Puckett's Has Open Mic Auditions April 18

Monday, April 4, 2016

Puckett's Grocery and Restaurant is hosting an Open Mic Night on Monday, April 18.  

The music booking team is looking for new talent to take the Puckett's Chattanooga stage and will have audition slots available for 15 prospective performers to prove why they should be selected. Artists are encouraged to keep their auditions acoustic and groups must be kept to three people and under. Sign-in begins at 5:30 p.m. and slots will be assigned on a first come, first served basis. 

Puckett’s Grocery and Restaurant is at 2 West Aquarium Way, Suite 110.  

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