Country Star Competition

Cowboys and Heroes are on the search for Ireland's next Country Star!  Have you got the voice and charisma to record your very own single and video and command your own slot at Cowboys & Heroes Country Music & Americana Festival? 


Cowboys & Heroes sponsored by Imagine will hold four Country Star heats at events across the Country over the coming months.

The four heats will take place at the folling venues:

Ardittin Inn, Co. Carlow  - 22nd February

Celbridge Manor Hotel, Co. Kildare - 14th March

Shearwater Hotel, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway - 29th March, Afternoon event (FULL - APPLICATION CLOSED)

Drumcoura City, Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim - 18th April

From these heats our judges will select 12 contestants to join us for the live Semi-Final on Cowboys and Heroes main stage on Saturday 30th May and 6 contestants will be selected for the live Final on Sunday 31st May.

To apply to be a contestant in this years Country Star Competition fill in the entry form.  If you don't have a video of you singing online to send us a link to then please email us your entry video and with your name to .  Only applicants who have completed the entry form will be considered.

The application closing dates are the 18th Feb for Carlow, 10th March for Kildare, 25th March for Galway and 14th April for Leitrim. 

Country Star Entry Form

Thanks for submitting your entry, we'll be in contact if you are selected for our heats. Good luck.