All 2022 performances have been filled.


To be considered for 2023, please fill out the application. We will follow up with you in

Fall of 2022 when applications launch.


Open call for artists takes place August-October with bands being confirmed in early November. Please keep an eye out on our social media for the announcement!

Want to perform at the 2022 Sanford Porchfest? We are looking for talented local artists from various genres who are interested in being part of the magic. From solo to ensembles, we welcome all. As a performer, you are permitted to sell merchandise and collect tips during your set time; however, everyone involved donates their time and talent. All performers will be tagged in the stage lineup posts on social media, as well as be featured on our lineup poster and official map.

Sanford Porchfest Corporation is a volunteer-based 501c3 nonprofit that calls upon the goodwill of humanity and unites their community through the arts. 100% of the proceeds from this event are returned to the community in the form of funding for youth art programming and fine-art scholarships.  Everyone involved in this event is willing to contribute their love and energy to the future of the arts in Seminole County.


Performance Requirements:

  • Be available on February 26th from 11:00am-6:30pm.

  • Hold the date through the open call window (Aug.-Oct.).

  • Fill out the online form.

  • As a Porchfest goodwill ambassador, be willing to donate your set time (this is a volunteer gig - every single person involved volunteers their time for the cause).

  • Understand that performances / set times will be confirmed on/before November 20th. 

  • Perform at a considerate volume for family-friendly audience.

  • Bring whatever gear is necessary to perform. No equipment is provided by the event. Power is provided by the Homeowner.

  • Accept all liability for your own equipment.

  • You are permitted to sell merchandise and collect tips during your set.

  • Get the word out for all of your friends to join!


As a thank you, you’ll be gifted with a token of our appreciation!