Nevada’s acclaimed water park, Wet’n’Wild Las Vegas, will celebrate Memorial Day Weekend by showcasing young talent with its second annual Wet’n’Wild Vegas Idol Singing Competition on Saturday, May 26 at 2 p.m. The premier water park is searching for talented, young local singers ages 10 to 17 to perform at the event and compete for the first prize of $1,000 towards a college savings plan account.
To enter the competition, with the help of a parent, kids must submit a video of themselves singing a cappella or to a track to wetnwildlasvegas.com/events/idol-competition.aspx during the submission period from now through Monday, April 30. Videos can also be submitted on Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #wetnwildidol. No submissions will be accepted after 11:59 p.m. PDT on April 30. Please note, the competition is for individual singers only and no duo or group video submissions will be accepted.
Video submission rules:
- Must be no longer than 4 minutes
- Must not contain nudity or inappropriate language
- Must be submitted in .MOV format
- Must be well lit and able to clearly depict participant in video
- Must be one single participant in video
Once the video submission period closes, Wet’n’Wild will select the top 20 finalists from the accepted video submissions and a voting period will be held on the Wet’n’Wild Las Vegas Idol competition page from Thursday, May 3 to Monday, May 14 to determine the top 10 finalists. Voting closes at 4 p.m. PDT on May 14. The top 10 videos with the most likes on the Wet’n’Wild Las Vegas Idol competition page will advance to the final live competition on Saturday, May 26.
Immediately following the live competition, first and second prize winners will be determined by a panel of judges at the Red Rock Bay wave pool stage.
- $1,000 toward a college savings plan account
- Four (4) Wet’n’Wild Las Vegas Gold Season Passes valued at $109.99 each
Second Prize Runner Up:
- Tablet valued at up to $200
- Two (2) Wet’n’Wild Las Vegas Silver Season Passes valued at $89.99 each
Other fun-filled activities at Wet’n’Wild’s Memorial Day Celebration will include a DJ playing top hits, fireworks show and much more.
Wet’n’Wild Las Vegas is now open for operations through Sunday, Sept. 30. Wet‘n’Wild is located at 7055 S. Fort Apache Road near I-215 and Sunset Road. For information call 702-979-1600 or visit www.wetnwildlasvegas.com to purchase a Season Pass.