ON May 5, a number of great acts will get a chance to showcase their talent in the county final of VFI Stars of our Bars, which has been running since January. Now is the time to support the act you want to see in the regional final.
The Offaly county final of Stars of our Bars, in association with Smithwick’s will take place in the Hugh Lynch’s Pub, Tullamore on Thursday May 5. A selection of unique acts will provide a great night of entertainment with the cream of Offaly talent coming to the fore.
Three acts will not only receive cash prizes on the night but will also get a chance to represent Offaly in the regional finals which will take place on the Saturday, June 11 in Keadeen Hotel, Newbridge.
The lucky finalists who make it through the county and regional finals of the competition will then take part in the grand final in June, judged by DJ Tom Dunne. Contestants stand the chance to win up to €1,000 cash in the county final and €7,500 in the grand final.
Stars of our Bars will see acts from across the country take part to be in with a chance to win from the cash prize fund of €50,000 and to be crowned Smithwick’s Stars or our Bars Champion 2011.