Rivertown Showdown held tonight

The Rivertown Showdown, a singer-songwriter competition at The Loft, continues tonight. The show is at 8 p.m. and admission is $3.

Hosted by the local branch of Nashville Songwriters Association International, the contest spans six Wednesdays of preliminary rounds. Its overall winner receives prizes worth $1,500.

Tonight's lineup includes L.A. Gore, Brannon Tharpe, Tonya Tindall, Brian Mallard, Jon Edwards, Will Dockery & Henry Conely, Chris Souter and Dan Davidson.

The show is open to guests 21 and older. The Loft is at 1032 Broadway.

For more information, or to register for the competition, call 706-718-1616.