DAYTON — American Idol is coming to ABC22 in 2018 and ABC22 is looking for the best Miami Valley Idols.

ABC22 will hold auditions on Saturday, August 26 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Miami Valley Centre Mall in Piqua. Show our judges what you’ve got and five singers are going to win front of the line passes at the American Idol Bus City Stop auditions in Louisville, KY on August 30 plus a $50 gas gift card each to help get you to the auditions.

Each person who auditions must come prepared to sing a song of their choosing acapella for a minimum of 30 seconds and meet all the American Idol audition requirements.

Celebrity judge Alexis Gomez, a top 16 American Idol Finalist, will be on hand to lead the judges and offer first-hand advice.

Complete Miami Valley Idols promotion details and the American Idol audition requirements can be found on the contest page on

Miami Valley Idols is brought to you by ABC22, Miami Valley Centre Mall, WMMX Mix 107.7 and WCHD Channel 99.9, Arby’s, and Sinclair Community College.

Miami Valley Centre Mall is located at 987 E. Ash St., Piqua.