Citadel announces Spotlight Contest with Battle of the Bands – Bands from the Tri-State Area Will Compete to Perform at Citadel Country Spirit USA

Calling all local bands and artists. Enter the Citadel Spotlight Contest for a chance to perform at Citadel Country Spirit USA! Submissions are due July 25th!

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A selection committee will choose up to ten finalists to compete in a “battle of the bands” competition for a chance to perform at Citadel Country Spirit USA. Finalists will be announced by July 27, 2021.

The finalists will be invited to perform at Citadel Spotlight LIVE at the Eagleview Town Center on August 3. A panel of judges will select three winners based on the following criteria:

  • Entertainment Value
  • Originality
  • Creativity

Three lucky winners will win $1,000 and the opportunity to perform on the Citadel Spotlight stage at Citadel Country Spirit USA on August 27, 28, or 29, 2021. Winners will be announced on or before August 8, 2021.

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