First Place

1 Track Audio Recording + Music Video

Total Value: $2500

Second Place

1 Track Audio Recording + $250 to Long & Mcquade

Total Value: $1250

Third Place

$750 to Long & Mcquade

2023 Call for artists
3rd Annual

Country Music Competition

Grande Prairie Stompede May 31 – June 4

Deadline to submit form:  May 19th 2023


  • Artist may submit up to 3 auditions. $25 payment required for the first audition, and an extra $15 per additional.
  • Please record your audition(s) and label the file with your name and song title. Audition(s) must be no longer than 45 seconds.
  • Attach digital submissions with payment and this form and submit to GPStompede.com
  • Artist must be 16+ years old and reside within the Peace Country
  • Top 5 finalists must be able to perform live Thursday at the 2023 GP Stompede
  • Top 3 finalists must be able to perform live Saturday at the 2023 GP Stompede
  • Winners announced after live performances
  • For live performance, musician may perform with an instrument, bring guest(s) to play instrument(s), or perform with a digital backtrack

Judging Criteria

  • Voice
  • Stage presence
  • Song choice
  • Extra consideration for originality, audience engagement, and use of instrument(s)

Stompede Hotline:


Stompede Email:


Stompede Mailing Address:

Box 1338
Grande Prairie, AB
T8V 4Z1

Vendor Inquiries:

Dave Anderson

 Community Director

For NON-FOOD vendors – Contact GP Stompede at office@gpstompede.com