Ladies and gentlemen, prepare yourselves for a sonic showdown like no other! Get ready to witness the clash of musical titans, the ultimate showdown of sound, Cosmic Conquest: The Ultimate Ban Battle! Sponsored by Roswell Community Little Theatre during the UFO Festival. 

The Band Battle performance will be Friday June 30th at 7:30pm. The winning Band (grand prize) will open for the UFO Festival Concert headliner on Saturday July 1st (time will be announced). Bands will be asked to submit a press kit and entry form to by June 2nd. Bands selected will be contacted for an audition by June 3rd. Auditions will be held June 5th and 6th and may be in person or via video. Acts that are chosen for the show will be required to attend at least one scheduled rehearsal. These will be held Thursday, June 20th and Thursday, June 27th at 7:00PM at RCLT, located at 1717 South Union Avenue.


Bands are encouraged to set up tables in the lobby for merchandise sales before, during and after the show. Tables and chairs will NOT be provided.


Download the official rules and fill out an entry form and liability wavier below.