Hoots and partner Advanced Payment Services to host battle of the bands this season
O’FALLON, Mo. – The O’Fallon Hoots, members of the Prospect League, announced that this season the team will host Shredding at the Shield, presented by Advanced Payment Services. Shredding at the Shield is a battle of bands contest for local musicians to perform and have a chance to win a cash prize for the winner.
Dates for Shredding at the Shield include:
- Thursday, June 2
- Friday, June 17
- Friday, July 15
- Thursday, July 28
- Friday, August 5
“Shredding at the Shield is just another way we are working on enhancing the pre-game experience at CarShield Field,” General Manager David Schmoll said. “We’re looking forward to seeing the musical talent on display in St. Charles County and providing more things to do in O’Fallon during the summer months.”
Shredding at the Shield, presented by Advanced Payment Services, will feature three local bands every Thursday Night Hoots Game at CarShield Field. Each band will play a 20-minute set prior to the Hoots game, and a winner will be announced at the end of the night. Winners will be judged based on crowd participation and by a panel of judges. The winning bands each week will move on to the finals with the final winner taking home a cash prize.
For more information, or to submit your band’s application to play, visit ofallonhoots.com/shredding-at-the-shield.
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About the O’Fallon Hoots
The O’Fallon Hoots began play in O’Fallon, Missouri in May 2020 after relocating from Hannibal, Missouri following the 2019 season. The Hoots provide fun and affordable things to do in the O’Fallon and St. Charles County areas. For tickets, merchandise, or any team information, visit ofallonhoots.com.