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Pumpkin Idol Jr

Calling Young Singers!

Calling all rock stars in training!  Have you dreamed of being the next American Idol?  Showcase your talent this year at the Morton Pumpkin Festival by participating in our Pumpkin Idol Jr. singing competition for ages 8-12.  The competition begins a few weeks prior to the festival with two preliminary rounds.  Preliminary rounds are for feedback to contestants only.  No contestant will be eliminated prior to the final performance.  Contestants will be singing to our festival crowds during the final performance on the Gold's Gym Entertainment Stage.  Pumpkin Idol Jr. is limited to 12 contestants, so register early!

The winner of Pumpkin Idol Jr. receives $250 and the chance to perform at next year's Morton Pumpkin Festival!

2014 Details

Event Chairman:  Susan Scott email

The cost to participate is $25 per contestant. 
Contestants must bring background music on a CD or IPod for the competition.
The winner of the competition will receive a Chamber Check for $250, which can be used at any Morton Chamber of Commerce business.

Preliminaries will be held at Inspired Arts in the Field Shopping Center at 6 pm, Thursday, September 4th.  The final round will be on Thursday, September 11th at 6 pm on the Gold's Gym Entertainment Stage.


Past Winners:
2013 - Claire Hawks
2012 - Audrey Elward

Special thanks to our sponsor Inspired Arts Academy!

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