The field is set.  Now, let the BATTLE begin!  Tickets are on sale NOW for the 2012 Battle for the Big O, Saturday, August 4th at Diamond Lake Campground's "Good Time" Theatre!  It's American Idol meets Nashville Star meets WBKR and it's one of the most entertaining shows you'll see all year!   And the musical acts we have lined up this season are PHENOMENAL!!  Throughout the month of June, we held a series of "open-call" auditions to find the best musical talent the tri-state has to offer.  We had some amazing acts show up and qualify for this special finale event.  To find out who made the cut and to get your tickets for the show, KEEP READING or click HERE!!

Tickets for the 2012 Battle for the Big O finale are just $9.25 and are available at Diamond Lake Campground and Resort, the WBKR studios and here at  In fact, our online order form is just below!   You'll be able to order your tickets at the bottom of this page.

Seating for the Battle is general admission only.  Doors to the "Good Time" Theatre open at 6pm and showtime is 7pm.  Some tickets MAY be available at the door and the box office will open at 5:30pm on the night of the show.  The past two Battles have played in front of sell-out crowds, so it is best to purchase tickets in advance.  Tickets purchased online BEFORE Monday, July 30th will be mailed.  Tickets purchased AFTER that date will be held at WILL CALL on the 4th.

The 2012 Battle for the Big O Finalists

Ryan Hayden & The Bourbon Barrel Band- Owensboro, KY

Rodney Watts- Vine Grove, Kentucky

Daniel Epperson- Rockport, Indiana

Jenny Beth Willis- Owensboro, Ky

Dakota Cummins- Dongola, Illinois

Marshall Dowdy- Calvert City, Kentucky

Brian Hart- Henderson, Kentucky

Blake Knott- Hawesville, Kentucky

The 2012 Battle for the Big O promises to be an amazing night of entertainment as our finalists perform before you and our distinguished panel of judges, who will critique each performer, offer advice and ultimately choose the Battle winner!  As we said, the field is set!  Let the Battle begin!

The Battle for the Big O is proudly presented by Henderson Chevy Buick GMC.  Cross that money-saving bridge!