2022 SONGWRITING CONTEST

NOV 14 – 19, 2022

It’s the return of the Songwriting Contest! 
 
Participants will be asked to film a performance of an original song and post it directly on this event page between November 14th and 19th.  The time frame will be SHORT so you will have to write FAST! Each participant is allowed to submit only one video and can have up to 4 band members. The top prizes will be awarded to each member in the placing band. 
 
 
1st place prize – 2023 Camp Tuition and Weekend Festival Passes 
2nd place prize – 2023 Weekend Festival Passes 
3rd place prize – 2023 Weekend Festival Passes
 
The top 3 winners will also be invited to perform their song on the MAINSTAGE during the 2023 festival! That’s over $4000 worth of prizes! 
 
OH annnnddd your songs will be reviewed and judged by a celebrity guest judge – Scott Cook!
✨Requirements to qualify include the following:

-your song must include the official special words
* common good
* gleaming
* hotfoot
A bonus point for using this phrase:
*Gone to Davy Jones’s locker
-you must include a band name and a quick bio. 
-your video must be posted to the contest page before midnight on Saturday, November 19th
-your song must not have offensive or inappropriate language.
-the number of likes and shares CAN influence our celebrity judge.
-your song doesn’t have to be bluegrass or old-time but it couldn’t hurt.

Stay tuned for more upcoming events