This year’s Watermelon Idol will be held at Hempstead Hall as part of the “NOT The-Watermelon-Festival-Concert CONCERT” on August 15, 2020.
Limited to 20 entries. First come, first served.
First Round: Saturday, August 15, 4:00 p.m. – Hempstead Hall Amphitheater Stage || Final Round: Immediately following Round 1 on Saturday, August 15 Sound system is provided with plugin capabilities.
3rd place – $50 & Trophy
2nd place – $150 & Trophy
1st place – $300, open for South Down Main at the one and only “NOT The-Watermelon-Festival-Concert CONCERT,” & Trophy
- 1.) No previous winners are allowed to enter the competition.
- 2.) There are no separate categories for individual and group acts or age.
- 3.) The top 5 acts based on judges scores will make it to the final round.
- 4.) No arguing with or harassing the judges will be tolerated.
- 5.) If you are late for your time slot, you will be disqualified.
- 6.) Contestants must provide their own instruments and/or soundtracks.
- 7.) Due to COVID-19 precautions, ONLY performers will be allowed on the campus (if a performer is under 18, one parent/guardian may accompany them).
- 8.) Masks must be worn at all times on campus except while performing on stage. Chairs in the waiting area will be socially spaced and 6 feet of distance must be maintained at all times.
For more information, please contact Hempstead Hall at 870.722.8565 or firstname.lastname@example.org