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The city is looking for professional and student musical groups to compete in the SoJo Summerfest’s Battle of the Bands.

SOUTH JORDAN — The city is looking for professional and student musical groups to compete in the SoJo Summerfest’s Battle of the Bands.

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The contest will offer $14,000 in prizes split among four bands — $3,000 for first place and $1,000 for second place in the student category, and $7,000 for first place and $3,000 for second place in the professional category.

Interested contestants must submit an application and submit audition videos by April 2 at sjc.utah.gov.

The top five bands from each category will perform for 25 minutes during the festival, which runs May 31 through June 2 at the South Jordan City Park, 11011 Redwood Road. The finalists will perform a one-hour set before the fireworks show on the last night of the festival.