National Anthem and Voice of Bowie Auditions


The City of Bowie is holding open auditions for individuals or groups wishing to perform at special events hosted by the city, such as the Memorial Day Parade, Bowiefest, and the International Festival.

Auditions will be held at the Kenhill Center 2614 Kenhill Drive on Saturday, February 26, 2022

National Anthem auditions begin at 9 a.m. Performers must be prepared to perform the National Anthem a cappella and one other song of their choice for a judging panel. Auditions for the Voice of Bowie Announcers will begin at approximately 11 a.m. Candidates will be asked to read from a prepared script for a judging panel. The chosen performer(s) will be asked to perform on the date of the event and be available to perform, if needed, on the rain date that is scheduled for that event.

Appointments can be made for both the Anthem auditions and the Voice of Bowie Auditions by calling 301-809-3078 or by emailing Walk-ins are welcome; however, you must sign up before 10 a.m. for Anthem Auditions and before 11:30 a.m. for Voice of Bowie auditions.

For more information or to schedule an audition, please contact Special Events Manager, Matt Corley, at 301-809-3078 or Those participating in auditions will be required to comply with any COVID restrictions that may be in place on audition day.