COMMERCE CITY CO (June 2 2008) - Do you rock out at home in front of a mirror? Find yourself singing at the top of your lungs along with the radio while driving? Are you in your own mind Colorado's ultimate Guitar Hero?
Well now's your chance to prove it in front a stadium full of thousands of people!
The Colorado Rapids have announced that they will host the club's inaugural Guitar Hero Tournament Presented by Comcast in conjunction with the Rapids' home game on June 21 vs. the Houston Dynamo!
Tournament registration is now open to the first 50 fans who sign up online.
Registration is $25 per person and includes a ticket to the Rapids vs. Houston game that night. Additional tickets for family and friends to attend the game are also available for just $25! There is no charge to be a spectator at the tournament.
Register now for the tournament by clicking here! Hurry and register ASAP as the contest is only open to the first 50 to sign up!
The tournament will take place in the Cantina at Dick's Sporting Goods Park on Saturday June 21 starting at 4:30pm and will run up until just before kickoff of the Rapids game. Contestants will have the chance to play the popular video game in front of a group of celebrity judges and win them over with their individual performance.
Each contestant will get one shot to impress the contest's judges who will rate the competitors based on their appearance theatricality and points scored. Each contestant will get the chance to try their best at one song selected by the judges.
Players will also be able to warm up their skills in the Comcast mobile TV truck outside before taking to the stage in the Cantina.
A scoreboard at the Cantina will show posted results and the top 2 contestants will get the chance to take to the field at halftime of the Rapids game and battle it out against each other for supremacy of the region as they play Guitar Hero on the stadium's giant 52-foot RapidsVision!
The audience will then select the grand champion who will be awarded a fabulous prize pack courtesy of the Rapids and Comcast which will also include 2 roundtrip airline tickets courtesy of Southwest Airlines!
For more information call the Rapids Ticket Hotline at (303) 825-GOAL. We'll see you at Dick's Sporting Goods Park for the Rapids' 2008 Guitar Hero Tournament presented by Comcast on Saturday June 21st!