Capital Region's newest rising star comes home for special visit

May 14, 2019 04:02 PM

COLONIE - A pep rally and a parade to celebrate Madison VanDenburg were taking place in Colonie on Tuesday.

Madison is a finalist this season on "American Idol." The show's production team wants to showcase her hometown.

Advertisement – Content Continues Below

A pep rally was held at Shaker High School, followed by a parade to The Crossings in Colonie Tuesday afternoon, where Madison will perform on stage.

MORE INFORMATION: Madison VanDenburg "Hometown Hero" visit info



WNYT Staff

Copyright 2019 WNYT-TV LLC, a Hubbard Broadcasting Company. All rights reserved

Saratoga socialite Marylou Whitney dies at age 93

Precautions strongly urged during dangerous heatwave

Trainers, jockeys praise NYRA for cancelling Saturday's racing

Cooling stations open ahead of extreme heat

Ex-Giants offensive lineman Mitch Petrus dies of heat stroke