Eight local teen bands will be showing off their talents in the Battle of the Bands competition hosted by the Cary Park District and Dr. Woods Guitar Emporium.
The competition will begin at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 19 at the Rotary Bandshell in Lions Park.
Admission to the event is FREE.
The Battle of the Bands competition gives local musicians a way to showcase their talents onstage in front of an audience. The winning band is decided by a panel of judges and will move on to compete in the regional competition held in July.
The winner of the regional competition will move on to compete in the state competition held in Springfield this August.
The eight bands scheduled to perform are A Secret, B.E.K., Classified Information, Dead Authority, TBD, The Molly MaGuires, The University, and U and What Army?.
Band members are between the ages of 12 – 21 years old. Each band will have approximately 20-30 minutes to perform and the winner will be announced at the conclusion of the event.
For more information, contact the Cary Park District at (847) 639-6100 or go to www.carypark.com
Source: Cary Park District