Bill Riley Talent Search coming to Maxwell

Staff Writer
Tri-County Times

The Bill Riley Talent Search and statewide presenting sponsor, Hy-Vee, are excited to announce a local show in Maxwell. It will be held as part of Maxwell Old Settlers Days at 12:30 p.m. on Aug. 8. The show is open to the public.

The Bill Riley Talent Search offers an opportunity to help young Iowans experience the excitement and dedication necessary to help them succeed in life as well as on stage. The goal is to promote self esteem, self discipline and self-con?dence through participation in the performing arts. Young Iowans are invited to register to compete in the Sprout Division (ages 2-12) or Senior Division (ages 13-21) by going to www.oldsettlers.com.

The winning act from each division will qualify to compete at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, Aug. 13-23, with prize money at the Iowa State Fair championship totaling over $17,000.

For more information about all of the local shows and contestant rules, please visit www.billrileytalentsearch.com.