National Anthem Contest
Enter to sing the National Anthem at the 2018 Summer Games Opening Ceremony!
Contest is open to all amateur performers (individuals and groups) residing in Michigan.
- February 1: Contest Begins
- April 11: Submission deadline
- April 18: Top 3 finalists announced
- April 18-May 3: Public will vote for the best National Anthem submission. The video with the most votes wins the contest. Voting ends at 12:00 pm ET on May 3.
- June 22: winner will get to perform the National Anthem at the Opening Ceremony
HOw to enter
- Contestants must create an audition and upload to YouTube or Vimeo
- Submit a link to this video by April 11 at 11:59 pm ET in the form below.
- There is no cost to submit your video
- Contest is open to individuals and groups. One microphone will be available.
- Amateur performers only - any singer that has been paid will not be eligible
- Entry must be sung a cappella. The performance at the games will be sung a cappella.
- Entries must be a YouTube or Vimeo video
- Entries must include the following information to be accepted: Name, Age, Hometown, Phone # and Email
- A judging panel will determine the finalists and Facebook fans will vote for the winner
- A link the finalist's video will be posted on the Meijer State Games of Michigan website, Faebook page and Twitter page.
- The winner will be determined by votes on the Meijer State Games of Michigan National Anthem Contest Facebook group https://www.facebook.com/groups/NationalAnthemContest/
- The video with the most votes after the final day of voting (at 12:00 pm ET on May 3) will be named the contest winner.
The submission deadline has passed. Check out the National Anthem Facebook Group on April 18 to vote on the top 3 contestants.