The Big Talent Show Rules

1. Contest open to Arkansas residents of all ages.

2. No purchase necessary.

3. Prizes: First Place $3,500; Second Place $1,000; Third Place $500. One vocalist will be chosen to appear in a commercial with Steve Landers.

4. One entry per family.

5. Employees and immediate families of Signal Media of Arkansas, participating sponsors, and their advertising agencies and other media companies and are not eligible to win.

6. To Enter: Complete registration form including link to video of act. From the videos submitted 12 will be chosen to compete live at the State Fair.

7. Registrations will be accepted until Sunday, October 7. Finalists will be contacted the week of Oct. 8.

8. The final competition will be held Monday, Oct 15 at the State Fair on the Steve Landers Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Stage.

9. In the interest of time, full bands will not be accepted. And all performances should be kept to five minutes or less.

10. Performers will be judged by a panel chosen by Signal Media of Arkansas. Each performer will be given a score between 1-10 by each judge.

11. Participants must acknowledge that Signal Media of Arkansas and GWL Advertising shall have the right to publicize and broadcast their name, likeness, and voice to promote their qualifying and participation in the contest.

12. First and second place winners will receive a 1099 for the value of prize.

13. As a condition to receiving a prize, the winner must sign a document releasing Signal Media of Arkansas and participating sponsors from any and all liability arising out of his or her receipt of the prize and its ownership and use.

14. Signal Media of Arkansas reserve the right to amend the contest rules at any time and substitute similar or like prize of same value.