The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

July 14, 2013

Talent sought for contest


GEORGETOWN — The Georgetown Fair Talent contest is open to any musical act, dance routine, magic show, puppet show or talent act of any type.

There are two age divisions: 14 years and younger, and 15-21 years old.

Prize money and trophies will be given in each division. Each division will be limited to 15 acts on a first come, first served basis. Dance companies must limit their entries to no more than three for both divisions.

Entry forms for the contest are due by July 27. They can be downloaded online at or by contacting director Cheri Welsh at The $5 entry fee must be submitted with the form.

The talent contest starts at 7 p.m. Aug. 6.