Rise 2 Fame Youth Talent Search
Anne Eadie Park Stage
NO ENTRY FEE
Youth 1st- $1,500 | 2nd- $750 | $150 to each of the remaining 17 finalists
Junior 1st- $250 | 2nd- $200 | 3rd- $150
Preliminary competitions for the Youth and Junior Talent Search will be held in various locations in Ontario (see complete listing) A contestant may enter any preliminary competition he or she chooses and may enter only once in any of the categories. They may enter as many of the categories as they wish. Example: A vocal soloist by also perform in a band.
|Show Date||City / Location|
|Thursday, June 7th||LaSalle Strawberry Festival|
|Saturday, June 23rd||Jessica’s House Music Weekend|
|Saturday, July 2nd||Hamilton, It’s Your Festival|
|Sunday, July 1st||Del-Ko-Brdyge|
|Saturday, July 7th||Storybook Gardens|
|Saturday, July 14th||Baconfest|
|Sunday, July 22nd||Listowel Fairgrounds|
|Saturday, July 28th||Dresden Exhibition|
|Sunday, July 29th||Kitchener City Hall|
|Sunday, August 12th||Comber Fairgrounds|
|Friday, August 17th||Bayfield Community Fair|
|Friday, August 17th||Vankleek Hill Fair|
|Sunday, August 19th||The Capital Fair|
|Saturday, August 25th||Woodstock Fairgrounds|
|Friday, August 31st||Paris Fair|
|Saturday, September 15th||Fergus Fall Fair|
|Sunday, September 16th||Richmond Fair|
|Sunday, September 23rd||Drumbo Fair|
The contest is open to non-professional residents of Ontario only (see web-site for the definition of a “professional performer”). An individual cannot be part of an act at the Western Fair if he or she did not appear and place in the act at a Preliminary Contest.
RISE 2 FAME Youth Talent Search:
Youth Talent Contestants must be between the age of 13 and 21 years. The performer must be at least 13 years old and must not have reached his/her 22nd birthday on or before the opening day of the current year’s Western Fair.
RISE 2 FAME: Junior Talent Search:
Junior Talent Contestants must be between the age of 6 and 12 years. The performer must be at least 6 years old and must not have reached his/her 13th birthday on or before the opening day of the current year’s Western Fair. Proof of age may be requested.
Dates and times are subject to change. For a complete list of the categories, rules, regulations and eligibility please click below.