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About The Show

Michiana's Rising Star is a one hour, multi-part, fundraising series that seeks to find and celebrate the many talented people that live and work right here in Michiana. From dancers to vocalists, magicians to musicians, they are all here and waiting to be discovered.

What can you win?

  1. First prize is a cash award of $1,000 plus co-hosting an evening with Gordy Young on Experience Michiana.
  2. Second prize is a cash award of $500 plus co-hosting an evening with Gordy Young on Experience Michiana.

Where will auditions be held?

Live auditions will be held at the WNIT studio. There will be four auditions and performances will be open to the public. Dates and times are to be announced.

Who can participate?

Contestants must be residents of Michiana. See the complete list of rules and considerations.