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ABC’s ‘American Idol’ Nationwide Bus Tour Auditions Kickoff at Walt Disney World Resort

Do you think you have what it takes to become the next “American Idol”? Well, on Saturday, August 25, ABC’s “American Idol” will begin its search for the next American Idol at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort.

Special appearances from “American Idol” Season 1 winner Maddie Poppe, runner-up Caleb Lee Hutchinson and finalist Catie Turner.


  • ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex is located at: 700 S. Victory Way Kissimmee, FL 34747

  • Early arrival is encouraged.

  • Parking will be available as early as 4 a.m., but not before.

  • Registration will begin at 7 a.m.

  • Auditions start at 9 a.m.

  • Overnight camping will not be allowed.

  • Celebrity judges will not be on site.

  • All singers must be at least 15 years old to audition.

  • You can bring one guest to accompany you for auditioning, and the guest must be over 5 years old.

Pre-register is recommended! For additional details, full eligibility requirements, submission forms, and terms and conditions, visit

In addition to appearing in person, hopefuls can submit audition videos online via or via Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or using the hashtag #TheNextIdol.

News & Media Source: Disney Parks Blog



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