Non-Professional Singers will audition to have a spot singing 1 song of their choice with  our live band on stage at the 40th annual Bellevue picnic.  12 singers will be chosen.  Three categories.  
    Age – 14 – 21                        Age -  22 – 34                   Age – 35 – 100

How do I audition?
Fill out the short application below.  The last question will have you either post your YouTube video link in the space below, or send your video link straight from your device to

Since I’m not a professional or, “in the business”, how do I make an acceptable video?
These days just about everybody either has a smart phone, or access to a smart phone.  In the camera mode, hit the video button, and record yourself singing your song, by yourself, or with a small accompaniment.  (2 minutes maximum) Then, hit the share button, and share/email to  (Just make sure that you also fill out the application below) or, when you hit the share button, Share it to 
Then post the YouTube link in the space below.
 The deadline for applications and video is April 20th, 2017.

That’s it!  You’ll be notified by email by April 25th, 2017 if you’ve been chosen to perform at the “2017 40th Annual Bellevue Picnic”.

 There will be one rehearsal with you and the live band performing, which will happen 1 week prior to your Bellevue Picnic performance.

And still there's more !

Bellevue Star will be recorded by Platinum Award-Winning "Sound Kitchen Studios" and each contestant will receive a CD of their performance!

All Day event includes

   Food Trucks

     Large Kids Zone

Craft and Vendor Booths

  Live Music



Large Fireworks Display!!


Bellevue Star Application

I hereby authorize TN Events, The Bellevue Harpeth Chamber of Commerce, and its officers, agents, and employees, to photograph, record, film, or videotape me. I understand that any photograph, sound recording, motion picture, or video taken of me under this assignment is for the purpose of collecting and/or representing factual information in the interest of promoting the Bellevue Picnic.  I hereby assign to TN Events all rights, title, and interest, including copyright, in and to any and all such photographs, sound recordings, motion pictures, or videos, and I hereby irrevocably authorize TN Events, Bellevue Harpeth Chamber of Commerce, its officers, agents, and employees, without limitation, to reproduce, copy, sell, exhibit, publish, or distribute, in any medium now known or later developed, any and all such photographs, sound recordings, motion pictures, or videos in perpetuity for the purposes expressed above. I further release and forever discharge TN Events, Bellevue Harpeth Chamber of Commerce, its officers, agents, and employees from any and all claims and demands arising out of or in connection with the use of said photographs, sound recordings, motion pictures, or videos, including but not limited to any and all claims for invasion of privacy, defamation, or infringement of copyright.  I have read and understood the provisions of this agreement, and understand that I am free to obtain advice from legal counsel of my choice, at my expense, to interpret these provisions.