This year's BATTLE FOR THE BIG O finale is shaping up to be spectacular!  Our four open-call auditions netted us 13 amazing acts, who will be competing for $500 and the right to open THE BIG O MUSIC FEST, July 30th at Reids Orchard!  Among those acts . . . 19-year-old Nashvillian KARISSA STEPTER, who sang her way into the finals with her audition at Taylor's Tavern!  The BATTLE FOR THE BIG O finale event is set for Saturday, July 23rd at Diamond Lake's GOOD TIME Theatre!  Tickets for that event are $9.25 and are on sale NOW here at!  All seats are GENERAL ADMISSION!