IDEAg Group LLC announces its second-annual National Anthem Contest for this year’s Minnesota Farmfest. Farmfest will take place Aug. 6-8 in Redwood County, Minn. 

Interested singers can visit the Farmfest website to apply ( A YouTube video of the applicant singing the national anthem must be submitted for consideration. Any individual performer can enter the competition, but if the applicant is under the age of 18, parental consent is required.

 The deadline to apply for the contest is July 5. The winner will be notified in late July.

The winner of the contest will be invited to sing the national anthem at Gate 2 on the opening day of Farmfest, Tuesday, Aug. 6, at 8:00 a.m. The performance will livestream on the Farmfest social media pages. The winner will receive free entry to Farmfest along with up to three guests.

This article was submitted by the IDEAg Group.