Saturday, August 17, 2013 - 12 Noon
3 Divisions: Junior 10 & under, Junior 11-14, Senior 15-21
Winners in each division will receive the following:
1st place $75.00 and trophy; 2nd place $45.00; and 3rd place
The top scorer from the combined Junior Division and the top scorer
from the Senior division will represent the
Fairbury Fair in competition at the annual meeting of the
Illinois Association of Agricultural Fairs in January of 2014.
The Fairbury Fair Association will pay the $75.00 entry fee to
sponsor the winners at the competition.
1) A contestant may enter in only one act.
2) An entry fee of $10.00 per act
each form. No entries will be accepted without the $10.00 entry
... Checks may be made payable to the Fairbury Fair.
3) Junior and Senior age information:
..........A) All entries who are 10
and under or 11-14 by October 1, 2013 will compete in the Junior
..........B) All entries who are
between 15-21 years of age by October 1, 2013 will compete in
the Senior Division.
..........C) If the act is a group
act, the age of the oldest contestant determines the division
the act competes in.
4) Professional entertainers are not eligible for competition.
5 ) Any act the exceeds the four minute performance time limit
will de disqualified.
6 ) A setup time of three minutes will be allowed.
7 ) A five minute rehearsal will be allowed per act the afternoon
of the 17th. You will receive notification of this time by August
8 ) All contestants must supply their own equipment with the exception
of a Piano. If using a cassette tape or CD there MUST
NOT be like talent
.....on the tape:
i.e. vocals, tap, instrument.
9) Any contestants who elect not to report for rehearsal must
report to the grandstand stage as follows: Junior Division 11 am, Senior Division
10) First place winners from each division at the 2013 contest
will be ineligible for the 2014 contest. For the Junior Division
this pertains to the ......COMBINED
TOP SCORER THAT REPRESENTED THE FAIR AT THE STATE CONTEST. First
place winners from 2013 may not return to the 2014
contest, even in a different type of group or act.
11) There will be a panel of judges and their decision will be
final. No Judges Score Sheet will be available to any contestants
following the contest. .... .Comment sheets will be available.
12) Judging is based on
Appearance-5 points, Stage Presentation-15
points, Audience Appeal-5 points, Ability-25 points.
13) Talent show directors should be informed the day of the show
if contestants will not be able to represent the Fairbury Fair
at the State ......competition.