Local Somerset festival ‘Shindig Weekender’ is looking for talent by running an Online Contest.

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Local Somerset festival ‘Shindig Weekender’ is looking for talent by running an Online Contest.Shindig Weekender Performer Image

Shindig Weekender Performer Image
Shindig Weekender is one of the country’s brightest, funniest, awesomi-est festivals of the season. Funk, Bass, Glitter, Love, Friends, Glitter, some of the Rock, all of the Roll, (and some more glitter) come together in a field near Bath in May like a tsunami of sweet, sweet Haribo!

With this year’s main acts signed off we’re now looking to cast our talent net far and wide to get the freshest, coolest, weirdest (in a good way) acts to join the party. If you think you’d like to be involved, and are able to perform in a secret location near Bath on the weekend of 27th May then we want you to get in touch.

Upload a video of your performance to youtube, email the link to

info@shindig-events.co.uk, the closing date for entries is Feb 29th.

We want, throat warblers, budgie smugglers, axe jugglers, spandex, human cannonballs, fembots, fambots, manbots….whatever you do – come at us!

Full rules and how to enter www.shindig-events.co.uk

Prizes: The winners will get to play a set at the Weekender. The winner will also get entry to the weekend for themselves and one other with camping and parking included.

Shindig Online Talent Contest

Shindig Online Talent Contest

Rules of entry…

1. Upload a video of your performance to youtube (no longer than 10 mins), copy and paste these words into the description ‘This is my entry to the Shindig Weekender 2016 Online Talent Contest www.shindig-events.co.uk”

2. Email info@shindig-events.co.uk the link to your video.

3. Follow the https://www.facebook.com/shindigweekender/ page for judging updates.

Event: Shindig Weekender 2016, 27th-29th May near Bath, UK.

We are running a online talent competition to win a set at our Weekender.

Prizes: The winner will get to play a set at the Weekender. The winner will also get entry to the weekend for themselves and one other with camping and parking included. No travel is included in the prize so please bare this in mind if you live outside the UK.

The winner will be perform live alongside the cream of world wide dance music, cabaret and family entertainment or on one of our many stages at this years event. Different to previous online talent competitions we have run, this year we are opening it up to all performers, DJ’s, Singers, Bands, Poets, Cabaret we want to see submissions from anyone who thinks they have some really special to add to our event.

This year we invite you to make a video of your performance, upload it to youtube and send us the video. We will put all suitable entires into one play list and the winning act will be picked from the submissions. To help us select the best of the best we have invited 3 of our finest to judge the competition. JFB will be casting his vote on any DJ submissions, Barry Ashworth will be looking after the live acts and any bands while Dutty Moonshine will be on hand to judge all circus and cabaret submissions, GF Talent Management will be judging across all categories.

UPLOAD YOUR VIDEO TO YOUTUBE & SEND THE LINK OF YOUR ENTRY either via email to info@shindig-events.co.uk or via Private Message to the Shindig Weekender or Ghetto Funk Facebook fan pages.

There is an under 18 category.

You have till midnight on the 29th February to upload your video and send the link to us.Shindig Weekender Site Image
Shindig Weekender Site Image

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