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Music In the Park - Pforte II
It's time for Pforte II: Teen Battle of the Bands. Compete during the city's 50th birthday year!

It's the second annual music contest to find the best teenage band in the region. Win bragging rights and prizes!Pforte II

When:    Friday, August 7 from 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Where:   Pfluger Park -  515 City Park Road, Pflugerville

Pull out your guitar, keyboard, drums, sax, tin whistle or whatever! Pfind a few pfriends and pfocus on your pfrets -- then upload your band's video for a chance to compete in "Pforte II."

Here's how to enter!

1. Submit a music video. Upload one video no longer than four (4) minutes to your YouTube page or other online video website between July 1 - July 12, 2015. See the Pforte II Contest Rules for instructions.

2. Complete an application to participate and include the YouTube link for us to view your video. (One entry per band; application to be posted online and available in late June).

3. Once the clip is reviewed and approved for adherence to the Contest Rules, we will post your video entry on the Pforte II YouTube page:

4. Starting July 16 at 1 p.m., qualifying bands will be featured on the YouTube Pforte site for public voting. The four bands who receive the most votes will perform a 20-minute set on Friday, August 7, 2015 at Music in the Park where they will be judged by a panel of music professionals and officials to select the winner and runners-up.

All teen band members must be within the age range of 13-19 on August 7, 2015. Pfamily-pfriendly dress code applies at the discretion of the city of Pflugerville event staff.

PforteWhat's in it for YOU?
In addition to being featured on PfTV and "best band" bragging rights, the winning band will be invited to perform for 15 minutes onstage at the Pflugerville Pfall Chili Pfest on Saturday, October 17, 2015 and receive a complimentary video from the city of Pflugerville featuring highlights of the Pforte competition, awards ceremony and special features from the band's Chili Pfest performance.

There is no cost to participate or for admission to the Pforte II: Teen Battle of the Bands. Get your band together, tell your friends and win your spot in the competition! 

Official Contest Rules:  Please read all of the Contest Rules before you tape your video and submit an entry. Those not adhering to the rules will be disqualified. Entry forms may be picked up at City Hall, 100 E. Main Street, Suite 200 after July 1, 2015. It is preferred that applications be downloaded and entries submitted online per the Contest Rules.


Watch highlights from the 2014 competition -- the winner was Blue Mandala!