City of Napa - Street Artists and Street Performers Program (Busking Program)

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City of Napa - Street Artists and Street Performers Program (Busking Program)


The City of Napa Street Performers and Street Artists Program ( Busking Program ) offers a unique entertainment experience, bringing life to Dwight Murray Plaza and Veterans Park with live music, street performers and acts.

The City of Napa’s Busking Program is designed to encourage and promote opportunities for emerging artists and engage the community.

If you want to participate this summer, the sooner you apply– the better!

Goals for the Busking Program

  • To strengthen and expand the identity and presence of arts, culture and entertainment offerings.
  • Draw residents and visitors to Dwight Murray Plaza, Veterans Park and downtown Napa
  • To enhance the character of Napa though the visibility of community- valued arts and cultural experience.
  • To promote public participation and interaction with artists and musicians through the Program.
  • To stimulate the downtown economy through increased pedestrian activity and create an art desination in downtown Napa.

A permit is required to participate in the Busking Program. Please complete the Busking application and email to Meredith at or drop off/mail to the address below

City of Napa

Parks and Recreation Department

attn: Meredith Nevard

1500 Jefferson St.

Napa, CA 95476