LITTLE ROCK — The American Idol singing competition will bring its nationwide talent search to Little Rock, Sept. 12. Open call auditions will be held at the River Market, 400 President Clinton Ave.

The American Idol Bus Tour offers contestants the chance to audition for American Idol 2018-2019 and a chance to become famous, according to the website.

“In addition to auditioning in-person, hopefuls can also submit audition videos online via or by showing off their talent via Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or using the hashtag #TheNextIdol,” according to the website.

People must be at least 15 years old to audition. Visit for details on specific audition locations, full eligibility requirements, submission forms, terms and conditions.