At the conclusion of last season, Ryan Seacrest introduced Caleb Johnson as the new American Idol. Next time, it could be you standing in front of the judges!

FOX 22 and Z-107.3 are looking for the best amateur singing talent in Eastern Maine between the ages of 15 and 28. Here's what to do:

Join us at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014 at JC Penney court at the Bangor Mall for FOX 22's Eastern Maine Idol. You can register on site between 11:45 a.m. and 1:45 p.m. Judging will start at 2 p.m.

Or, even easier, you can preregister online right here, right now!

If you're chosen as our winner, you will receive:

  • a guaranteed audition with an American Idol producer during the Silver Ticket Round and ...
  • a meet and greet with the American Idol XIV judges Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban and Harry Connick Jr., on Sept. 17, 2014 (Audition site to be announced.)
We hope to see you there! Click the button below to preregister today!

Please refer to the contest rules for more information about registration.