PLAY: Summer on the Hudson 2022 (NY)

Posted by:  Summer on the Hudson  | When:  –  | Where: New York City, New York, USA

  Booking 10 Sonicbids bands
$0.00  Apply now


Summer on the Hudson is looking for local NYC or East Coast Sonicbids bands to feature in our 2022 festival season (May-early October) in Riverside Park.

Selected artists will receive between $600-$2000 (based on various factors).

The Opportunity

Summer on the Hudson is a five-month season (May-early October) of free arts, culture, and wellness programming in a beautiful outdoor venue along the Hudson River from 59th to 181st Streets in Manhattan. This is a fully outdoor festival with a mix of music concerts, dance performances, outdoor film screenings, kids concerts, wellness activities, and more, produced by NYC Parks and the Riverside Park Conservancy.

Amplified Sunday concerts (Sunday evenings in July) get people up and dancing. Friday Freshen Up (Last Friday of the month, May-August) concerts feature solo acts, duos, or trios filling an intimate outdoor space with good vibes. Full day festivals are curated based on theme or music genre, such as "women who rock" or bluegrass/folk.

The Band

  • Local NYC or East Coast bands only, or bands that already have plans to be on the East Coast
  • No cover bands
  • Open to artists from genres listed in presenter profile
  • Welcome to groups that have a great sound and great energy
  • All ages/all audiences friendly

The Gig

  • Basic backline provided 
  • house monitors
  • speakers
  • mics and mic stands
  • Bands should bring most their own gear just incase


  • Compensation Amount: $600.00 - $2,000.00


Apply by Jan 15, 2024

Free for Gig Seeker Pro Subscribers