Dockside is now hosting the 2017 Karaoke World Championships for Edmonton, Sherwood Park, St. Albert, Leduc and surrounding areas!
Karaoke World Championship Qualifications at Dockside Pub and Grill
10425 - 100 Avenue NW, Edmonton, Alberta / 780.421.8920
Here's the full schedule:
Tuesdays, Registration from 8-8:45. Singing starts at 9.
Saturdays, Registration from 7-7:45. Singing starts at 8.
Saturday June 10, 2017
Tuesday June 13, 2017
Saturday June 17, 2017
Tuesday June 20, 2017
Saturday June 24, 2017
Tuesday June 27, 2017
Tuesday July 4, 2017
Saturday July 8, 2017 (Semi-Finals)
Tuesday July 11, 2017 (Semi-Finals)
Saturday July 15, 2017 (Finals)
Note: No competition on July 1st due to Canada Day party.
Qualifying Rounds (register in person at Dockside rather than online)
Tuesdays...June 13th to July 4th, 2017
Check-in from 8 - 8:45 pm / Competitions starts at 9 pm
Saturdays...June 10th to June 24th, 2017
Check-in from 7 - 7:45 pm / Competition starts at 8 pm
* Note - limited to 12 competitors each night who sing 2 songs each
You may compete as many nights as you wish until you qualify for the Semi-Finals.
Venue Semi-Finals - Saturday, July 8th (6 pm) & Tuesday, July 11th (9 pm)
Venue Finals - July 15, 2017
Prizes - Full prizes to be announced, but will depend on number of entrants. Grand Prize is flight and accommodations to the World finals in Helsinki, Finland!
Hosted by: Inter-Octave Entertainment
Here are the Dockside Karaoke World Championship Winners!
Here are the winners from Dockside's second annual Dockside Karaoke Championship Competition in 2016!
The amazing performers this year made us proud!
Dockside Karaoke Champions for 2016:
MALE: Kyle Morris
FEMALE: Jessy Mossop
DUET: Jadie & Kendra
MALE: Renell Doneza
FEMALE: Jadie Hunt
DUET: Lindsay and Cindy
MALE: Khaled Rahime
FEMALE: Charity McFetridge
Dockside's winner from last year is also eligible to compete again this year
in the Canadian National Finals due to her placement as
2nd place in Canada in 2015:
* in order to enter and successfully compete in the Karaoke World Championships, it is up to the competitors to comply by these "Conditions of Entry" of the host organization (KWC):
The Karaoke World Championships (KWC) is the largest and most prestigious international karaoke competition in the world. Regardless of race, nation or religion this multi-cultural international music event brings together singers from all over the world in the spirit of music, entertainment and fun. KWC is the opportunity for aspiring singers from all walks of life to perform on a world stage.
Our national champions exclusively represent Canada at the Worlds each year. Participating nations are selected and sanctioned based on a number of quality standards.
2015's World Champions hailed from Singapore and Canada. Congratulations Elsaida Alerta!!!! You done us proud now let's do it again!!!
The top male & female singers from the Canadian Nationals will represent Team Canada at this year’s Karaoke World Championships (http://www.karaokeworldchampionships.com/) in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
ANNOUNCEMENT: Imac Management will again sponsor the 2016 World Karaoke Championship qualifying finalists at the Dockside Pub & Grill! Imac Management will sponsor the top five winners of Dockside's Karaoke Championship competition and provide them with complimentary mentoring to assist them with their travels to the World Karaoke Championships for the Canadian National Finals, and the Finals in Vancouver, BC, Canada!
This mentoring will consist of time in a recording studio with a vocal coach, as well as mentoring on stage presence by a choreographer. iMac Management is owned by Irma MacPherson, an expert in the field of talent acquisition for K-Days and the Big Valley Jamboree. (She just also happens to be the head judge for the Dockside Karaoke Championship).
Prizes will be awarded as follows:
Here are the Finalists from Dockside's first annual Dockside Karaoke Championship Competition in 2015!
The winners went to the Alberta Provincial Karaoke World Championships and did us proud!
Dockside Championship winners
Platinum Winner: Dockside Karaoke Champion for 2015:
Rounding Out the Top 10 (Alphabetical Order):
All contestants will be judged on the following 5 criteria:
The Calendar of Events for each stage of the competition is on our website here.
Important dates to know are:
In order to compete: