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Teen Scene

Teen playing guitar

Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014
4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Calavera Hills Community Center
2997 Glasgow Drive

Event Flyer
Purchase tickets online

Be a part of the Scene!
"Call for Entries" application for bands, film makers and artists.

 

Tickets are $8 at the door.
Save $3 by purchasing your tickets by 4 p.m. Feb 21!
Purchase tickets online or call 760-602-7510.

New this year...it's Neon Night in the DJ and Dance Room.  Wear your brightest colors and bring your 'glow' bling.  Also, we are recruiting cool neon artwork.   



Special thanks to our 2014 event sponsors:

Big Bear Mountain ResortHurleyGametruck

Sun DiegoRock the Library

 

Download event flyer

Download a Call for Entries flyer

We are currently looking for talented teens to be a part of the 2014 Teen Scene.  We are recruiting bands, film makers and artists.  Click on the tabs for each category for deadline information and rules. 

Everyone is welcome to join in this night of creative expression by teens. The main event will include ten teen bands battling it out for the title of "Carlsbad 2014 Battle of the Bands Champion."  Bands are judged by professionals in the music industry on stage presence, vocal ability, instrumental talents, originality, and crowd response.  Other activities include dancing, video games, an art exhibit, a film festival, board games, slam boards, and more.

Check out the cool art exhibit and film festival showcasing art pieces created by teens. Create original art on the slam boards, or play video games in luxury in the Gametruck where there will be four video game units with a variety of gamesFind your groove in the dance room or just hang at the main attraction featuring teen bands battling it out for the title of 2014 Carlsbad Battle of the Bands Champions. 

Food, beverages, merchandise, and raffle tickets are available for an additional cost. 

Schedule of events:

4 p.m.               GameTruck video games
                          Art Café with food and merchandise vendors
                         
Dance Room

4 p.m.              Carlsbad 2013 Battle of the Bands Champions 

4:20 p.m.          Battle of the Bands Starts                    

6:50 p.m.          Special performance                                            

8:35 p.m.          2014 Battle of the Bands Winner Announced

8:40 p.m.          Winner plays last set

Download event flyer

Download a Call for Entries flyer

The Competition

Ten teen bands go head to head competing for the title of 2014 Carlsbad Battle of the Bands Champion along with a one day recording session in Hurley’s professional recording studio, Big Bear Mountain Resort ski lift tickets, paid gigs with the Rock the Library Concert series, and much more.  Crowd response is 20% of the bands’ points in this competition so make sure to rock out and cheer on your favorite band.

 

2014 Band Schedule 

 

4:00 - 4:25          2013 Carlsbad Battle of the Band Champions – 
                         Shawshank Redeemed

4:30 - 4:45          Triceratropical  

4:50 - 5:05          Ladies Love Outlaws

5:10 - 5:25          Consensus

 

Break (20 mins) – Special performance - Alexander Ackermann 

 

5:45 – 6:00          Classic Redemption 

6:05 - 6:20           Step Forward Lads

6:25 - 6:40           Occupancy 64

6:45 – 7:00          Sacred Cow

 

Break (20 mins) – Special performance - Alexander Ackermann

 

7:20 - 7:35           Hi-Def

7:40 - 7:55           Beautiful Monday 

8:00 - 8:15           Zip Zap

8:30                     2014 Carlsbad Battle of the Bands Champion Announced

8:40 - 9:00           Winner Plays Last Set

 

 

 

Art Cafe

Kick back with your friends in the art café where we will be displaying art pieces from local teens. This 'chill' room is a place to play games or just hang out and talk.

Neon Dance Room

The Neon Dance Room will be rocking all night with black lights, neon artwork, and cool lighting effects. Wear neon colors or bring glow sticks for a brighter experience.

Video Game Experience

GameTruck is a proud sponsor of the Carlsbad Teen Scene and is offering the ultimate gaming experience. The truck holds four game units and is a Mobile Video Game Theater™ with a wide variety of multiplayer games for the Wii, Xbox, and Wii U. www.gametruckparty.com

Calling all teen artists

Download a Call for Entries flyer

We are currently looking for talented teens to be a part of the 2014 Teen Scene. We are recruiting bands, film makers and artists. Click on the tabs for each category for deadline information and rules.

The 11th Annual Teen Scene is hosted by the City of Carlsbad and is an awesome evening for you to show off your art. Any art medium is welcome -- paintings, drawings, ceramics, photos or whatever else you have created -- as long as it’s original!

We’d love to see your original artwork and invite you to exhibit it at the Art Gallery on Teen Scene night, Feb. 22, 2014, at Calavera Hills Community Center located at 2997 Glasgow Drive. This is a great opportunity to show off your talent.

Entry rules

· Entry is free – Fill out a “Call for Entries” application for each submission
and provide a
digital proof.*

· No one over 19 can enter.

· Artwork will be displayed “as is”: You are responsible for framing and matting.

· Artwork can be dropped off at Calavera Community Center between 8 a.m.
and 8 p.m. through Feb. 19.

· Artwork must be picked up within the week following the Feb. 22 event at
the same location.

· Enter any type of artwork as long as it's original and suitable for public viewing.

* Application and digital proof can be e-mailed to rachael.shay@carlsbadca.gov or mailed to:

City of Carlsbad, Parks & Recreation
Special Events
Attn: Rachael Shay
3096 Harding Street
Carlsbad, CA 92008

Questions?

Contact Rachael Shay at 760-602-7519 or at rachael.shay@carlsbadca.gov

 

Contact Information

Parks & Recreation
Special Events
Rachael Shay, Recreation Supervisor
rachael.shay@carlsbadca.gov

Special Events hotline
760-434-2843

Harding Community Center
3096 Harding St.
Carlsbad, CA 92008