Mill Valley Arts Commission - Call for Musical Artists

Call for Musical Artists 2020

The Mill Valley Arts Commission will host outdoor concerts in the Downtown Plaza on Saturday June 27th and Saturday, August 29th, 2020. Concerts will include performances from at least 3 musical artists/groups.

Concerts will be held on the Mill Valley Downtown Plaza, which is a public open-air Plaza in the City center surrounded by local retail shops and restaurants.

Each selected artist/group will receive a $500 payment on the day of the concert. Sound system, audio technician and event publicity will be provided by the Arts Commission.

All interested musical artists are encouraged to apply. Performers need to be able to play at least one 30-45 minute set. Please note that in order to provide the widest opportunity for local musicians, those performers who participated in the 2019 Concerts on the Plaza will not be eligible for the 2020 series.

To be considered, first complete the online Musical Artist Submission form by Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 5pm.

Once your online submission form and $20 submission fee payment is processed you will receive an email from with upload instructions to send in at least 3 of your musical selections in MP3 format and any promotional material no later than Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 5 pm.

Submission information, submission fees and music will be accepted via online application and music upload process only.

All musical submissions will be reviewed and the Arts Commission will select musicians to perform in the Concerts in the Plaza series at their March 10, 2020 Commission meeting and results will be released by the end of March 2020.

Contact the Mill Valley Arts Commission at or 415-383-1370 with questions.

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