Here’s your big chance to perform the National Anthem before a television and webcast audience of hundreds of thousands for the Annual Burning of Zozobra!

The Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe is proud to announce this year’s Online National Anthem Video Auditions to perform the National Anthem at the Annual Burning of Zozobra!

We’ve all experienced trying time, and that’s especially true for those whose creative minds make them want to act positively. We have seen so many amazing ways in which talented artists like you have shared their musical and acting gifts from a home space. Now it’s your turn to share –– at the Burning of Zozobra!

Now more than ever, our community needs to burn its gloom, and the tradition that we all love, the Burning of Zozobra on Friday, September 02, 2022 will do the deed.

A very meaningful part of this annual tradition is the singing of our National Anthem, and for the first time Kiwanis is welcoming YOUR Online Video National Anthem Competition, open to performers of all ages to sing for Zozobra. The winner will be welcomed to perform the National Anthem at the Burning of Zozobra on Friday, September 02, 2022!

Here is how we ask you to audition:
  • Make a video recording of yourself singing the National Anthem of the United States.
  • Register on the form below
  • Upload your Video to any of these platforms:
    • YouTube: (Private Link is acceptable)
    • Vimeo: (Private Link is acceptable )
    • Facebook Upload with Hashtag #Sing4Gloom
    • Instagram TV (IGTV) upload with Hashtag #Sing4Gloom
  • Copy and paste your video link into the registration form

The deadline to submit your video audition is Friday, August 13, 2021 at 11 PM MDT.

The first runner-up will be our alternate and will need to be available should the winner be unable to perform.


National Anthem Try Outs

National Anthem Try Outs