The Payson Elks Lodge, located at 1206 N. Beeline Highway, is scheduling auditions for the 2020 Payson Idol contest starting July 3.

Vocalists can reserve audition times between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., from Monday through Thursday by calling Don or Candy Brooks at 928-474-2940.

Auditions take place July 17, July 31, Aug. 14, Aug. 28, Sept. 11, Sept. 25, Oct. 9, Nov. 6, Nov. 27 and Dec. 4

Finals are New Year’s Eve Dec. 31 and will feature a maximum of 20 contestants vying for cash prizes: $500 for first place; $250 for second place; and $100 for third place.

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