Jimmy LaFave Songwriting Contest 2020 at The Salty Bronc

  • Dates:

    April 28, 2020

  • Address:

    911 W 5th

    Stillwater, OK 74074

  • Time:

    7:00 PM to 10:00 PM


Now in its third year, the Jimmy LaFave Songwriting Contest is open to unsigned and emerging Oklahoma songwriters. The contest is free with a grand prize of $500 and the chance to join the lineup of Bob Childers Gypsy Café, Oklahoma’s largest songwriter festival, on April 29, 2020. Each artist may submit one lyric-driven song online at https://forms.gle/tqN2b7oFMrmmyQ6k6 by March 1st.     Three finalists will be selected by a panel of judges representing the Red Dirt Relief Fund, Jimmy LaFave Trust and other respected members of the music industry. Finalists will travel to Stillwater on April 28th to perform an acoustic version of their song for the judges before a live audience at The Salty Bronc, a new live music venue that honors the legacy of the Red Dirt music scene. One winner will be selected to perform the next day as part of the lineup at Bob Childers’ Gypsy Café and will also receive a $500 cash prize and a donation for $500 in his/her name to the Red Dirt Relief Fund. A People’s Choice winner will also be awarded a $100 cash prize.     Contest rules, judging criteria and entry form can be found at http://www.reddirtrelieffund.org/jlfsongcontest/



Jimmy LaFave Songwriting Contest 2020 at The Salty Bronc