Bill Riley Talent Show during Brighton Whoopee Days.

Written by Theresa Rose on June 9, 2016


The Brighton Chamber is once again sponsoring a Bill Riley Talent Show during Brighton Whoopee Days.  This year the show will be held on Thursday, June 16, at 7:30 p.m. in Brighton Central Park.


There will be two age divisions with the winner of each division advancing to the Iowa State Fair.  The sprout division is for contestants 2 – 12 years of age.  The senior division is for contestants 13 – 21 years of age.  Trophies and cash awards will be presented.


Entries will be accepted until the spots are filled. Contact Katie Six at 319-461-1182 for registration information.


The Bill Riley Talent Show kicks off Whoopee Days Weekend.  Also on Thursday evening from 6 :00 – 7:00 pm you can listen to the “Hometown Harmony” of Abe Miller.  Introduction of the Grand Marshals will take place at 7:00 pm.  The Sweet Fun Carnival will offer an armband special from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.   The Brighton Lions concession stand will be serving from 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  At 6:00 pm Karaoke with Slo Moe’s will be held at CaMander’s Bar & Grill.


For more information on Brighton Whoopee Days visit