Hiring Musicians for Plein Air

Hiring Musicians for Plein Air

Enjoy your music with a drink?
No problem!

Enjoy the various social zones around Downtown Grand Rapids where you can carry drinks out from your favorite restaurants!

Apply now to become a Plein Air Solo Musician!

Plein Air ……..It’s not just for painting.

Calling all solo instrumental musicians to apply from March 15 until May 15th for 2 hour block shifts during Plein Air by Festival of the Arts on Saturday, June 5th.

We are excited for you to bring your solo instrumental only performance talents using only non-amplified musical instruments of all styles and genres. There will not be any electric power or amplification provided or used.

As we are still in the age of COVID, we ask you keep all CDC protocols for gatherings in mind and follow good practices. Your performance areas will be throughout downtown in small designated safe areas to help with social distancing. Product sales and tips are allowed.

Each performer will receive a Plein Air Festival Weekend T-shirt. Please select size and style on the entry form. Each musician will be paid $100.00 per two-hour block.

Use the following link to apply. Final instructions and assignment of locations will be sent out within two weeks of application. Deadline for applications is May 17th.

If you have any questions, please email us at Scheduling@festivalgr.org.