The judges will choose the best ten entries to go through to the Showcase Final which will take place on Friday 13th January 2018 at Leaf on Bold Street.
Doors open at 7.30pm, with the event starting at 8.00pm and finishing by 11.00pm.
Advance tickets went on sale 1st December 2017 with tickets available on the door on the night only if there are any spaces still available.
All money raised being split between Marie Curie Cancer Care and Garston Animal Rescue, in memory of Liverpool Acoustic team member Sharon Jones who died in May 2011.
Each of the finalists (or nominated musicians) will perform their entry, and an image of the piece of art that inspired it will be projected onto the screen for the audience to see.
Once all of the songs have been performed, the judges will announce their winner. The audience members will be given the chance to vote for their favourite song.
The evening will also feature special performances from Operation Lightfoot.
SATURDAY 13TH JANUARY 2018
SONGWRITING CHALLENGE 2017
@ Leaf on Bold St
featuring OPERATION LIGHTFOOT
7.30pm doors, 8.00pm to 11.00pm
Leaf, Bold Street, Liverpool
Tickets £6 advance and on the door
Advance tickets available online
and from TicketQuarter Echo Arena box office