This Songwriter contest has been running for some time now. It's apparently a fun time for players and audiences, Black Mountain, NC, near Ashville. I hope it gets to happen for you this year! Hang in there Wilmington!

Monday, May 4: Final deadline to enter (11:59 PM PDT)

Monday, June 1: 2020 LEAF Finalists Announced

Saturday, October 24: LIVE PERFORMANCE SHOWCASE & FINALS to take place at the Fall LEAF Festival; Black Mountain, NC (near Asheville, held Thursday Oct. 22 - Sunday Oct 25, 2020).

Submit your songs safely and securely online at A portion of the contest proceeds will support LEAF Schools & Streets’ local cultural arts education programming.

There will always be another song to be written. Someone will write it. Why not you?