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2024 Virtual Band Competition

Submission form Closed!

Chance to perform on the Backwoods Stage at Blue Ox 2024!

Deadline: Tuesday, February 27th @ 11:59 PM CT to be considered.

Are you a Bluegrass, Americana or Folk artist (or any other type of band you think would jive with Blue Ox fans) that would like to perform at the Blue Ox Music Festival? Here’s your chance…create a short video of your band performing one original song and submit before midnight CT on Tuesday February 27th for a chance to perform live on our Backwoods Stage on Saturday, June 29th!

How to Enter:

1. Create a new video or submit a recently created video of your band performing 1 original song (performance video).

2. Upload your video to YouTube as a published or unlisted video (choose unlisted if you do not want your submission visible on YouTube).

3. Fill out the VIRTUAL BAND COMPETITION application (BELOW) and include the YouTube URL link to your video no later than midnight CT on Tuesday February 27th 

**Late submissions will NOT be considered**

 

How to Win:

1. The Blue Ox team will select our top band competition submissions and will post band information with video links to our website.

2. Voting will open to the public HERE on Tuesday, March 5th and will close Thursday, March 14th at 11:59 PM CT.

3. Winner will be announced the week of March 18th

The winner will receive a slot to perform on the Backwoods Stage on Saturday, June 29th. Band members will also receive weekend passes to the 2024 Blue Ox Music Festival.

*Limit 1 entry per person. All entries that do not follow voting rules will be discarded.