The young person who sings the national anthem at the Foster Farms Bowl on Dec. 26 is being determined by the company’s singing contest. Foster Farms invites Bay area and Central Valley youth to join “Oh say, can you sing?” contest. The competition is open to solo or group singers 18 years of age and under.


Singers are invited to enter the contest by posting a 30- to 45-second YouTube video of themselves singing the national anthem with the title “I Want to Sing at the Foster Farms Bowl.” Entry forms must be submitted via the contest website – Entries will be accepted until Nov. 30 at 11:59pm PST. Ten semifinalists will be invited to a live audition in front of a judging panel. 

The 2015 Foster Farms Bowl will feature teams from the Pac-12 and Big Ten conferences. The game will be televised live on ESPN with a 6:15 PST kickoff at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. With every Foster Farms Bowl ticket purchased, Foster Farms will help provide a meal to those in need through local hunger relief organizations. Tickets are available for purchase on

“We know that this will be a tough competition since there are so many talented kids out there,” said Ira Brill, director of communications at Foster Farms. “We are excited to give local singers the opportunity to shine on a major stage.”