Welcome!

Save the date: on June 23rd & 24th, the Plaza at Union Station will be transformed into a world-class busker festival. Join us on the 105th Meridian for an amazing weekend of family entertainment & fun! 

Featuring street performers, live bands, film screenings, face-painters, interactive workshops & a scavenger hunt at Denver's glorious Union Station. Art Cars from Trinidad, CO, crafts by Board & Brush & the students from Arts Street, a Tesla to explore & so much more... 

The Union Station Buskerfest jury has curated a line-up of internationally acclaimed performers and local Colorado artists. A world record holder is coming to Denver!  Breakdancers, jugglers, magicians and more.  On-site juggling and off-site hooping workshops.

Sponsors

Union Station Buskerfest reflects Denver's commitment to the arts. Station vendors will create specials in honor of the Buskerfest, proceeds benefit the local non-profit Arts Street, an organization offering job training through the arts to underserved youth.

Schedule & Map

The Festival kicks off Friday, June 23rd at 5:00 pm with a hula hooping flash mob, ending for the evening at 8:00 pm.  Saturday, June 24th the Festival runs from 10:00am through 8:00pm with shows alternating between two performance pitches every half hour. Print schedule.

Schedule of Events

Friday, June 23 Saturday, June 24
5:00 -5:15     North Pitch
Hoop lesson with Marawa the Amazing
Farmers Market North end of Plaza from 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 - 5:30    South Pitch
Gora Gora Orkestar
10:00 - 6:00 
Face Painting $5/face

10:00 - 3:00
Board & Brush crafts

10:00 - 8:00
Film screening in Lower lever Gallery of Union Station

3:00 - 7:00
5 Green Boxes Recycled Flower Craft.

5:20 - 5:30    South Pitch
Flash Mob with Marawa the Amazing
10:00 - 11:00     South Pitch
Sam Malcom
5:30 - 6:30    South Pitch
Magic Brain
11:00 - 11:10      South Pitch 
Marawa the Amazing
6:30 - 7:00    South Pitch
Gora Gora Orkestar with Marawa last 10 minutes.
11:10 - 12:00      South Pitch
USA Breakdancers
7:00 - 8:00    South Pitch
USA Break Dancers
12:00 - 1:00       South Pitch
Magic Brian
 5:00 - 8:00
Film screening in the Lower Level Gallery of Union Station - including Union Station: Portal to Progress a short documentary on the history and renovation of Union Station.
1:00 - 1:45         South Pitch
Bekah
Art Cars will be parked across 17th Street from the plaza throughout the Festival. 1:45 - 2:45        South Pitch
Sam Malcom
Craft tent open throughout the Festival.  2:45 - 3:30       North Pitch 
USA Breakdancers
Films screening throughout the Festival in the lower level Gallery of Union Station.

 

3:30 - 4:30        South Pitch 
Magic Brian
Valet parking for Festival guests available at a reduced rate of $12/day. 4:30 - 5:30        North Pitch 
Sam Malcom
Come and explore a Tesla and  bid on the chance to take it home for 24 hours! 5:30 - 6:00        South Pitch
Bateria Alegria with Marawa the Amazing
6:00 - 6:30        North Pitch 
USA Breakdancers
 *Subject to change* 6:30 - 7:30        South Pitch
Magic Brian
7:30 - 8:00        North Pitch 
Bateria Alegria with Marawa the Amazing.

Union Station Buskerfest location

  • Address
    1701 Wynkoop St,
    Denver, CO 80202

$12 validated valet parking courtesy of Commutifi Valet stand at 17th & Wynkoop.

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