In August, Allstate will kick off its Gospel Superfest Battle of the Bands competition. The event will stop in the D.C. area on Aug.16 at the Sanctuary at Kingdom Square, located at 9033 Central Ave. in Capitol Heights, Md.

Auditions are free to the public.

The winner of the talent competition will open the 2015 Allstate Gospel Superfest and receive $2,500.

For more information: Gospelsuperfest.com