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Semi-final Pool #1 | Monday 1 August

Semi-final Pool #2 | Tuesday 2 August

Finals | Saturday 6 August

Event Details

Helping musicians connect and find a platform for their art.


Join us for 3 outside concerts at Animal Acres Park in Lake Forest Park.

Come as early as 5.30pm (show starts at 6.30pm), bring a low backed chair/blanket, grab a bite to eat and a beverage from the Monka Brewing Co. sponsored Beer Garden.

All ages welcome (21+ in the Beer Garden only)

Winners will take home cash and top industry prizes.

This event aims to support emerging and developing musicians in Washington State. This unique competition provides these up and coming musicians a platform for their music and a unique pathway to build their musical skills and network with industry professionals. 


Outside | Open air concerts


Pfingst Animal Acres Park

17435 Brookside Blvd NE, Lake Forest Park, WA 98155




Enjoy a beverage at the Monka Brewing Co. Beer Garden

Key Dates:

Tickets go on sale: June 20

Semi-Final #1: Monday, August 1

Semi-Final #2: Tuesday, August 2

Final: Saturday, August 6

6.30pm - 9.30pm

(Guests arrive from 5.30pm)

Applications Now Closed

Music must be original (no covers allowed), all genres of music accepted
Bands must be working in Washington State.

Honorarium: Each band selected to take part in the competition will receive a $300 honorarium for their participation in the event. 

Deadline: May 15

Bands will be notified of acceptance starting May 27