Singer Songwriter Competition ENTRY DEADLINE

Thursday, Jun. 27 | 11:59pm ET (10:59pm CT)


Calling all singer songwriters! The Acorn Singer Songwriter Competition offers cash prizes totaling over $1500 plus opportunities to perform at future events. All different types of music are welcome. Up to 3 people are allowed in your group but going solo is just fine!

To learn more, click the ‘Competitions’ tab at the top of the homepage.

The deadline is fast approaching! Don’t delay another minute. The competition finals on July 18th, is one of our favorite nights at the theater.

See 'Competitions Tab' for Submission Guidelines
Starts 11:59pm, doors open 4:00pm

An Experience to Outlast Any Performance

No two Acorn performances are exactly the same.  Thoughtful curation brings a diverse mix of top talent to The Acorn, exposing audiences to both renowned and soon-to-be-discovered stars.


About The Acorn

The Acorn brings great known performers and amazing new ones to southwest Michigan.  Located in the historic featherbone factory, The Acorn’s friendly staff and volunteers, and an acoustically rich sound system combine for memorable experiences. We’re located in Three Oaks, Michigan …  just over an hour from downtown Chicago and 30 minutes from South Bend, IN.

The Acorn, a nonprofit organization, annually hosts a singer songwriter competition and a Spectacular Tournament of Playwrights. Our Open Mic nights showcase a variety of strong talent and our educational workshops include songwriting and master classes in performance.

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