The Escanaba Ojibwa Island Resort & Casino to Host The Upper Peninsula Texaco Country Showdown Finals in September
Escanaba – June 8, 2011 – Island Resort and Casino in Escanaba will host the U.P. finals in September with a LIVE backup band and $1,000 cash prize and advancement to Regionals!
It is a fact that no one else in the U.P. will pay you $1,000.00 to sing and play. One of the winners to this areas 5 Country Showdowns takes home the cash. You are allowed to enter all 5 Showdown’s until you win. You may do a solo, play a duo, or perform as a band. You can also sing cover songs or an originals.
The Texaco County Showdown is the original talent search started years before “Fox TV’s Idol” or “NBC’s The Voice” and has produced dozens of current recording artists.
Regional competitions begin at 1pm July 1st downtown Ishpeming at the Festival of Treasurers.
The next round will be at 1pm on the 4th of July at International Food Fest, located downtown Marquette in lower harbor park.
The third event will be at 1pm on Lyons Field August 6th in Marquette Township. Two more events are expected as well.
Stop at 3060 US 41 West to register your spot. These spots are limited so hurry. It is just $20 to sing up to 3 songs. Originals are welcomed. You will be fairly judged, and five winners will emerge and compete for $1,000. Then one will go on to a six state regional. Win that, and go to nationals.
Call 906-228-6800 to be registered. Or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll get you in. $1,000.00 or more might be yours!