COHOES, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Want to cheer on Shaker High’s Madison VanDenburg on “American Idol” this Sunday surrounded by hundreds of fellow fans? The City of Cohoes is hosting a watch party this Sunday at the Cohoes Music Hall.

The watch party will run from 8:00 to10:00 pm, with doors opening at 7:00 pm. The event is free and you don’t need a ticket ahead of time, but seating is limited to the first 400 people through the door, so you should be sure to get there early.

Cohoes Mayor Shawn Morse said the party is a change to feature Cohoes’ favorite 12047 contestant.

“This is a great opportunity for Cohoes Proud residents to show support for such incredible talent from our area,” said Morse. “We look forward to cheering Madison on to victory.”