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National Anthem Audition

Eight selected winners will perform the National Anthem at the 2018 New Mexico State Fair concert/rodeo series.

July 20, 2018: Application period closes
Wednesday, July 25th 2018: Audition Day
African American Performing Arts Center from 5:00pm -8:00pm

The performers must be willing to conduct an audition. Additionally they must be willing and able to perform publicly at the New Mexico State Fair, September 6 – 16, 2018.

Individuals or groups can audition (ranging from all ages), group performances may not be over 5 members.

The first fifty individuals and/or groups to submit their form will be selected for an audition. Selected individuals and groups will be notified by phone.

A panel of judges selected by the NMSF will judge all eligible entries according to the criteria of overall appeal of vocal performance and accuracy of lyrics.

Eight winners will receive two (2) tickets each to the New Mexico State Fair in September 6 - 16, 2018, on the day for which they are performing at the rodeo/concert.


National Anthem Audition Rules

National Anthem Audition Application

If you are interested in auditioning to sing the National Anthem at a New Mexico State Fair rodeo/concert, please fill out the form below.

If you have questions, contact Issac Trujillo at

First Name
Last Name
Email Address
Phone Number
Street Address, City, State, Zip Code
Name of Guardian
If under 18 years of age
Have you ever performed at the New Mexico State Fair?

If you answered yes to the question above, where and when did you perform?
location and year
Group Name
(If Applicable)
I agree to the stated Rules and Guildlines
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