The Elizabethtown Fair plans to host the annual talent show on Tuesday, Aug. 22, at 6:30 p.m. on the Main Stage. The contest is open to any amateur from the greater Elizabethtown Area. No full bands area allowed. There will be four divisions: adult amateurs, youth amateurs (up to and including age 18), lip sync and itty bitty (under age 10).
Any type of talent is acceptable. Contestants will perform a two- to three-minute act. Each presentation must be fully staged with costumes, props, dancing, etc. when applicable.
All contestants must supply their own CD for song or dance to be performed. All lyrics and music to be used at the discretion of the contest officials. No profanity or inappropriate actions or dress will be permitted. If act is deemed inappropriate, the performance will be terminated immediately. Judging criteria will include music ability, (when applicable) choreography (when applicable), costuming, originality and creativity, stage presentation, effectiveness and overall presentation. The decision of the judges is final.
First, second and third place winners will receive prize monies.
Entry forms may be obtained from Gina Mariani at P.O. Box 292, Bainbridge PA 17502, or in the Elizabethtown Fair Premium Book. All entries and $5.00 entry fee must be mailed to the same address. No entries will be accepted at the Fair Office or after Friday, Aug. 18. Anyone who wants an entry form or additional information may contact Gina at 717-278-8484.