Perform at the 50th Annual Northwest Folklife Festival

Northwest Folklife performers, it’s that time of year again! As we continue to evaluate what form the 50th annual Northwest Folklife Festival will take—whether in-person or virtual—we ask you to let us know your interest by filling out this short interest form in lieu of a full application. Please fill out the form by December 1.

We will be in touch with interested performers with more information in December and look forward to launching our 50th anniversary with you. Thank you!

2020 Northwest Folklife Festival Interest Form


Northwest Folklife’s Participant Guidelines and Code of Conduct: We believe everyone involved in Northwest Folklife events including performers, volunteers, staff, and audience should experience our programs free from any harassment, threats, offensive language or actions. For more information about Northwest Folklife’s Participant Guidelines and Code of Conductclick here.

Still have questions? Email our programming team or call at (206) 684-4189.