Schedule Full – Thank you for applying!

The North Carolina Arboretum is now accepting applications from Asheville-area musicians interested in performing at its 2017 Winter Lights holiday light show.

Winter Lights is The North Carolina Arboretum’s largest fundraiser. Funds raised from this event support the Arboretum’s mission and help expand its gardens, educational programming and exhibits year-round.

Show dates are November 16 – December 31, with scheduled performance times between  6:00 – 10:00 p.m. The Arboretum is seeking solo acts or groups of up to three musicians. Nondenominational holiday music preferred.

Please fill out the form below to be considered as a musical act for Winter Lights 2017. If you do not have a website, please send digital samples to with subject title: Group Name – Winter Lights Open Call. No phone or onsite inquiries permitted.

We look forward to hearing from you and thank you for your interest!