Busker & Open Mic Registrations

Buskers Flyer Print


$250 CASH PRIZE for the popular winner.  Public Voting by QR code.  Winner announced at end of open mic competition.  5.30pm -ish.


Open Mic winner decided by judges – $250 CASH PRIZE to winner.  Pub Venue TBC – starts 3pm.

Be a busker in the streets of Penola. Perform and entertain for fun, put out your hat and collect peoples choice votes, we will give you a QR code.
Saturday 14th May Sunday May 15 as part of our festival – bookings essential.  
Looking for
  • Poets
  • Soloists
  • Duets
  • Music Troops
  • Circus style
  • Concert Bands 
  • Community Choir
Find your spot to perform on the registration form.
Return Manual Entry forms to the Penola Visitors Centre, Bowdon Street, with $10 cash per registration.  


Or Submit online with TryBooking


  • Busking spot on the Streets of Penola, pick your spot from 9am.
  • Open Mic Competition, 3pm – 6pm Royal Oak Hotel Wine Garden.  (Registrations open on 14th May, preference to buskers)


  • Saturday 14th May and Sunday 15th May, 9am til late


REGISTRATIONS: Manual or scan-to-email $10 & pick your spot on the map.

QUESTIONS?         Email [email protected] 

or call Ulrich on 0429 499 355.

Bring along your mob – explore the streets – vote for your favourite buskers – stay for the open mic – grab a bite to eat in Church Street.

Proudly brought to you by Grey-Smith Wines and Royal Oak Hotel.

Get amongst the vibe of the Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival!