‘American Idol’ Top Three: Scotty, Lauren & Haley’s Hometown Reunions [PHOTOS]

Scotty McCreery, Lauren Alaina and Haley Reinhart are this season’s American Idol top three, and as the top three gets to do every year, they returned to their hometowns to greet their adoring fans.

Billboard magazine reports that for Scotty, Garner, North Carolina went all-out for his homecoming celebration, with the Raleigh suburb spending over $60,000 to host over 30,000 fans for the weekend. The judges have chosen Kenny Rogers’ “She Believes In Me” as the song he will sing on Wednesday night’s top three performance show.

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16-year-old Lauren Alaina began her frenetic day at the FOX station in her hometown of Chattanooga, which as followed by series of stops and parades throughout the day. “Idol’s” youngest contestant then sang a few songs, filmed segments for next week’s homecoming show, and wiped away plenty of tears. The song chosen for her to sing by the judges is Lee Ann Womack’s “I Hope You Dance.”

Last but not least, was Haley Reinhart who headed home to Deer Park, Illinois. That evening her mini-concert drew nearly 30,000 people to Arlington Park in inclement weather. Next week, the judges have assigned Haley to sing Alanis Morrisette’s hit, “You Oughtta Know.”

Launch the gallery to check out all the hometown pics and then watch videos of their hometown appearances…