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Artist Registration

Tweed Music Festival

 

August 25 to 28, 2022

ENTRY FEE IS $150.00 plus hst

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Note to all Artist:

When you arrive please sign in and pick up your registration package at the Tweed Elvis Festival Headquarters in the Land O'Lakes Curling Club Lounge on Friday between 11:00 am - 3:00 pm


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CLASSIC CAR PARADE


You will be asked to commit some time for a couple of hours on Saturday morning to participate in our Saturday morning Classic Car Parade.

This parade commences at Moira Place, Tweed’s Premier Nursing and Long Term Care residence. Residents of Moira Place will be sitting outside eagerly looking forward to your early morning Meet and Greet.

Please make their day by participating!


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COMPETITION FORMAT


Round 1 Competition - 2 Songs - Friday 4:30 pm
Round 2 Elimination - 1 Songs - Saturday 11:00 am
Round 3 Elimination - 2 Songs - Saturday 5:00 pm
Competition Finals - 2 Songs - Sunday 1:00 pm Presentations and Closing Ceremonies at 3:00 pm

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COMPETITION MUSIC


Each competitor must supply their own backing tracks for Rounds 1, 2 and 3. Finals will be backed by the Casino Brothers. Please email Lisa LeSage for instructions on how to send in your tracks on CD or Flash Drive.

Competitors whose music is not downloaded and on Festival computer by 3:00 pm Friday will not compete. Make sure you bring only tracks you plan to perform to assist our Music Manager.

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ULTIMATE TRIBUTE ARTIST COMPETITION OFFICIALLY LICENSED BY ELVIS PRESLEY ENTERPRISES PRELIMINARY ROUND FOR THE ULTIMATE ELVIS TRIBUTE ARTIST CONTEST™


PRO WINNER'S PRIZE PACKAGES


FIRST PLACE $3000 CASH
• Represent Tweed, Ontario Canada in the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist.
Preliminary round in Memphis during Elvis week 2023.
• Tweed Tribute to Elvis Festival Plaque.
• Feature Performer at 2023 Tweed Elvis Festival.

SECOND PLACE
$800 cash and Tweed Elvis Festival plaque

THIRD PLACE
$450 cash and Tweed Elvis Festival plaque

FOURTH PLACE
$350 cash

FIFTH PLACE
$250 cash

NON-PRO WINNER'S PRIZE PACKAGES


FIRST PLACE
$1000 cash

SECOND PLACE
$650 cash

THIRD PLACE
$300 cash

FOURTH PLACE
$250 cash

FIFTH PLACE
$175 cash

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DEADLINES FOR ENTRIES IS JULY 25th, 2022 - PLEASE REGISTER ASAP


• After July 25th, 2022 your picture will not appear in our Souvenir Booklet due to printing requirements.
• No more than 30 artist will be selected to compete in the Tweed Elvis Festival Competition.
• ALL CONTESTANTS WILL COMPETE WITH THEIR OWN TRACKS FOR FIRST, SECOND AND THIRD ROUNDS, FINAL COMPETITION WITH CASINO BROS. BAND.
• Your must be 18 years of age by June 2, 2022 to compete in Tweed.

Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Rules & Guidelines from Elvis Presley Enterprises Inc.

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WAIVER & AGREEMENT


I agree to the following terms and conditions:
• I will abide by all the Festival rules presented.
• My name/image/likeness/photo/bio/voice and audio/visual footage can be used by the Festival in perpetuity without compensation or payment.
• I will appear in a variety of performances, both paid and non paid based on availability.
• I will read the FULL version of the Rules & Regulations upon receiving confirmation of my participation including the Judging Consideration List, if I am a competitor.

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REGISTRATION & PAYMENT


• Registration fee per artist is $150 + $19.50 HST Tax = $169.50 CDN all payments must be paid by credit card via our PayPal link below at the end of this form.

• For those ETAs who cannot register or pay on-line please print this form, complete all necessary information, include your bio and picture and send along with cash, money order or a cheque (payable to Tweed Elvis Festival) to:

Attn: Lisa Lesage, Tweed Elvis Festival
P.O. Box 197
Tweed ON K0K3J0

For further confirmation please email Lisa LeSage

Please note:
YOU ARE NOT CONSIDERED REGISTERED UNTIL PAYMENT HAS BEEN RECEIVED IN FULL

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ACCOMODATIONS


• Accommodations are your responsibility to source, secure and pay at your own expense, unless otherwise notified by the Tweed Elvis Festival.
• Recommended local accommodations can be found here LODGING & FOOD.
Or see below for Billeting.

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BILLETING


People in Tweed LOVE the Tweed Elvis Festival and want to help. We have a number of residence that have offered to put performers and spouses up in their homes at no charge. If you are interested in this type of accommodation pls call our Co-Ordinator Carolynne Campbell 613-478-6178.

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HOSPITALITY


• Hospitality Suites & Change Rooms available in Land o" Lakes Curling Club for ETA when not on stage.
• Green Room set-up near outdoor stage.

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THANK YOU


The Tweed Elvis Festival Board thanks you for participating in our 10th Annual Festival. We know this will be a great success and bring good memories and lots of enjoyment to Elvis fans and to all those who made it possible. The competition offers the successful ETA a unique opportunity to compete in the PRELIMINARY ROUND FOR THE ULTIMATE ELVIS TRIBUTE ARTIST CONTEST 2023 in Memphis representing Tweed. We wish all entrants the best of luck and hope you enjoy the good fellowship and the friendliness of fair competition in the 2022 Tweed Elvis Festival.
Elvis Presley Enterprises Inc. ELVIS ULTIMATE TRIBUTE ARTIST CONTEST and LOGO are trademarks of the Elvis Presley Enterprises Inc. All rights reserved.

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CHECKOUT PAYMENT



GUEST PASSES


Note to all registered ETA's: One weekend pass is reserved for spouses or partners for the Tweed Elvis Festival.


Other guest must purchase their own tickets to the event. Please mark the number of GUEST tickets that will be needed for each event and include payment for these tickets. Additional tickets will be placed in your Registration Package.

Round 1 Competition - Friday 4:30 pm
Round 2 & 3 Elimination - Saturday 11:00 am and 5:00 pm
Competition Sunday 1:00 pm with Presentation of Winner and Closing ceremonies at 3:00 pm

Please bring your own lawn chair(s) to all events!

ARTIST CAMPING


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