Take to the stage at this year’s Bristol Harbour Festival!

Are you a musician aged 14-18 and live in Bristol?  Want to perform on stage at the city’s biggest summer festival, with up to 300,000 people visiting the harbourside over the weekend?  Gain new skills at an exclusive creative development day with professional artists whilst being inspired by the M-Shed’s brand new Bristol Music Exhibition.

Colston Hall and Bristol Plays Music are searching for the very best of the city’s young musical talent to form the line-up for our stage at this years Bristol Harbour Festival.

You could be a soloist, duo or in a band – you could play hip-hop, rock or classical – just as long as you feel performance ready and can fill a minimum of a 20 minute slot then we want to hear from you!  You will also need to be available on the following dates 14th, 21st and 22nd July 2018.

To apply fill in the online form by the 25th May, making sure you submit some examples of you performing your music live.

Apply now to play on the Discovery Stage 2018

Don’t have access to the internet?

Contact us to arrange an alternative method on or 0117 204 7140