Rock United




United Way Emerald Coast is excited to bring Rock United back to Okaloosa and Walton counties. 

This virtual singing contest celebrates and recognizes all of the great musical talent right here on the Emerald Coast while giving back to our local community.

The winner of each match-up is based on the number of votes in the United Way fundraiser with each vote costing just $1. Vote once, vote twice, vote as many times as you want, and tell everyone else you know to vote too!

Money raised during tournament voting will benefit United Way Emerald Coast's fight for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in Okaloosa and Walton counties.

Grand Prize: 

  • $2,500 Cash
  • Play at the Sound Waves Music Series featuring Cole Swindell on November 6, brought to you by The Gulf on Okaloosa Island, Adams Entertainment, and Double A Productions
  • Photoshoot with Blacksuit FM Photography
  • Full page article in VIP 30A Magazine
  • Digital Billboard from TierOne Media
  • Full Page Article in VIP 30A Magazine
  • 100 Custom Printed T-shirts from Fresh Prints of South Walton
  • Recording Session for up to 3 Songs at The Shed from Immanuel Music Project


Follow the contest on Facebook for competition updates.





Thank you for registering for the 2nd year of our virtual singing competition, Rock United. The event will celebrate and recognize all the great local musical talent right here on the Emerald Coast while giving back to our community in need.

The singing competition and fundraiser is for local bands and musicians. 

The winner of each match-up is based on the number of votes casts by fans in the United Way fundraiser, Rock United, with each votes costing just $1. Fans can vote as many times as they like!

Eligibility requirements: Entrants must be at least 16 years old by  December 31, 2021. At least one member of the band or musical group (or solo artist) must reside, work, go to school, or perform in one of the 2 counties United Way Emerald Coast serves: Okaloosa County or Walton County. The selection committee reserves the right to limit and select entrants into the tournament. All video entries must be family-friendly (no profanity or nudity).

If you have any questions with this registration, email:

Band/ Musician Name
Primary Contact Address
Please submit a YouTube link to a video you'd like to submit for the first round of the competition. Both originals and covers will be accepted. Video must not contain any graphic material, profanity, or nudity. 
Do you chew bubblegum before every performance? Wear your socks inside out when you perform? Did you sing before you walked? We want to know a fun-fact about you and you love for music. Please share one fun-fact here.
Please submit a picture of yourself/ band. If you have any trouble with this file submission, please contact This submission field may not work from a mobile device like an iPhone or tablet.
Upload requirements
By e-signing the box above, the primary contact member for the band, musical group, or solo artist gives consent to the use of his/her/their video, name, picture and likeness in any and all promotional materials surrounding the event. 
(if entrant is under the age of 18)

This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.

Thanks to Our Sponsors:

Gulf Power


Fresh Prints Logo         Publix Logo


              Immanuel Music project     Tier One  VIP 30A Logo    Blacksuit FM Logo


Sponsorship opportunities for Rock United 2021 are available now!  Contact Marlee Tucker, Director of Development, at for details. 


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