Updated: Aug 8
Are you bursting with podcasting ideas? The Arkansas Podcast Collaborative invites you to participate in the exciting podcast pitch competition at ARKAST, Arkansas's premier podcast festival. Now in its second year, ARKAST has evolved into a week-long celebration of podcasting excellence. And guess what? We were recently featured on PodNews, showcasing our commitment to fostering podcasting creativity in Arkansas.
The Podcast Pitch Competition:
To kick off the ARKAST festival week, we're hosting a podcast pitch competition on September 1st at the prestigious Ron Robinson Theater in Little Rock from 6-9 p.m. It's your chance to present your podcast idea and receive expert guidance and support. Imagine the thrill of gaining valuable insights from industry professionals who will serve as judges during this Shark Tank style competition.
Podcast Launch Package:
The winner of the podcast pitch competition will be rewarded with an exclusive podcast launch package. This comprehensive package includes podcasting equipment and dedicated assistance in setting up your podcast on all major platforms. It's the ultimate opportunity to turn your podcasting dreams into a reality.
Participate and Attend:
Participation in the contest is free, but aspiring podcasters must fill out a pitch form and gain approval. The pitch form can be accessed on our website at arkansaspodcasters.org. Even if you're not pitching, we encourage you to be part of the audience and witness the creativity unfold. Audience tickets are free and can also be secured through our website.
Discover the Full ARKAST Lineup:
Be sure to visit arkansaspodcasters.org for the complete lineup of ARKAST events taking place from September 1st to 7th. From insightful panels and engaging workshops to networking opportunities and captivating live shows, ARKAST offers something for every podcast enthusiast.
Arkansas Podcast Collaborative:
ARKAST is proudly organized by the Arkansas Podcast Collaborative, a non-profit organization dedicated to nurturing and diversifying Arkansas's podcasting community. We believe in the power of podcasts to educate, entertain, and inspire, and we're committed to providing a platform for local voices to thrive.
We extend our gratitude to our festival sponsors: Power of Pod, American Business Engine, the Central Arkansas Library System, and the North Little Rock Library System. Their support enables us to make ARKAST an unforgettable experience for all.
Get Ready to Pitch and Shine:
Join us at the ARKAST Podcast Pitch Contest and unleash your podcasting potential. Together, let's elevate the podcasting landscape in Arkansas and bring incredible stories and voices to the forefront. We can't wait to hear your captivating podcast ideas!