Clackamas County Fair and Events Center

Talent Show

Does Clackamas County have talent?

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 Children, Youth and Adult divisions. All Children's division entrants will receive participation ribbons. Applications are due by Friday, July 7, 2017 to the Fair Office by 4 p.m.

Child Finalists

  • Achy Breaky Hearts Dance Group
  • Ayla Neal
  • Madison Tonks

Youth Finalists

  • Jessica Beaver
  • Adelaide & Adrianna Cardenas
  • Alyssa Breann Felder
  • Emmalee Gould
  • Jewell Manley
  • Annabelle McClelland
  • OC Eclipse Dancers
  • OC Flag Team
  • Hannah Schwartz
  • Nyah Vollmar
  • Jackson & Melody Wells

Adult Finalists

  • Janice Angell
  • Rod Anderson
  • Karissa Cox & Carrie Osborn
  • Kenny Gilbert
  • Lee Harris
  • Deidra MacKimmie
  • Heather Moore & Sherrie Kimble
  • New Creation Trio
  • Michael O’Rear

2017 auditions will be Tuesday, July 18, 2017 and Wednesday, July 19, 2017. The Youth Semi-Finals will be Tuesday, August 15th at 7pm on the Grove Stage. The Adult Semi-Finals will be Thursday, Aug. 17 at 7 p.m. on the Grove Stage. And The Child, Youth, and Adult Finals will be Saturday, Aug. 19 at 7 p.m. 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.