K-Days Talent Search
Showtime: 7 – 9 p.m.
Date: Wednesday – Saturday, July 22 – 25
Showcasing Alberta’s Talent!
Alberta is full of people who are bursting with talent—both hidden and cultivated. The K-Days Talent Search is devoted to providing a platform for these skilled individuals and aims to give gifted entertainers a chance to earn the public attention they deserve.
Open to amateur talent ages five and up, the show will feature advancing semi-finalists and finalists from July 22 to the 25 as they compete for cash prizes!
Finale Grand Prize for each category includes:
- $2,000 cash prize
- Performance at K-Days 2021
- Big Valley Jamboree Homegrown Talent Stage Opener
- Includes three complimentary BVJ entrance passes, VIP Parking and the ability to enjoy all the main stage performers ($550 value)
K-Days Talent Search Bootcamp
Saturday, June 6 or Sunday, June 7
All selected semi-finalists (from open auditions and online submissions) will participate in a full day performance and competition bootcamp to grow and develop their talent even further! Semi-finalists will receive one-on-one performance coaching and feedback from industry professionals including performer intro videos to enhance the live competition and headshots for finalists use to continue to promote their talent!
Semi-finalists will be contacted with further details and dates once selected into the competition. As noted in the application (coming soon), this bootcamp is mandatory for all semi-finalists.
Returning this year! This is your chance to audition LIVE in person. We have connected with Edmonton’s surrounding communities to bring the K-Days Talent Search auditions to a community near you. It’s your opportunity to represent your local community, be seen first by our panel of judges and let your talent shine!
The top finalists in each category of the open auditions will have a guaranteed spot in our K-Days Talent Search semi-finals!
To participate in open auditions, please select which community location you will be auditioning in when completing the K-Days Talent Search application. Please note, registration deadline for an open audition is 36 hours prior to selected audition date.
Open Audition Locations
|Edmonton, AB||West Edmonton Mall**, Phase IV stage||2 – 5 p.m.|
|Saturday, May 16||Morinville, AB||Morinville Community Cultural Centre, 9502 – 100 Ave||4 – 7 p.m.|
|Leduc, AB||Leduc Pro Rodeo, 4330 Black Gold Drive, Leduc Recreation Centre||12:30 – 2:30 p.m.|
Don’t see your community on the above list? Don’t worry! All open audition locations accept participants from throughout Alberta. Can’t wait to see you there!
* Stage is not suitable for dancers, there will be a carpeted area provided.
** Location not able to accommodate bands.
K-Days Talent Search Application
Stay tuned for the 2020 form.
Thank you for your interest and please check back!
Colin Forbes Scholarship 2020
Application Coming Soon!
Students applying for this scholarship must be registered in a post-secondary program. Application deadline: Friday, June 12.
Thank You to our 2020 Partners
Meet the 2019 K-Days Talent Search Winners
We would like to thank everyone who participated in the 2019 K-Days Talent Search. Thank you to our host partners for the open auditions: Town of Devon, West Edmonton Mall, Town of Morinville and the Leduc Pro Rodeo.
Congratulations to the 2019 winners!