Litefm Persimmon Idol Registration Now Open

(MITCHELL) – Do you have what it takes to be crowned this year’s Litefm Persimmon Idol?

Litefm Persimmon Idol will showcase singing talent from the local listening area.

The winner of Litefm Persimmon Idol will take home a Grand Prize Package that included:

  • Litefm Persimmon Idol trophy
  • $300 cash prize

This year’s contest will feature two age divisions: 

  • YOUTH (10-17) 
  • ADULT (ages 18 and up)

Contestants will be required to sing during a preliminary round in order to qualify to perform on Mitchell’s Main Street Stage on Monday, September 23rd at 7:30 p.m.

To expedite your registration process please complete this entry form by Thursday, September 12 at 3 p.m. We understand not everyone has the option to register online so registration forms will also be provided on-site but advanced completion of this form is preferred.

If you can’t make it to the preliminary round, you can upload a video (Youtube, Vimeo, Facebook) and send the link to

Preliminary Round Information

Preliminary round auditions will take place on Thursday, September 12th from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the Mitchell High School Auditorium.

During the preliminary, each contestant will be allowed a small amount of time to perform their song in front of our judges. 

Auditions have a closed-door policy; no friends or family members will be allowed into the audition room. 

Those contestants chosen to perform on the Main Street Stage will then be contacted by Wednesday, September 18th.

Main Street Stage Performances

Contestants chosen to move on to the Main Street stage will perform at 7 p.m. on Monday, September 23.

The event is FREE and the public is invited to cheer on their favorite performers. 

For more information, click here.