at First Friday Arts District
Hear 7 youth rock bands (ages 8-18) as they battle for the 2020 Championship!

Friday, May 1, 2020 | 5-9 PM
North Promenade | Liberty Station

Each band performs two songs and are judged by a panel of music-industry professionals.

The Champions receive:

  • Autographed guitar trophies provided by San Diego-based reggae band Slightly Stoopid
  • Naming rights to the Band Rehearsal Studio
  • More prizes TBA!

Food and beverages (alcoholic & non-alcoholic) will be available to purchase.

Bring your lawn chairs and picnic blankets for some free, family-friendly fun!

2020 Competitors

  • Don't Move

  • Fourth Corner

  • No Exit on Mars

  • Superzell

  • The Kids
    Next Door

  • The Mad

  • The Week

Headliner Band

To Be Announced!
Enjoy a performance from a professional rock band
while the judges deliberate.

Support our fundraiser

All proceeds support music scholarships and community outreach programs through Music4Change.
All donations are tax-deductible.

Sponsor our event
We welcome corporate sponsors and offer a variety of marketing benefits based on your giving level.

Our sponsors' logos are displayed on a banner behind the stage.

All donations are tax-deductible.

Thanks to our 2020 Sponsors!

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2019 Winners

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    The Mad Hatters

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    Second Place
    The Week Before

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    Third Place
    The Grizzlies

2018 Winners

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    The Wild Californians

  • Join us at Point Loma Summer Concerts this Friday as
    Second Place
    The Mad Hatters

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    Third Place
    The Rising Tides