Friday, July 7, 2017 | 7:00 PM | Main Stage, Downtown Lenoir
Musicians are invited to enter the Front Porch Pickin’ Songwriter competition and compete for cash prizes for their original songs during our Blackberry Pre-Heat Party in Downtown Lenoir.
On Friday, July 7th, each musician/band will perform at the main stage in Downtown Lenoir by the Beer Garden! Local musicians will act as judges to choose the top 3 songwriters of the night. Winners will be announced at the end of the Front Porch Pickin’ on Friday night. On Saturday, July 8, the 3 winners will have the opportunity to take the Main Stage as performers for the festival.
Guidelines/Requirements: You may sign up as a band or an individual. At least one stringed instrument is required. Each performer is allotted 10 minutes or two original songs, whichever comes first.
You must register to get a spot! To register, contact Abigail at the Caldwell Chamber of Commerce at 828-726-0616.
Once you get a spot: Contestants are asked to be at the Main Stage at 5:00 PM for soundcheck.
First place $200 | Second place $100 | Third place $50