PLAY: Cellar Door (WA) Summer

Posted by:  Cellar Door (PT)  | When:  –  | Where: Cellar Door, 940 Water Street 1, Port Townsend, Washington, USA

  Booking 3 Sonicbids bands

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Cellar Door is a cocktail bar, nightclub and live music venue open 7 days a week in the beautiful historic Port Townsend! 
We create unique, eclectic craft cocktails using the best ingredients and spirits. 

We're Port Townsend's best music venue and book awesome bands to play throughout the summer. 

The Opportunity

We have live entertainment six nights each week, bringing world-class musicians and great events to Port Townsend:

Thursday evenings @ 7pm - live jazz each week with local and regional groups. Free to all, but remember to tip your musicians!

Friday and Saturday evenings - performances of all genres of music, ranging from folk to funk, jazz to punk rock, roots and Americana to Chicago blues. Cover charge and schedule vary from night to night.

Sunday evenings @ 7pm - smaller, more intimate performances of traditional American music, primarily featuring folk, country, blues, and bluegrass. Free to the public, but tipping the musicians is highly encouraged!

Monday evenings @ 6pm - Jack Reid hosts open-mic at Cellar Door! Sign-ups start at 6:00, opening act at 6:30, and the open mic show at 7:00. Also free to all!

The Band

We are looking for ALL genres! If we believe you fit the vibe of our establishment, we'll find the right night for you. 

This is an amazing opportunity for local, regional, and nationally touring artists

Bands must be actively playing shows 

Bands must be willing to heavily promote the show if chosen to play

Bands are able to sell merch on-site

All acts applying must meet the criteria that we look for, lyrics, stage presence, style and artists must have a fanbase

Acts must have a solid online presence 

The Gig

  • We have different artist compensation packages that include: Door/Guarantee/Sales Split
  • We also have backline onsite! 

  • We have more dates available than those listed. If you're interested in playing our venue, apply and we'll send you availabilities that we think fit your band!

    Pay is determined upon booking

    PA provided

    Basic backline provided 

    Capacity 150+

    Local bands must be able to draw  25+


  • Compensation Amount: Determined at time of booking