Bill Riley Talent Search Coming To Fairfield

Written by Theresa Rose on June 8, 2015

Kids invited to compete in show on June 24

Des Moines, Iowa – (June 5, 2015) – The Bill Riley Talent Search and state wide
presenting sponsor, Hy-Vee, are excited to announce a local show in Fairfield. It will be
held at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds as part of the county fair at 7pm on June 24th. The show is open to the public.

The Bill Riley Talent Search offers an opportunity to help young Iowans experience the
excitement and dedication necessary to help them succeed in life as well as on stage. The goal is
to promote self esteem, self discipline, and self confidence through participation in the
performing arts. Young Iowans are invited to register to compete in the Sprout Division (ages
2-12) and Senior Division (ages 13-21) by contacting show coordinator Kerry Hadley at 319-456-2931 or

The winning act from each division will qualify to compete at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines,
August 13-23, with prize money at the Iowa State Fair championship totaling over $17,000.00.

For more information about all of the local shows and contestant rules please visit

About the Bill Riley Talent Search
The Bill Riley Talent Search has showcased Iowa’s young talent “on stage” across the state each
summer since 1960. With over 100 state wide qualifying competitions, and thousands of children
competing, the winners of these local qualifying shows advance to the Iowa State Fair. With
eleven days of competition for Sprout and Senior Divisions, the program culminates with the
selection of six Sprout Division Champions, and the senior division Grand Champion.

About Hy-Vee Inc.
Hy-Vee, Inc. is an employee-owned corporation operating more than 235 retail stores across eight Midwestern states with sales of $8.7 billion annually. Hy-Vee ranks among the top 25 supermarket chains and the top 50 private companies in the United States. Supermarket News, the authoritative voice of the food industry, has honored the company with a Whole Health Enterprise Award for its leadership in providing services and programs that promote a healthy lifestyle. For more information, visit