Get ready to be blown away by the regions best singers, because Freehold Idol is back.
Downtown Freehold in association with The Breeze 107.1 fm 99.7 will host the sixth annual Freehold Idol starting on Wednesday, June 6th at 7:30 p.m.
The contest is held every Wednesday thereafter through August 8th, followed by two finale weeks. The free event is held at the Hall of Records in Freehold.
Contestants will please audiences by featuring the region's talented vocalists in many popular styles including chanteuses, rockers, folk singers, and R&B belters.
Freehold Idol is open to all singers ages 10 and up. The contestants will compete in three age groups: 10 to 15, 16 to 22, and 23 and older. The awards for each group’s top singers are a first prize of $500 and a trophy, 2nd place $250, and 3rd $100.
The winners of each weekly contest will compete against one another for the grand prize, second prize and third prize. The Finale contests will be held on August 15th for 16-22 year olds & 23+ and on August 22th for the 10-15 year old contestants. Finales start at 7:30 p.m.
For more information about Freehold Idol and other Downtown Freehold events and businesses, visit www.downtownfreehold.com.