The Dekker Centre and Innovation Credit Union Present:

Homegrown Openers: A Community Contest! 

We are ecstatic to be able to re-open and present Live Performances once again!


We know that the Battlefords are RIPE with incredible talent! To celebrate our local arts scene, and the Re-Open of the Dekker Centre, we are teaming up with  Innovation Credit Union to present the:

Homegrown Openers: A Community Contest!

Contest Objective

Three local musicians and/or groups will be chosen as the Opening Acts for each show in the Dekker Centre Fall Mini Series! And receive a cash prize!

Contest Parametres :

  • Musicians submit a musical performance into one of three categories:

1. Best Cover Song

2. Best Original Song

3. Best Group (Three or more musicians!)

  • Musicans can record their music on any type of device they choose 
  • Upload your recording to any online platform you choose; provide us the link!
  • You can enter in all three categories, but, the same person cannot win in more than one category 
  • Upload your video to your favourite social media plattform and tag @dekkercentre and @innovationcu! 

The Prize:

The Winners in all three categories will earn:

  1.  Best Cover Song: $500
  2.  Best Original Song: $500
  3. Best Group: $750

And the opportunity to perform at the Dekker Centre as the Opening Acts in the Fall Mini Series! 

Contest closes on Monday, October 12! 

To Enter:

Click here

 Thank You for supporting the re-opening of the Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts!

Dekker Centre