Extreme Thing 2014 : Battle of the Fans – Is Your Band Good Enough To Be One Of The Three Southern Nevada Bands Chosen To Play Extreme Thing Las Vegas



Clark County Parks & Recreation along with XPOZ are all looking to give 3 local bands a chance to play live at the biggest sports & music festival in Las Vegas – The “Extreme Thing.” The Battle of the Fans contest has become very popular in the local music scene. Each year over 100+ bands enter to compete for the highly coveted prize of performing during the Extreme Thing. THREE lucky bands will open each main stage for some of the biggest bands in the business. This contest can be intense and requires 100% of your bands dedication and must remain “DRAMA” free!

Is your band ready?

Bands who qualify (see rules and regulations below) need to sign up at  . Registration will take place from Friday, November 21 through Friday, December 13 closing at 3pm. If your band is selected to move forward you will receive an e-mail on Friday, December 13, 2013 by 5pm inviting you to participate in the competition.


All bands members must live in Southern Nevada. This includes City of Las Vegas, Henderson, North Las Vegas, Boulder City, Pahrump, Laughlin and Mesquite. No out of state bands will qualify.
Bands must have an average band age of 26 or younger. Must provide ID if requested.
Band agrees to sell 60 minimum tickets if chosen for preliminary performance. Anything over 60 tix sold bands will receive $2 per ticket as compensation. The initial 60 tix must be sold in order to qualify for on site voting.
Band members are not allowed to smoke at any of the preliminary shows or at the Extreme Thing.
Extreme Thing reserves the right to disqualify any band at any time throughout the duration of contest.
Contest Announcement: Friday, November 21, 2013 at 1pm
Band Registrations Deadline: Friday, December 13 by 3pm
Band Notifications via Email: Friday, December 13 by 5pm
Online Voting Begins: Monday, December 16, 2013
Online Voting Ends: Friday, January 10, 2014 at 3pm
Winners notified: Monday, January 13, 2014
Mandatory Band Meeting/ Ticket Distribution: Wednesday January 15, 2014 (Winchester Community Center)
Venue: Hard Rock Live (LV Strip)
Preliminary Concert Dates: Feb 18, 19, 20, 2013
Finalists Announced: within 48 Hours upon completion of all showcases


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