Open Mic showcase tonight

  • The Farm Jam Youth Band, winners of the bluegrass challenge, will be one of the acts in competition Monday at the Ritz Theatre.
    The Farm Jam Youth Band, winners of the bluegrass challenge, will be one of the acts in competition Monday at the Ritz Theatre.
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    The monthly competitions are over and the Open Mic Winners Showcase is scheduled Monday, Jan. 20, at 7 p.m. at the historic Ritz Theatre on Doyle Street.
    Returning to the stage to entertain the audience will be Garret Lott, winner of the first month’s competition; The Farm Jam Youth Band, who took home the prize in the bluegrass category.
    Also, James Hutton, winner of the singer/songwriter competition; and Battle of the Bands winner, Becca and the Boys.
    The public is invited to attend a night of music and support local entertainers.
    Each winner will also be performing at this summer’s Ida Cox Music Series.
    Both Open Mic Monday and Ida Cox are free events.
    For more information about Open Mic Monday, contact Ritz Theatre general manager Tami Mayhugh at 706-244-0039.