Lip Sync Contest Rules



 he number of acts is limited, so register early!  

  1.  There are (2) performer categories: Junior Ages 5-12, Senior Ages 13-21  
  2.  The contest begins at 2:00 pm, if you have not checked-in on time you will not perform.  
  3.  Check-in time is between 1:00 pm to 1:45 PM .  
  4.  All contestants under 18 years old must be accompanied by parent.  
  5.  Maximum time limit for your performance is 3 minutes, 30 seconds.  
  6.  If props are used, contestants are allowed a maximum time of 1 minutes, 30 seconds to set-up and remove props from the stage.  
  7.  All songs and performances must be in good taste. Please keep performances PG-13, no vulgar language or inappropriate exposure. If you do not adhere to these rules your music will be turned off and you will be disqualified.

            8. If song is being performed has multiple primary ‘singers’, each primary singer should  us  a microphone.

           9. You are responsible for all of your own props. This includes instruments, additional microphones, etc. 1 prop microphone will be available for use, if needed.  

          10. You must supply a high quality CD or electronic file of your music selection. All music is due to the Sweet Maple Panda committee by November 15th , 2019.  

          11. Lip Sync contestants agree to allow Stumptown Flea Market/Sweet Maple Panda to use any likenesses, videos, or photographs taken during your performance for promotional use.  

          12. Performances will be judged in the following categories:  

  • Lip Sync Abilities  
  •  Appearance & Stage Presence  
  •  Overall Creativity  
  •  Crowd Appeal/Audience Response  

Helpful Hints:

  • Perform a song that is FUN, crowd appealing and no longer than 3 minutes, 30 seconds.  
  • The best songs for lip syncing are upbeat songs that allow for plenty of facial expressions and exaggerated movements.  
  • Costumes and props are strongly encouraged.  
  • Be creative with your props, costumes, choreography. Remember your are being judged on your creativity and appearance as well as your ability to lip sync.  
  • Bring your cheering section of family and friends to join the fun!  

After you have registered please send your audio file to the Sweet Maple Panda Committee email address:, please be sure to include your nam