Saturday, September 16
Pumpkin Festival Entertainment Stage
1st Place Individuals: $100 in Chamber Checks
1st Place Group: $100 in Chamber Checks
People’s Choice Award Winner: $150 in Chamber Checks
Auditions are not required, but participation approval will simply be first come first serve. We are no longer requiring a registration fee to sign up.
If registration states the competition is full, please call the Morton Chamber of Commerce at (309) 263-2491 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the waitlist.
Participants will have no more than 3 minutes to perform.
Participants are NOT required to theme their performance to the 2023 Morton Pumpkin Festival Theme.
They will also need to bring a CD with their name and song titles written on them. CDs should be brought to the Morton Chamber of Commerce by Friday, September 1st.
There will NOT be different age categories. Contestants will compete based on individuals and groups.
There will be a 1st place winner chosen for each of the following categories:
-People’s Choice: the audience will vote via an online poll.
Participants will be scored for:
1) Appearance: Costume
2) Stage Presence
3) Originality & Creativity
4) Crowd Interaction
5) Bonus: Props
The Morton Chamber of Commerce staff reserves the right to decline any act they view as unsafe or not family-friendly.
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