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Cash Prizes Up for Grabs in 7th Annual Wellington Idol Singing Competition

Post Date:01/10/2018 11:28 AM
Registration is now open for the 7th Annual Wellington Idol singing competition. Enter now for your chance to win the $500 Grand Prize, or one of three $250 prizes for the runners-up. The deadline to register is Thursday, February 15, 2018, by 6:00 PM.
Contestants must be individual singers at least eight years old as of March 1, 2018, must reside in Wellington or attend a Wellington school, and cannot be professional performers. All previous grand prize winners from Wellington Idol or Wellington Talent Search are ineligible to compete. Contestants will be divided into three age groups: ages 8 to 12; ages 13 to 17; and ages 18 and up.
To register, contestants must submit an application form, proof of age such as a birth certificate or Photo ID, one headshot, and a short performer biography, along with a non-refundable fee of $25 per individual payable to the Village of Wellington. Contestants must also submit a YouTube link of their performance to Joe Piconcelli, Cultural Programs and Facilities Manager, at Wellington will also accept non-returnable CDs or DVDs, of a maximum four minutes in length, in lieu of a YouTube entry. Please be sure to label your disc with your name, age group, title of the piece, and phone number.
Registration packets can be submitted at the Wellington Community Center (12100 Forest Hill Boulevard) or Village Park (11700 Pierson Road) during normal hours of operation.  
For the official rules and application form, visit For questions, contact Joe Piconcelli, Cultural Program and Facilities Manager, at (561) 791-4756 or
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