Singers vie for Idol title

NANAIMO - Young Nanaimo contestants battle to win Legion Idol Saturday (May 18).

Legion Idol contestants are putting their vocal talent to the test during the competition. Competitors include Akela Szazz

Legion Idol contestants are putting their vocal talent to the test during the competition. Competitors include Akela Szazz

Singers are battling for the honour of winning Legion Idol.

The event kicks off at Branch 256 Legion on East Wellington Road Saturday (May 18) at 7:30 p.m.

Judges for the contest include Mayor John Ruttan and Vancouver Island University faculty and graduates.

Contestants include Talia Bowell, Raymond Salgado, Emily Blake, Taylor Johnsone, Jasmine Walters, Jessica Langelier, Natasha Adams, Jazz Turcotte, Emma Hooton, Sara Luedka, Elise Boulanger, Lilu Scott, Melanie Southorn, Zoe Chow, and Akela Szazz.

Tickets are $15 and are available at the door.