Every year, ESPN Wide World Of Sports hosts more than 100 events at its 220-acre complex. Talent ranging from youth to professional comes from all over the world to compete with the best of the best in their craft.

On August 25th, 2018, ESPN Wide World of Sports will host a singing competition for the first time ever when the second season of ABC’s American Idol kicks off its 20-city tour in Orlando, Florida.

American Idol will make its first auditioning stop of 2018 in Orlando at Disney World's ESPN Wide World of Sports complex!

American Idol will make its first auditioning stop of 2018 in Orlando at Disney World’s ESPN Wide World of Sports complex!

Auditions

If you’re at least 15 years old and you’d like to audition for season two of American Idol, you can pre-register now and plan to arrive at the complex at 4am when the parking lot opens. If you don’t register early, you can register on site at 7am, and auditions will begin at 9am.

Singers can also bring one guest who is at least five years old to accompany them during their audition.

There won’t be any celebrity judges at this audition, but you will be able to meet Season 1 winner Maddie Poppe, Runner-Up Caleb Lee Hutchinson, and Finalist Catie Turner.

If you can’t make it to any of the auditions, you can submit videos online or on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, or Musical.ly. If you’re auditioning via social media, don’t forget to hashtag “#TheNextIdol”.

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