SantaFEST Battle of the Bands Seeks Competitors

SantaFEST Battle of the Bands Seeks Competitors

The Santa Fe College Foundation will hold its inaugural SantaFEST event at the Northwest Campus Saturday, Sept. 28, to celebrate the beginning of the new academic year.

Beginning at 1 p.m., local bands will battle it out in 45-minute sets for a $1000 prize and the opportunity to open for Naia Kete’s evening concert. Representatives of Santa Fe’s Student Government groups will help recruit the bands and will judge the contest along with two faculty members and a special community celebrity judge.

The deadline to enter is Sept. 20. Download the application and email the completed form with a link to your video to

For more information, email or call 352-214-8178.