Market Entertainment

We host nearly four dozen scheduled performances in Friendship Square each year, and the market features many talented local entertainers. Past performances have included rock bands, blues artists, bagpipe ensembles, and more!

Online Application

The Moscow Farmers Market is no longer accepting applications for the 2021 season.

The performer application for the 2022 season will be available January 1, 2022. For additional information, contact Digital Media Specialist Corey Oglesby at or 208-883-7000 ext. 7231.

Collage of musicians performing at the Moscow Farmers Market

Performance Schedules





Performance Vendors (Buskers) at the Market

The Market offers additional opportunities throughout Main Street for performance vendors who play musical instruments, sing, dance, face paint, create balloon art, etc. 

These locations are designated by Market Staff in non-vendor spaces and do not include Friendship Square. 

To become an eligible performance vendor (busker):

  • Review the Performance Vendor & Busker Guidelines (PDF).
  • Complete the registration form (PDF)
  • Schedule an appointment with the Community Events Division to submit the completed registration form and obtain a Release & Hold Harmless and ST-124 tax form.
  • Performance vendor (busker) is eligible to participate in the Moscow Farmers Market.

To sign-up for space at the Moscow Farmers Market:

  • Visit the City of Moscow tent on Market day beginning at 7:45 a.m. to reserve a 2.5 hour time slot. 
  • Pay the performance vendor (busker) fee. Performance vendors (buskers) may only seek tips or donations during their reserved time slot.