Riley talent search will be in Gowrie

GOWRIE — The Bill Riley Talent Search will be in Gowrie on July 4 at 2 p.m.

The show will be held at the Gowrie City Park Bandshell during Gowrie’s 4th of July celebration.

The statewide presenting sponsor is Hy-Vee.

The Bill Riley Talent Search offers an opportunity to help young Iowans experience the excitement and dedication necessary to help them succeed in life as well as on stage.

Iowans in the sprout division, ages six through 12, and senior division, ages 13-21, will compete. The winning act from each division will qualify to compete at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, Aug. 9 through Aug. 19. Prize money at the fair championship will total $17,000.