Talent Show

Does Clackamas County have talent?

Enter the Talent Show and/or the Gospel Sing Competition and prove it!

Talent Show:

Contestant Application | Rules and Regulations

If you can sing, dance, play an instrument, or have another type of family friendly act, then we want you to audition for the Clackamas County Fair Talent Show! To enter, you no longer need to be a resident of Clackamas County, just a resident of the state of Oregon.  There are three divisions within the talent show: Children (ages 5-9), Youth (ages 10-17), and Adult (18 years of age and older). Cash prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in the Youth and Adult divisions. Children's division will receive placement certificates and participation ribbons for all entrants. Applications are due by Friday, July 11, 2014 to the Fair Office by 4pm. A completed application must include:

  • Description of the act to be performed
  • The biography page completely filled out
  • A stage plot if it's a group act

Child Finalists:

  • Angelia Allworth of Milwaukie
  • Gracelyn Chaffee & Addisyn Guenesch of Canby
  • Jackson Kent of Wilsonville
  • Taylor Wohlers of Canby

Youth Semi-Finalists:

  • Lizzy Bello of Milwaukie
  • Cayloa & Ashley Bleoaja of Damascus
  • Charisma Casillas of Oregon City
  • Abigail Chaffee & Kara Harper of Canby
  • Alisha Kahn of Molalla
  • Erika Lively & Katie Kaiser of Troutdale
  • Rachel Madsen of Albany
  • Jewell Manley of Canby
  • Connor Muhl of Hood River
  • Claire Newrones of West Linn
  • Megumi Oishi of Portland
  • Sami Owings of Aurora
  • Ellie Pederson of Oregon City
  • Sameayah Pehlke of Salem
  • Sophia Regelin of Oregon City
  • Sarah Schibel of St. Paul
  • Blake Slover of West Linn
  • Allison Wilkins of Happy Valley
  • Timmy Wong of Mulino
  • Kylie Zeman of West Linn

Adult Semi-Finalists:

  • Andrew, Daniel & Jacob Cone of Mulino
  • Contessa Dent of Salem
  • Kevin Gaumitz of Beavercreek
  • Bejamin Gesik of Canby
  • Kelli Lacey of Oregon City
  • Charlotte Lughlin, Ken Black & Steve Couch of Oregon City
  • Jo Peters of Scio
  • Alyssa Rands of Oregon City
  • Belle Shippy of Tualatin
  • Mike Welton & Jon Jeseritz of Oregon City

Semi-Finals for Youth, will be Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 7:00pm on the Grove Stage. Semi-Finals for Adults will be Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 7:00pm on the Grove Stage.  The Finals for Children, Youth, and Adults will be on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 7:00pm on the Grove Stage. If the three first place winners are from Clackamas County, they will advance to the Oregon State Fair Talent Show!  Otherwise, the next runner up from Clackamas County will advance to the Oregon State Fair.  Feel free to contact the fair office with any questions you may have.

 

Gospel Sing Competition:

Contestant Application | Rules and Regulations

The Gospel Sing Competition is open to anyone, so you don't have to be a resident of Clackamas County. Any type of music is welcome as long as it is inspirational in nature (for example, we have had contestants sing songs ranging from Amazing Grace to songs like The Climb). Original pieces are welcome as well. There are two divisions within the Gospel Sing Competition: Youth (ages 10-17), and Adult (ages 18+). Cash prizes will be given to the top three placings in each division! Applications are due by Friday, July 11, 2014 to the Fair Office by 4pm. A completed application must include:

  • Description of the act to be performed
  • The biography page completely filled out
  • A stage plot if it's a group act

Youth Finalists:

  • Claire Bauer of Camas
  • Alexis & Peyton Knight of Gervais
  • Sami Owings of Aurora
  • Sameayah Pehlke of Salem
  • Sarah Schibel of St. Paul
  • Aimee Stuart of Boring

Adult Finalists:

  • George & Michelle Austin of Troutdale
  • Malinda Dixon Buckles of Canby
  • Carus United Methodist Church Choir of Carus
  • Drapela Quartet of Gresham
  • Carissa Hoard of Portland
  • Heather Moore of Canby
  • Ohana Praise People of Canby
  • Paige Patterson of Canby
  • Jo Peters of Scio
  • Recycled Quartet of Canby
  • Belle Shippy of Tualatin
  • Jeanie White of Vancouver

Finals for Youth and Adults will be Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 7:00pm on the Grove Stage.  The two first place acts (Youth and Adult) will be introduced and receive their prize money at an encore performance at the Inspirational Message to be held at the Clackamas County Fair on Sunday, August 17, 2014 from 11:00AM until 1:00PM. Feel free to contact the fair office with any questions you may have.