So you think you can sing?

The Sugar Grove Corn Boil is bringing a singing contest to our four-day festival. Do you have what it takes to be the opening act for our headliner? We are looking for Solo, Duos, and Groups that perform all types of music: pop, rock, R & B, hip-hop, alternative, country, and blues. We want to know your story and why you should be the next “So you think you can sing” winner.

Application and audition videos will be accepted between April 1st and June 1st. Ten artists will be chosen to perform Thursday, July 26th in front of a panel of judges. The top 5 will then perform on Saturday, July 28th for a chance to advance to the final round. Saturday night the final two will go head to head in front of a live audience for their chance to perform as the opening act and 1st prize winner of $2,000.

Please see below for the terms and conditions as well as the contest application. For more information, you can email us at sing4sgcornboil@gmail.com.

Terms and Conditions

The “Corn Boil Voice” is a singing competition that will result in a solo winner. By participating in this audition process and submitting your application and audition video for consideration by the Sugar Grove Corn Boil NFP (“Committee”) in connection with this contest you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and voluntarily agree to abide by these terms and conditions.
Prior to completing any application and submitting any audition videos please confirm that you meet the Eligibility Requirements. In addition, please ensure that your audition video meets the audition video requirements.
Application and audition video will be accepted commencing at 12:00a.m. on April 1st 2018, throughout and including June 1st 2018 (the “Video Submission Period”). No application and/or audition videos will be accepted after 11:59 p.m. on June 1st 2018.
Committee makes no guarantee that any or all audition videos it receives will be viewed or used in any manner whatsoever. Only entrants selected to advance forward to the next audition round(s) will be contacted.
As used herein “Applicant” will refer to the individual(s) who completes the data fields on the application and uploads the audition video. Applicants under the age of eighteen years of age, must be authorized to apply by a parent or guardian and the applicant must be signed both by the minor as well as the parent or guardian authorizing the minor to apply.

Guidelines and Requirements:

All applicants must:

  • Be 16 years of age or older by January 1st 2018
  • Meet ALL other Eligibility Requirements

All decisions regarding participant selection for the program shall be in Committee’s sole and absolute discretion and may involve a variety of factors (including subjective and objective criteria). There is no guarantee that an Applicant will be considered or selected for an appearance at the Corn Boil festival. Submission of an Applicant and accompanying information does not grant you contractual or other rights nor create any obligation.
Please do your best to complete all questions on the Application as thoroughly as possible.
Any information you provide may be used by the Committee in connection with the development, production, promotion and/or implementation of the contest.
Only one profile may be created and only one audition video may be submitted for consideration, per Applicant.
If selected by committee, Applicant agrees to make him or herself available and travel to Sugar Grove IL for further participation.
Audition Video must not contain material which is sexually explicit, obscene, pornographic, violent, discriminatory, illegal, offensive, threatening, profane, or harassing.
Exclusions: Committee reserves the right to exclude in its sole and absolute discretion, any individual(s) from the audition process for any reason or for no reason at all including without limitation violation of any portion of these Terms and Conditions or tampering with the entry process or the audition process. Committee also reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time with or without notice. BEING CHOSEN TO AUDTION AT ANY LEVEL IN THE PROCESS DOES NOT ENSURE THAT YOU WILL BE SELECTED TO FURTHER AUDTION OR TO PARTICIPATE IN THE COMPETION.
If you have any further questions or need assistance in filling out this application please email our staff at sing4sgcornboil@gmail.com and they will reach out to help as soon as they can.

So… What are you waiting for?

Click here to download the “Corn Boil Voice Contest Application”