Carbondale Farmers Market Partners with FirstBank to Bring Back Weekly Live Music at Wednesday Markets - Aspen Real Life


Carbondale Farmers Market Partners with FirstBank to Bring Back Weekly Live Music at Wednesday Markets

Currently seeking local musicians to fill the weekly performance slots   

FirstBank, one of the nation’s largest privately held banks with a focus on “banking for good,” announced a partnership with the Carbondale Farmers’ Market for the Summer 2023 season. The sponsorship will support weekly live music, free arts and crafts for youth, and offer complimentary booth space for area nonprofits to pop-up.

  • WHO: FirstBank and the Carbondale Farmers’ Market are seeking local performers interested in playing music during the upcoming Farmers Market season. 
  • WHAT: Local Roaring Fork Valley musicians, Spanish-speaking and LatinX groups, are strongly encouraged to apply. 
    • $200 compensation per time slot.
  • WHEN: Every Wednesday from June 7th – September 27th. Two weekly time slots are available: 
    • Morning: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 
    • Afternoon: 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. 
  • HOW: Interested artists are asked to email the Farmers Market at [email protected].

In addition, FirstBank is offering a booth space at the Farmers’ Market to local nonprofits. This opportunity includes a 10×10 booth space, table, tent and a covered registration fee. Booths will be available for nonprofits to reserve every Wednesday from June 7th – September 27th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Roaring Fork Valley nonprofits interested in the FirstBank sponsored booth space are also encouraged to contact the Farmers Market at [email protected] to learn more about availability and to sign up. 

Market vendor applications for the 2023 market season are closed. For more information about the weekly market, visit

About FirstBank

FirstBank began providing banking services in 1963. Today, it’s known as an industry leader in digital banking and has grown to be one of the largest privately held banks in the United States, maintaining nearly $28 billion in assets and 100 branch locations across Colorado, Arizona and California. FirstBank offers a full range of commercial banking services, including business financing, commercial real estate loans, treasury management and a variety of consumer deposit accounts, home equity loans, mortgages, rental property loans and more. Since 2000, FirstBank has been recognized as a top corporate philanthropist, contributing more than $85 million and thousands of volunteer hours to charitable organizations. The company is also unique in that a large portion of its stock is owned by management and employees, giving employees a financial stake in the bank’s success through its Employee Stock Ownership Program. For more information, visit Member FDIC. 

About Carbondale Farmers Market
The Carbondale Farmers’ Market has been established as a downtown event for over 15 years. It is now a 501c4 non-profit entity that provides a platform for small local and regional business owners to sell their local goods to the Roaring Fork Valley. The values of the market are to promote a local economy and support local growers and makers while meeting the needs of the community. We believe that by featuring locally produced foods and goods, we provide a healthier, more enjoyable quality of life in the Roaring Fork Valley.  

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