Show off your talent at Preston Market by booking a spot to busk.
If you’re interested download the application form below.
There is no fee for busking.
Prospective buskers are required to complete the application form in full and return it to the Preston Market Management Office or send to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following paperwork:
Copy of identification i.e. Drivers Licence or Passport
Copy of Public Liability insurance
If you do not have Public Liability insurance the best Insurance company for actors/performers is Duck for Cover. Please call them on (03) 9439 5991 to enquire.
If you are performing as a group you are able to fill in one application form however you must ensure that you are all covered under public liability insurance.
This can be on the same or on separate liability. If separate please provide a copy for all insurances.
Please note we have new busking arrangements as follows:
Busking time duration will now be 1.5 hours
Buskers can book 2 times a month. Limited to 1 busker per day. First come, first serve.
No bookings on Saturdays and Sundays. Bookings are only Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays. Busking must be kept at an acceptable noise level. You will be informed immediately if you are deemed too loud or disruptive to the surrounding areas.
Busking locations will be Centre stage, Fruit and Vegetable Section, South Block and North Block Stage. The stage locations will be alternated and based on availability. Please see attached map.
You will be required to sign in to the management office prior to your start time.
Should you need to cancel your booking please provide at least 7 days’ notice.
All stage areas are inclusive of power
Times of performance are required
Upon receipt of your completed application form Preston Market you will then be required to provide dates and times for your bookings and a performance area will be allocated to you.
Booking availability will be provided to you once you have completed your application form.
To send your application through or for further enquiries please call (03) 9478 3130 or email email@example.com