All Preliminary Round, Semi-Final and Final Round performances are limited to 4 minutes each of stage time, plus a one-minute setup time. Performances are to be one song only.
All contestants must perform a different song at each performance as needed. If you are selected for the Semi-Final Round and/or then Final Round, you must perform a different song at each event. This means you would need to be performing a third song selection if you make it to the Final Round.
The Walworth County Idol competition is limited to legal residents of a two-state region, Wisconsin and Illinois, only.
This is a vocalist competition. No dance, instrumental only or variety entertainment.
There is one age division only; ages 10 through 50.
There will be three, industry professional judges at each event.
Five contestants will be selected at each of the Preliminary Rounds to continue to the Semi-Final Round on Wednesday, August 31.
Ten of the Semi-Finalists will be selected for the Final Competition on Thursday, September 1.
Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd will be awarded at the Final Round.
No more than three participants in an act. Solo, duo, trio vocal performances are accepted.
Live accompaniment is limited to one instrument per performer.
No combos, rock bands or similar ensembles. This is NOT a battle of the bands.
Walworth County Fair admission is provided at no charge to contestants only.