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U Rock Battle of the Bands

June 23 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Battle for the top spot against other local bands in front of an audience of your peers!

The Glen Ellyn and Wheaton Park Districts are searching for bands to perform in this year’s competition. Participation is free. Winners perform in regional competition and possibly in Glen Ellyn’s Fourth of July celebrations.

U-ROCK Application Packet (PDF)

Rules Overview

For complete rules, please see the U-ROCK Application Packet (PDF).

  • All band members must be between the ages of 12-21 (and 1/2 of the band must be no older than 19 years of age as of August 19, 2017). Band members should be prepared to show proof of age at each level of the competition.
  • Bands must be unsigned and based in Illinois. All persons performing on stage must be listed on the entry form. Each band member must sign the entry form acknowledging that they have read and understand the rules for this event. Band members under the age of 18 must also have a guardian’s signature.
  • The performance must be suitable for a family audience. Band names, lyrics, appearance, and performance must be free from obscenities and references to drugs, sex, or alcohol.

Send or drop off demos to:

Wheaton Park District
Attn: Cristin Handlon
1777 S. Blanchard Rd
Wheaton, IL 60189


Email your application and a link to your website/youtube video to: chandlon@wheatonparks.org

Selected bands will be notified of acceptance.

Raindate: July 7, 2017.


June 23
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Memorial Park
Wheaton, Illinois 60187 USA + Google Map