As former American Idol contestant Chris Medina prepares to visit Grand Haven this weekend, it's time to start preparing for the next season of American Idol.  American Idol Season 11 auditions begin June 26.

If you're dreaming of getting a key to the city and performing at Rosa Parks Circle as part of your homecoming celebration after you make Idol's final three...then you've got some work to do.  Check out the list of audition dates and times at Idol's official website. Good luck "dawg"!