Grande Prairie International Street Performers Festival

Marvel at the spectacular street performers in Grande Prairie! From musicians to jugglers, acrobats to unicyclists, the festival features hundreds performances by an international cast of amazing street artists.

Festival Dates: -
* Dates pending for 2024
Location: Grande Prairie, Alberta

The Grande Prairie International Street Performers Festival celebrates busking and street entertainment with spectacular acts from around the world, with performances spread over six days, four communities and five locations!

A lineup of unique talents

Each year features a lineup of countless talents from jugglers to tiny bicycles and fire breathers to acrobats.

2024 headliners have yet to be announced. 

Headlining acts at the 2023 festival included:

  • Rogan Josh
  • Hannah Cryle
  • Pandoric Productions: Stilts and More!
  • Marcia Toter
  • Caricatures by Simon

A performer at the Grande Prairie International Street Performers Festival

*All photos provided by Wayne Ayling and event information provided by event organizers*

In past years the event has been hosted in multiple venues around the Grande Prairie region. In 2023 the show made stops in three different nearby towns, before finishing the run in downtown Grande Prairie over the weekend. 

Dates and locations - TBA for 2024

You can find more information on this years festival on the official festival website.

When you go

If you're headed to Grande Prairie for the weekend why not check out some of the local sights and entertainment. 

Coming in from out of town or taking a stay-cation for GP’s International Street Performers Festival?

The folks at Grande Prairie Regional Tourism make your job in getting your festival experience organized easy, with suggested itineraries, places to stay and tons more available on the Grande Prairie Tourism website.

Choose City Centre with your Grande Prairie accommodations for July's Grande Prairie International Street Performers Festival or anytime this summer... try the Sandman Hotel, newly renovated in 2022, at the centre of all the action, it's FestivalSeekers recommended. For the full list, check out the Grande Prairie Regional Tourism accommodation listings here.