Booking Procedure

As we are currently unable to safely open our indoor venue, regular submissions are not being accepted at this time. We are open to working with bands/DJ's on providing a venue for live streaming, music videos, and/or practice space. Feel free to contact us via the form below.

Email The Legionnaire Saloon your booking request with the following questions answered as best you can.
1. What is your typical expected draw on a weekday, any time slot. (please be realistic.)
2. What is your typical expected draw on a weekend, any time slot. (please be realistic.)
3. Please list other venues you have played or regularly play in the Bay Area 
4. Please list band members/instrumentation.
5. Please list any other special requests or requirements.
6.Please provide links to music and/or videos.

You will only hear back from us if we are interested in booking you.. We will check out your music and let you know if it's a good fit at The Legionnaire Saloon. We prefer booking artists with original music and are not accepting "cover" bands at this time. Thank you for your interest!



Mail or drop-off a minimum of 5 standard size posters (11”x17” for example), at least 2 weeks prior to your show date. Please include date and time of your performance on them.
Mail or drop off posters to: 2272 Telegraph Ave., Oakland ,Ca. 94612
Once posters are received, we will make sure they are posted on time.
Weekly “residency” acts must supply posters with their weekly show-date and time as well.


Post your performance date and times on your website as soon as your show date is confirmed. (If you do not have a band/artist website, at least look into free promotional services such as Facebook,Instagram,,Twitter, or
Post your performance date and times on your social networking sites, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram,LastFM, etc. You should have a Facebook “band page” set up, its free and takes only a couple minutes.

Create a Facebook event and tag/link The Legionnaire Saloon's Facebook page. 

Tweet! Tweet! Tweet! Building up to your show date, rally your Twitter and Facebook followers to retweet your show posting at the Legionnaire Saloon and to Share your Facebook event!


The Legionnaire Saloon will promote your show on as well as our social networking and ticketing sites. We will promote shows through any new social media or “apps” as they come available.

Please note, these are not just suggestions, this is a list of requirements in order to book a show at The Legionnaire Saloon. These are simple yet powerful promotional tools to help you get your fans out to your shows at The Legionnaire Saloon and make many new fans! We will promote your show to the best of our ability and expect you to do the same. Failure to meet these expectations may result in the loss of a show date.

The Legionnaire Saloon's #1 goal is to showcase Oakland's best local music, so help us help you! 

Booking Submission