Applejam 5 – Yakima’s ‘Battle of the Bands’ – Returns This 4th of July at Fairgrounds

This year’s 4th  of July Celebration is better than ever, as musicians from around the area will turn out for a day full of music, fun, and fireworks as they compete for more than $1,500 in cash and prizes along with spots performing at this year’s Central Washington State Fair.

Musicians can now upload a demo video for free at to
compete in either the solo or the bands contest. The deadline for entry is May 30th.
On June 1st, all the entries will be made available on for public voting – with the performers who get the most votes winning a slot in the Yakima AppleJam Battle of the Bands 5 lineup.

The contests are open to all ages and all musical types, and there are no entry fees to

YAKIMA APPLEJAM 5 is a free event and is produced by Yakima Federal Savings and Loan, State Fair Park and Stephens Media Group radio station 105.7-FM ‘The Hawk’.
This year’s 4th of July Celebration is scheduled from Noon to 11:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 4th , at State Fair Park, 1301 South Fair Avenue, Yakima.