American Idol auditions in Portland


Got what it takes to be the next Superstar? Polish your vocals and start spreading the news. American Idol comes to Portland and is looking for you! Auditions for the 14th season of the Fox reality show are being held in 15 cities across the country, from Minneapolis to Reno to Maine’s LARGEST.

Kelly Clarkson and Taylor Hicks wannabes from Presque Isle to Kittery, should register now at for a chance to strut their stuff in front of Seacrest and Co.

The tour starts June 18th in Minnesota. Exactly when the audition bus pulls into Portland has not been announced. Future pop stars have until July 1 to sign up.

Think you’ve got what it takes to make J-Lo cry? Who knows, but you can always try. Pine Tree talent activate!

Kathleen Pierce

About Kathleen Pierce

A lifelong journalist with a deep curiosity for what's next. Interested in food, culture, trends and the thrill of a good scoop. BDN features reporter based in Portland since 2013.