Thursdays On First & 3rd

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 Riverside Concerts is proud to partner with the Rochester Downtown Alliance to bring you the evening entertainment at Thursdays on First & 3rd again in 2018. #communitypartnership 

Local bands/musicians needed for Thursdays On First & 3rd

Thursdays On First & 3rd LogoROCHESTER, MN,- Riverside Concerts is seeking local bands/musicians to play the Thursdays On First& 3rd Music Festival. All musical genres will be considered.


Thursdays On First & 3rd Requirements:

1). 5pm acts must have enough material to fill a 60-minute set; 7pm acts must have enough material to fill a 90-minute set

2). must provide own backline (on-stage instruments and amplification) 

To apply, please submit a press kit, or a link to an electronic press kit, that includes photos, bios, a song-list, and at least (3) three audio/video recordings.  

Be sure to include a contact person’s name, phone, and e-mail.

Direct all submissions to: 

Local Band Submissions
c/o Riverside Concerts
201 4th St. SE, Suite 170
Rochester MN 55904 

By submitting a press kit, you are granting Riverside Concerts the right to share samples of your band's music with headliners who request approval of opening act rights. For more information, call (507) 328-2201 or e-mail

About Thursdays On First & 3rd:

Thursdays on First & 3rd Summer Market & Music Festival is a weekly outdoor market of over 100 art, craft and food vendors and live entertainment every Thursday throughout the summer. Thursdays on First & 3rd beginsin earlyJune and runs throughthe end ofAugust. Thursdays on First & 3rd is an event that unites the Rochester community and provides a free option to simply enjoy life, feel a sense of place, and interact with others! Sit back and relax with friends and family as musical talent is featured from 11:30 AM-1:00 PM. Stick around for the Music Festival performances at 5:00 PM and 7:00 PM on two stages!

Thursdays On First & 3rd