Dakota Star presented by Dakotaland Federal Credit Union
Dakota Star presented by Dakotaland Federal Credit Union is the South Dakota State Fair's version of American Idol! Contestants compete in preliminary competition Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Those who make it out of the preliminary competition will move onto the finals!
Competition is open to soloists, duos, or trios. There are two age divisions, 1) 18 and up and 2) 12-17 years of age.
2020 Dakota Star Application
Congratulations to Hunter Widvey and Ted Van Alstyne from Rapid City for winning Dakota Star in 2019!