The monthly installment of the New Faces of Maryland contest for August is planned for Saturday, August 31st, at Ziascoz Bar and Lounge, (1313 East Pratt Street, Baltimore). The contest is open to all male and female impersonators. Every month, usually on the last Saturday, the contest returns. The evening begins with registration from 8 to 9:30 pm and Hip-Hop music from 8 to 10 pm. The contest and show are from 10 pm to midnight, followed by Hip-Hop music until closing. The event is hosted by Extacy (the reigning Miss New Faces of Maryland 2019) and Helena Hologram (the June winner of New Faces of Maryland).

Contest registration is first-come-first-served and entry is free. The winner each month gets a cash prize of $25 and the opportunity to perform at the following months contest, as well as entry in the annual finals contest in December. Contestants may not have held any state, regional, national, or international title. Performance limit is five minutes. The winner is chosen by the audience.

Cover for patrons is $5. For more information visit the Facebook event page at or call 443-467-9749.