Winchester Porchfest
Saturday, June 8, 2024 (rain date June 9)
12noon – 5:30pm

What type of performers is Porchfest looking for?
  • We welcome performances of all types: Music, Dance, Poetry, Storytelling.
  • We seek solo acts, duets, small bands, large bands, dance groups, poets and story tellers.
  • All ages welcome, preference given to Winchester-affiliated groups.
  • Please be aware that Porchfest is a family-friendly event. We cannot accept acts with inappropriate language or imagery.
Where do I perform?
  • We match you to a host in Winchester.
  • If you have a preferred host site for your performance, you can indicate so in the form below. Also, please have your preferred site signup as a Porchfest host.
  • If you want to perform at your own site, please make sure to sign up as both a host and performer.
  • We will try to accept all entries and accommodate all requests for venues, space permitting.
  • You’ll have a one-hour time slot between 12noon – 5:30pm.
What time slots are available for performing?

We are looking for performances during the following slots:

Slot Start End Setup
1 12:00p 1:00p Setup at 11:30a
2 1:30p 2:30p Setup at 1:00p
3 3:00p 4:00p Setup at 2:30p
4 4:30p 5:30p Setup at 4:00p
What do I need to bring as a performer?
  • You provide your own sound equipment, if you require one.
  • You may sell your merch (if you’ve got it).
How do I sign up to be a Porchfest performer?
  • Fill out the form below to sign up.
  • If you have questions, please use our contact form to ask questions.