11th Annual National Anthem Contest

2020 National Anthem Contest

Online voting is open until June 17th.

The top five entries for the 2020 Big Sky State Games National Anthem Contest have been selected and the overall winner will be chosen by public vote. This years top contestants are Kelly Jo Elser(Twin Bridges), Kylie Ward (Columbus), Troy Charbonneau (Billings), Marie Stott (Ballantine), and Codi Donniaquo (Hinsdale).

How the Winner is Determined

The top FIVE finalists will be determined by a panel of judges, and the five finalists' videos will then be posted to the Big Sky State Games Facebook page. The public will determine the winner via survey.
*The Big Sky State Games will provide Friday evening hotel accommodations if the winner resides out of town.*


The contest winner will perform at the 35th Annual Big Sky State Games Opening Ceremonies on Friday, July 17th at Wendy's Field at Daylis Stadium in Billings. Gates open at 6:00 p.m.


Kelly Jo Elser (Twin Bridges)

Codi Donniaquo (Hinsdale)

Troy Charbonneau (Billings)

Kylie Ward (Columbus)

Marie Stott (Ballantine)