Update 2020-07-21 Video, stills, and writeup.
Today’s the final deadline to send in your song, and this morning at 8:30 AM, I’ll be on the radio with Steve Nichols, 105.9 FM WVGA, talking about the Suwannee Riverkeeper Songwriting Contest: Art Park, songs, judges, food, drink, prizes, and advocacy, including water quality testing. And our headliner, local stars Dirty Bird and the Flu!
Songs can be about any river, creek, swamp, sink, or spring in the Suwannee River Basin, except the Santa Fe River, which has its own contest.
Song submissions are open until midnight today, July 21, 2020, through this form:
That’s the final deadline. This time we mean it. Really. Honest!
You could win the $300 First Prize, or the $50 prize for best song from within the Suwannee River Basin, or the $50 prize for best song from without, or a plaque for best in your musical genre.
Tickets to listen are available, $10 online.
Or $12 at the door (children under 12 free). For VIP tables send email to email@example.com.
The top rated morning talk show in south Georgia, Steve Nichols offers both sides of every story from Berrien County to the Beltway, and everywhere in between.
When: 8:30 AM, Tuesday, July 21, 2020
Where: 105.9 FM WVGA (see above for how to listen)
Much more here, about the
Third Annual Suwannee Riverkeeper Songwriting Contest,
at 7-10 PM, Saturday, August 22, 2020, Turner Center Art Park, 605 North Patterson Street, Valdosta, Georgia 31601.
Many thanks to our top tier sponsor, Georgia Beer Co.
-jsq, John S. Quarterman, Suwannee RIVERKEEPER®
You can join this fun and work by becoming a WWALS member today!