Annual National Anthem Contest

2020 National Anthem Contest

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Montana Singers: Show Off Your Talent

The 35th annual Big Sky State Games is July 17, 18, and 19, 2020. For the 11th year, the State Games will host a National Anthem Contest search to determine who will sing the National Anthem at the July 17, 2020 Opening Ceremonies in Billings.

Contestants Must...
  • sing the National Anthem without accompaniment
  • be available to sing in Billings during Opening Ceremonies
  • be a Montana resident

How to Enter

Post Video By April 30th

You can enter from March 9th - April 30th by posting a video of yourself singing the National Anthem, and then notifying us via email.

Post a video of yourself singing the National Anthem
to YouTube and share the link.

Notify Us

After you post your video, don't forget to send an email to nationalanthem@bigskygames.org that contains your name, address, age, phone number, email address, and t-shirt size.

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 5:30 p.m. and the Parade of Athletes begins at 7:30 p.m.