Pearland Parks & Recreation announces its 8th annual "Let Freedom Sing" talent search, a singing competition to find the two most talented vocal performers in Pearland. The top two singers will be selected to perform the National Anthem and God Bless America at the city-wide July 4th Celebration of Freedom. There are separate categories for adult and youth competitors.
A panel of judges will select the eight finalists who will perform each week during Summerfest, the Pearland Parks & Recreation Department's summer concert series held every Friday during May and June in Southdown Park (2150 Coutryplace Parkway) from 7 to 9 p.m.
One winner from each of the following categories will sing at the city's July 4th Celebration of Freedom:
- The National Anthem, "The Star Spangled Banner" - Adults (ages 15 and up)
- "God Bless America - Youth (ages 8 to 14)
Let Freedom Sing finalists may also have additional opportunites to perform at other City of Pearland events, subject to availability. View a copy of the Let Freedom Sing Talent Search official flyer (.pdf) here.
Date: Saturday, April 12
Time: 1 p.m. (Registration & Check-In); 2 p.m. (Auditions Begin)
Location: Pearland Town Center Pavilion (11200 Broadway)
FREE for Ages 8 and up
To download the official Let Freedom Sing application, please click here. One winner from each category will sing at the City's "Celebration of Freedom" event on July 4.
For a copy of the lyrics to "God Bless America" and "The Star-Spangled Banner," please click here.
For a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document about this event, please click here.
For additional information on Let Freedom Sing, please contact the Pearland Parks & Recreation Help Desk at 281.412.8900.