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Now You Can Audition With Your Guitar!


Now, for the first time in AMERICAN IDOL® history, you can audition with your guitar! So bring out your guitars and show us what you've got! 

Please note that each audition MUST start with an a capella piece and hopefuls will only be able to use their guitars after the a capella audition at the discretion of the producers. Auditioners are not required to perform with a guitar at any time.

First stop for Season 13 Auditions is Salt Lake City on July 11! Are you ready to become the next AMERICAN IDOL®? Check out all the cities we'll be visiting this summer on our search for the next Idol™!

If your unable to make it to any of the cities, you can also register online and audition here. Please note that online auditions will not include the use of guitars. Get audition FAQ's, audition release forms and rules by clicking on the links below.


Salt Lake City, UT – July 11
Energy Solutions Arena
301 W South Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84101

San Francisco, CA – July 16
AT&T Park
24 Willie Mays Plaza
San Francisco, CA 94107

Detroit, MI – July 21
Ford Field
2000 Brush Street #200
Detroit, MI 48226

Atlanta, GA – July 26
Gwinnett Center
6400 Sugarloaf Parkway #100
Duluth, GA 30097

Boston, MA – August 2
Gillette Stadium
1 Patriot Place
Foxboro, MA 02035

Austin, TX – August 7
Frank Erwin Center
1701 Red River Street
Austin, TX 78701

Omaha, NE – August 11
CenturyLink Center
55 North 10th Street
Omaha, NE 68102

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