MECHANIC FALLS — The Pine Tree State Country Music Association will hold its annual competition and talent search on Sunday, April 17, at the Silver Spur.

Competition is open to vocalists, bands, instrumentalists, songwriters, duets, gospel singers and other artists. Categories are broken down into several age groups. Entrants will be judged by professionals in the music industry.

Winners will be announced at the association’s 13th annual awards show on May 22, also at the Silver Spur, 272 Lewiston St. Other awards to be presented include the Trailblazer, Rose Rio Memorial, Wilbur Sammy Davis Memorial, Denny Breau and Horizon awards.

Performing will be the House Band, Bobby Reed and the Wildhorse Band, plus guest performers. Emcee will be Kenny Tibbetts.

Entry forms are available at or contact Joan Cole at 490-1232 or [email protected]