Battle of the Bands

Battle of BandsThe Tinley Park Regional Competition for the Illinois Battle of the Bands will return for a second year during the Downtown Tinley Block Party at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 15.

The competition will pit four teenage bands against one another for a chance to move on to the next leg in the competition, which will take place Saturday, Aug. 18 during the Illinois State Fair. The winning band also will have the chance to open for the Hat Guys during the Village's July 28 Music in the Plaza concert.

The competition will be held in the parking lot at Subway Restaurant, 17217 S. Oak Park Ave, Tinley Park. Participating bands include Timeless, Sunday Afternoon, Oak Park and Takeoff. Good luck to all of the bands!