The first Battle of the Bands for YouthFest '14 takes place Friday, January 31, 2014 at 6 p.m. at The Studio, 45449 W Severn Way #165 Sterling, VA 20166. Tickets are $5 at the door. Future dates for Battle of the Bands include February 28, March 21, and April 25. Winners advance to the finals on May 17. The winner of the final competition will open for the headliner at YouthFest '14, which takes place June 21, 2014 at OneLoudoun. For more information and to register your band visit www.loudounteens.org.