2012 North Georgia Idol Competition

The Lodge at Copperhead Announces plans for the 2012 North Georgia Idol Competition

The North Georgia Idol Contest to be held at The Lodge at Copperhead beginning the first Saturday in March. The North Georgia Idol Contest is being presented by DVMediaworld.com. The contest is open to all singers, emerging through seasoned performers, with the exception of those who earn their living exclusively from performing. Every Saturday in March will host 10 hopeful contestants who will perform before a live audience, including industry professional judges, for a spot in the finale of 12 competitors on March 31st.
Information and registration for the North Georgia Idol contest is available at www.thelodgeatcopperhead.com/idol. The entry fee for competing is $25 per singer and payable when registering at the website. Registration is limited, so get signed up today.

Contestants will compete for the top prize – a six hour professional recording studio session produced by five-time International Telly Award winner, DVmediaworld.com Murphy, N.C. and Miami, FL. The 2nd and 3rd place winners will win cash and other great prizes.

Contestants should have one song prepared for their audition. Required format is: playable music with no lead vocals. Acceptable music formats: Karaoke Backing Track, Burned CD, or iPod with downloaded music. The top three singers from each audition-week will advance to the finale on March 31. Finale contestants should have two songs ready to perform following the same contest formats.

The auditions will allow each contestant four (4) minutes to perform their song selection. The judges will comment immediately following each singer’s performance and score them. Song titles are selected on first come first serve basis. There will no duplications of songs during each audition week.

Contestants are encouraged to invite their family and friends to support them during the competition for North Georgia Idol. The public is welcome to attend the show with no cover charge when dining in The Lodge at Copperhead restaurant.

2011 contestants and winners are encouraged to compete again. 2011 winners: 1st place: Ahdri Kent, 2nd place: Arron Hammock, and 3rd place: Brian Howard.

Sponsorship opportunities are still available. Gain valuable exposure for your business by joining the largest singing competition in Georgia. Contact Michelle Evans for available opportunities.

The Lodge at Copperhead, 171 Copperhead Parkway, Blairsville, GA is a destination resort offering lodging, casual fine dining, full service bar, cabins, and other amenities on the forty acre resort. Lodging reservations are available at website: www.thelodgeatcopperhead.com or by calling 706-835-7433.
North Georgia Idol Host & Presenting Sponsors: The Lodge at Copperhead, and DVmediaworld.com. For more information, contact:
Michelle Evans
michelle@thelodgeatcopperhead.com
706-835-7433

Own the Lifestyle – The Cabins at Copperhead

Your dream of a cabin in the mountains is closer than you think. Nestled in the Appalachian Mountains of North Georgia, The Lodge at Copperhead is a rustic mountain resort offering Lodging, Casual Fine Dining, Weekly Entertainment and Special Events. Own your cabin in the mountains, and enjoy it all.

The Cabins at Copperhead offers a unique and affordable real estate opportunity. Our location offers the scenic beauty of the Appalachian Mountains, easily accessed by major interstates. The solid construction and extensive resort amenities and services add intrinsic value. Whether considering as a real estate investment or looking for a weekend getaway, the Cabins at Copperhead are a unique investment opportunity for the right buyer. Four cabins were sold in 2011, starting at $106,900.

The Park Model Log Cabins measure approximately 400 square feet and are priced from the $90’s depending upon options and lot selection. Each cabin has one bedroom, a full
kitchen, and private bath. Loft and bunk-room options, porches, and decks are
also available to expand living space. Each cabin also has its own
motorcycle/golf cart/ATV garage, and the community has all paved roads. You can
own the Copperhead lifestyle.

About The Resort: The
Lodge at Copperhead, 171 Copperhead Parkway, Blairsville, GA is North Georgia’s
Premiere Destination Resort and Special Events Venue offering lodging, casual
fine dining, full service bar, cabins and other amenities on the forty acre
resort. Resort information is available at website: http://www.thelodgeatcopperhead.com.
Cabin information available at website: http://www.cabinsatcopperhead.com

For more information, contact:

Michelle Evans

michelle@thelodgeatcopperhead.com

706-835-7433

3rd Annual “Heart Ball” – February 11, 2012

Join us for a magical evening of romance and fine dining. For the
third year in a row, Chef Brian Whitcomb delivers a five course meal you  won’t soon forget. Full bar and signature cocktails available. Dance the night away to the soulful sounds of Mike Watson Band.

Lodging packages with dinner, music, & chocolate
strawberries in your room available, starting at just $224. Use Promo
Code “BALL” – click here to make reservations.

Dinner only tickets available here, or call 706-835-7433.

Menu:

Baby Lamb Chop served over Winter Mediterranean Cous Cous with a Balsamic Reduction

New England Clam Chowder served in a Sour Dough Boule

Chilled Waldorf Salad served on a bed of Butter Bibb

Choice of:
Ancho Chili Encrusted Tenderloin of Beef
served with a Roasted Yellow Corn and Roasted Red Pepper Pico, Fried
Panko Encrusted Garlic Potato Cake garnished with fresh Cilantro and Sea
Salt Potato Straws

or

Filet of Wild Caught Salmon stuffed with Spinach and Crab served over Texas Basmati Rice and Poached Baby Bok Choy and Leeks

Creme Caramel with a Caramel Cage

$49.95 per person, Reservations required.

Welcome to 2012!

January Events

Saturday 14th – 6-10 pm – 3rd Annual Pig Roast with music by Keren Leppo

Saturday 21st – 7-10 pm – Live music by local favorite Crazy Heart

January 27 – 29 – Great American Motorcycle Show
Come by our booth for a HUGE surprise and chances to win prizes

February Events

Keep your eye on the website calendar or Facebook for the announcement of Comedy Shows coming to The Lodge in February

3rd Annual “Heart Ball” – February 11, 2012
Join us for a magical evening of romance and fine dining. For the third year in a row, Chef Brian Whitcomb delivers a five course meal you won’t soon forget. Full bar and signature cocktails available.
Dance the night away to the soulful sounds of Mike Watson Band.
Lodging packages include deluxe room or cozy cabin, five course dinner for two, band, plus chocolate strawberries in room! Starting at just $224. Use promo code “BALLhere.
Dinner only tickets available here. Reservations required, see full menu.

March Events

North GA Idol – the biggest competition in the Southeast!
Every  Saturday in March will host 10 hopeful contestants who will perform
before a live audience and industry professional judges for a spot in
the finale of 12 competitors on March 31.

Can you sing? Know someone who does? Do you want to be the North GA Idol?

Register today! Information, guidelines, and registration on website.