Auditions for York County Idol, a talent contest for amateur performers ages 14 to 25, will be held at the following times and locations:
• Main Street Live, from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. Thursday, downtown Rock Hill. Limited to 15 contestants.
• Springfest, from 5:30 to 6 p.m. and 7:30 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Fort Mill. Limited to 15 contestants.
• McCelvey Center, from 6 to 8 p.m. May 8. Open.
Applicants may sign up to audition at only one location.
Contestants must be enrolled in a high school, college or technical program. School ID is required. Judging will be determined by stage presence, pitch, timing, voice control and appearance. Material must be appropriate for a family audience.
Finals will be held May 17 at Coolfest in the Target shopping center on Dave Lyle Boulevard in Rock Hill. Prizes are $200 first place, $100 second place, $75 third place and $100 People's Choice.
York County Idol is sponsored by All On Board Coalition, an initiative to change the attitudes and social norms about underage drinking. The coalition has chosen prom season to work aggressively on the issue.
For more information, call (803) 324-4118 or e-mail email@example.com.