“Alpha Idol” 2018, is a Karaoke competition that will take place at Alpha Pizza in Apollo Beach, Florida, on six consecutive Fridays, August 24, and 31, and September 7,14,21, and 28, between the hours 7 – 10 PM.

Rules:

1.For the first four weeks, a total of twelve (12) performers will be chosen, 3 weekly, by ballots cast by all customers present on that Friday. One ballot per customer per Friday will be distributed by the staff. Performers will not know if they are on the top 12 until the middle of the evening of Friday, September 14th.

2. The semifinals are on Friday, September 21th. A panel of 3 judges will judge the 12 contestants, eliminate 6, with the other 6 going into the finals.

3. The finals are on Friday, September 28th. Each contestant will sing 2 songs. The panel of 3 judges will judge the 6 contestants on both songs sung and will decide on the finish order. Prizes will be awarded immediately afterwards.

This is the eighth year of "Alpha Idol". Judging from the past, management strongly recommends that the contestants and customers reserve their tables way in advance. The event sells out quickly.

Prizes are as follows:

First Prize: $500.00 cash

Second Prize: $250.00 cash
Third Prize: $150.00 cash
Fourth Prize: $75.00 in Alpha Pizza Gift Certificates
Fifth Prize: $25.00 in Alpha Pizza Gift Certificates

In case of a tie, a "sing off" will be used to determine the winner.