Sauga Busks

Apply for a Sauga Busks ID badge that allows you to perform in approved public spaces in Mississauga.

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The Sauga Busks program is available from April to October between 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Only 50 SaugaBusk ID badges will be issued for the busking season.

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How it works

  • Busking identification must be worn at all times while you are performing. Identification can be used for up to five performers.
  • No electricity or stages are available for performers. Battery operated amps are allowed.
  • Busking locations are not scheduled and are on a first come, first serve basis with a two hour limit
  • Signage is installed at the approved SaugaBusks locations

Approved locations for 2022

  • Celebration Square
  • Streetsville Village Square
  • Port Credit Main street, by the river
  • Port Credit marina, by the marina
  • Memorial Park – behind Port Credit library
  • JJ Plaus Park (Port Credit), along the pier
  • JJ Plaus Park (Port Credit), end of Pier
  • Lakefront Promenade Park, covered area by boat launch at the far end of the park
  • Meadowvale Community Centre, behind the building by Lake Aquitaine pier
  • Port Credit Farmers Market – Pre-approval is required by contacting the BIA at natasha@portcredit.com
  • Streetsville BIA Farmers Market – Pre-approval is required by contacting the BIA at duncan@villageofstreetsville.com

View a map of approved busking locations.

For more information, contact Corey Poole, Music Development Coordinator via email at corey.poole@mississauga.ca.