Agricultural Fair, Rodeo & Exhibition

The Greatest Show in the Peace

August 11-15, 2021

Special events

Rising Star Talent Contest

This year’s Rising Star Contest will take place in the Waterin’ Hole (open to all ages for the duration of the event)

Director: DCEA Fair Office 782-8911

Rules & Regulations:

  • 1. Responsibility Clause & General Rules apply.
  • 2. Guardian must sign Entry Form for youth entries.
  • 3. The Talent Showcase committee shall have the right to cancel or combine a class if there are less than four entries after closing date. Fee for cancelled class shall be returned unless class is combined. Entries accepted until 5 pm August 8, 2018 at Exhibition office.
  • 4. There will be no refund on entries after the closing date.
  • 5. All judges decisions are final.
  • 6. No background vocals in music and although you are in the PNE Contest it is the judges discretion to if they want to send a contestant.


  • Talent competition entries must have back up music on good quality CD. Contestants will be given only one chance to perform so please make sure your CD will work. Equipment will be available to play music.


Rising Star Talent Show Run Offs – Waterin’ Hole:  Friday, August 11, 2017 @ 01:00 PM
Rising Star Talent Show Finals – Waterin’ Hole:  Saturday, August 12, 2017 @ 02:00 PM
SECTION 1: Rising Star – Run Offs      
Rules & Regulations:

  • Single entry or group: may sing, dance, or recite.
  • The top 4 from each class will advance to the “Rising Star” (Finals), on Saturday, August 10, 2017 at 2:00 PM.


  • The Open Class entries will not be eligible to attend the PNE.

Entry Fee: $10.00 (or as Noted with Class)
Prize Money: (* see Notes above or stated with Class.)

 1    Kids – 6 to 12 years of age (open) 
    Entry Fee: $6.00
 2    Youth – 13 years to 18 years (open) 
    Entry Fee: $6.00
 3    Adult – 19 years and over (open) 

SECTION 2: Rising Star – Finals      
Rules & Regulations:

  • 1st Place final winners in adult category will have the opportunity to sing on stage in the “WATERIN’ HOLE” Saturday night..

Entry Fee: None (unless noted with Class)
Prize Money: (* see Notes above or stated with Class.)

 4   Final – Kids 6 to 12 years (open) (Top 4 from Class 1)
    Prize Money: 1st-$150 2nd-$75 3rd-$50 4th-$25
 5   Final – Youth age 13 to 18 (open) (Top 4 from class 2)
    Prize Money: 1st-$150 2nd-$75 3rd-$50 4th-$25
 6   Final – Adult Age 18 years and older (open) ( Top 4 form class 3)
    Prize Money: 1st-$200 2nd-$100 3rd-$75 4th-$50

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