Knott’s Berry Farm is proud to announce that it will be the site of the Local, , and California State Finals, August 17th, of the 32nd Annual Texaco Country Showdown, America’s largest country music talent search.
The Local Event is supported by broadcast partner Go Country 105 and will consist of 7 finalists who have been qualified from venues across Southern California. The State Event Competition will also consist of 9-10 finalists who qualify from counties throughout California.
The winner of the Texaco Country Showdown State Event will receive an all-expense-paid trip to the National Final in Nashville where they will compete for $100,000 and the coveted title of “Best New Act in Country Music.”
Previous winners of the Texaco Country Showdown include such recording artists as Garth Brooks and Martina McBride.
The competition will be held in Knott’s Berry Farm’s famous Wagon Camp and entrance to the performance is included with paid admission.