The Waka Winter Classic Competition will be making a stop Jan. 16 in Fayetteville at George’s Majestic Lounge. The eighth annual competition is traveling through 16 cities and 10 states in search of the best musical talent to play June 5-8 at the 2014 Wakarusa Music Festival near Ozark. Five bands/artists will be chosen in each city to compete and will be picked based on talent, musicianship, draw and marketability. The five bands/artists competing will be announced shortly after.
TFW is offering one lucky reader the chance to attend for free by emailing (firstname.lastname@example.org) or texting (479-387-8794) their name and favorite Northwest Arkansas Waka-style band by Jan. 9. Winner will be announced Friday, Jan. 10. Good luck!