporary Classical
Submissions Accepted
: June 1 - September 3

 

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Friday Extra Concert Series

Date: Fridays, April and May
Times: 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Location: April - Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, 600 N. Ashley Drive and May - Lowry Park, 7850 North Blvd.
Genre:  A Capella, Acoustic, Adult Contemporary, Alternative, Americana, Bluegrass, Blues, Celtic, Classic Rock, Contemporary Classical, Country, Cover Band, Folk, Funk, Gospel, Jam Band, Jazz, Latin, Pop, Punk, Reggae, Rock, Singer/Songwriter, Soul, Standards, Urban/R&B, and World Music
Submissions Accepted: October 1 - December 31

 

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Santa Fest and the Rough Riders Holiday Parade

Date: 1st Saturday in December
Time: Noon - 4 p.m.
Location: Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, 600 N. Ashley Drive
Genre: Holiday
Submissions Accepted: June 1 - October 31

 

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