Youth Talent Competition To Be Held At The Erie County Fair

The Erie County Fair Talent Contest will be August 12 & 13.  This is a great chance for kids to showcase their talent in competition. Competitors are given three minutes to perform their talent in front of the judges at the Community Stage. 

There will be a Maxi-Contest for ages 13 & over Friday, August 12 and the Mini-Contest for ages 12 & under on Saturday, August 13. 

There is no entry fee and all contestants receive free admission into the Fair. Entrants must reside in Erie County, NY and can only compete in one county. Winners will then compete at the New York State Fair in Syracuse the week following.  Erie County has been represented well in the final round of both divisions with many placing in the top 10.  Two students have recently gone on to win the state title for both divisions. 

No baton twirling or bands are permitted and music must be on a CD.

Click here for more information or to download an application, contact Dawn Cook at or call the studio at (716) 871-0355. Competition slots are limited and entries will be accepted on a first come basis. Please mail entries to: Dawn Cook, 204 Washington Ave, Kenmore, NY 14217. Confirmation will be sent upon receipt of completed entries.