imagine hagerstown opening acts
and Music on the Square

The City of Hagerstown seeks musical artists to perform in two series: Imagine Hagerstown Fourth Friday Opening Acts and Music on the Square in the City's iconic Public Square. We are looking for great musicians who perform great music and who have lots of experience playing for people. Preference will be given to artists from the Hagerstown area who have a following and will attract people to hear them perform. Sound support provided. All genres of music considered.


Note: for Music on the Square, we cannot hire bands of more than 4 people and we cannot accommodate drum kits.


Performance fees in $100-$800 range.

Gig Details - Imagine Hagerstown Opening Acts

  • Friday evenings, 5:00-6:00 pm

  • May 27, June 24, July 22, August 26, September 23

  • University Plaza, Hagerstown 

  • Sound support provided by City of Hagerstown

  • SUBMISSION - use this Google Form

Gig Details - Music on the Square

  • Friday evenings, 5:30-7:30 pm

  • Dates: TBD

  • Public Square, Hagerstown 

  • Sound support provided by City of Hagerstown

  • SUBMISSION - the submission process is not currently open for this series. Check back later!

Criteria for Selection

  • Evidence of past success in live performance settings

  • Artist’s/Band’s home base; preference will be given to those based in the Hagerstown regional area