The search is on for talented amateur performers to compete at the Crow Wing County Fair on Aug. 10 on the Mills Free Stage.
The deadline for performers to submit a video of their performance is Tuesday. The competition is open to amateurs only and performers may compete in only one division.
The pre-teen contest is open to anyone 12 or younger and will begin at 12:30 p.m. The teen contest, for those 13 through 18, will be at 3 p.m. The open division (open to any age) will start at 6:30 p.m.
Participants are required to send a video with their exact skit, song or dance and should wear the exact outfit they'll wear in the contest. Vocalists may use recorded accompaniment if it contains only instrumental music. No vocals or background vocals on the CD or tape.
The video can be mailed or dropped off at the Crow Wing County Fair office at the fairgrounds. The address is 2000 13th St., Brainerd, MN 56401. The deadline is 5 p.m. Tuesday. For more information call Bill Musel, talent coordinator, at 829-4460, after 3 p.m.
The entry forms and rules may be obtained at the Crow Wing County Fair Office at the fairgrounds, the Brainerd Public Library, the Crow Wing County Agricultural Extension Service and the Brainerd Lakes Area Chambers of Commerce.
Brainerd Dispatch ©2013. All Rights Reserved.