2-Day Music Fest

Experience Culture, Excitement, Music & Fun

Competing Applicants will be put in 2 categories: Band/Artist  or  Acoustic/Spoken Word

Be A Part of Something Special. TBBHF will conduct a Showcase Competition that will allow local and regional bands; acoustic artist and spoken word entertainers the opportunity to perform at the 17th annual 2-day Tampa Bay Black Heritage Music Fest on January 21 & 22, 2017. We are excited to open this competition to the community.

To be eligible and apply.    Apply today in the category below that describes your group.

Please provide the following:

  • Quality Photos (hi res; 300 dpi minimum) limit 2
  • YouTube page link
  • Short bio (200 words maximum)
  • Other social media links (Facebook; Instagram, twitter, etc.)
  • Dedicated sound page (i.e., sound cloud; reverb, etc.)
  • EPK – Electronic Press Kit, if applicable

The first 25 groups to properly submit and provide the requested materials will be considered in the voting competition. Registration begin on September 7th, and will run until October 20, 2016.
In Novebmer, voting will be open to the community, for 30 days, to select the entertainer(s) they would like to see perform at the Music Fest.
In early December, the winners will be contacted by Festival Staff on the next step in the process.

If you have been working hard on developing your craft, and looking for the right platform to showcase your talent, gain maximum exposure to thousands of people, or just be seen and/or heard, this is the competition for you. Our stage will allow you to give back to the community and brand your name.

Register today, and spread the word to family and friends to vote for you in November.

Music Fest Performer Contest - Click Here To Apply

Music Fest

Event Sponsor

Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival Music Fest Presented by Zenith

600 North Ashley Drive, Tampa, FL 33602, USA

Where: Curtis Hixon Park
Date: January 16th & January 17th
Time: 10 AM – 8 PM
Cost: Free

Buy Tickets

To purchase preferred seating tickets please click the link above.

Event Contact Person:   William Saunders [email protected]

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featured national performers

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past performances

Ohio Players
Nick Collione
Pieces of a Dream
Ken Ford
Paul Taylor