San Diego County Fair

Battle of the Bands Contest winnerBattle of the Bands

You got the sound; what you need is exposure (and a nice big check would help, too). If this sounds like your band of three or more musicians, you could win a first prize of $5,000.


Final Round: June 26, 2016; Time TBA
Coors Light Rock On Stage


1st Place: $5,000
2nd Place: $2,000
3rd Place: $1,000

How To Apply

Entry deadline: April 22, 2016

Before you apply, read the Rules and Regulations and the FAQs governing this contest:

smbullet 2016 Rules and Regulations
smbullet 2016 Frequently Asked Questions
smbullet 2016 Entertainer Handbook


Submit Your Application



Direct them to
or call 858-755-1161 x2363


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