Team Work

2016-2017 Member Festivals

If your local music festival is not listed here or your festival is interested in becoming a member, please contact the Area Director for that area, or contact us.

Toronto Area Festivals

Area Director: Evelyn Reid
Contact Evelyn

Durham Showcase Festival

Eleanor Gummer, Director
Phone: 905-409-8780
Email: wsmus@rogers.com
Website: www.durhamshowcasefestival.com
103 Dundas St. W., Whitby L1N 2M1

Festival Dates: April 6-9, 2017
Entry Deadline: March 10, 2017

Oshawa-Whitby Kiwanis Music Festival

John Chave, Chairperson
Tina-Marie Schaaf, Festival Coodinator
Phone: 905-430-1455
Email: info@oshawawhitbykifest.ca
Website: www.oshawawhitbykifest.ca
910 Dundas St. W., PO Box 10017, Whitby, ON L1P 1P7

Festival Dates: March 27 – April 7, 2017
Entry Deadline: February 1, 2017

Pickering Rotary Music Festival

Mary Power, Chair
Phone: 905-686-5271
Email: powmay@bell.net

David M. Stone, Festival Advisor & Founder
Phone: 905-837-2279
Email: ohnopeople@sympatico.ca

Website: pickeringrotarymusicfestival.ca
Box 7, Pickering, ON L1V 2R2

Festival Dates: February 23 – March 9, 2017
Entry Deadline: December 16, 2016

Wishing Well Lions Club Music Scarborough

Cameron Miranda-Radbord, Festival Chair
Phone: 416-556-0510
Email: musicscarborough2017@gmail.com

Website: www.musicscarborough.weebly.com
25 Channel Nine Court, Scarborough, ON

Festival Dates: March 14-16, 2018
Entry Deadline: March 1, 2018
Awards Concert: March 22, 2018

North York Music Festival

Ella Poret, Festival Chair
Phone: 416-788-8553
Email: northyorkmusicfestival@yahoo.ca
Website: www.nothyorkmusicfestival.com
PO Box 47592, 946 Lawrence Ave. E., Don Mills M3C 3S7

Festival Dates: April 1-3, 7-10, 15-17, 19, 21-24, 2017
Entry Deadline: February 1, 2017
Gala Concert: May 27, 2017

Peel Music Festival

Richard Summers, President
Amy Weymouth, Festival Administrator
Phone: 647-282-7335
Email: admin@peelmusicfestival.ca
Website: www.peelmusicfestival.ca
PO Box 70083, Fletcher’s Creek P.O., Brampton, ON L7A 0N6

Festival Dates: March 20 – April 30, 2017
Entry Deadline: December 5, 2016

Toronto Kiwanis Festival

Pam Allen, General Manager
Dr. Giles Bryant, Artistic Director
George Rowell, President
Phone: 416-487-5885
Fax: 416-639-5340
Email: schedule@kiwanismusictoronto.org
Website: www.kiwanismusictoronto.org
17 Pinemore Cres., Toronto, ON M3A 1W5

Music Festival Dates: February 20 – March 7, 2018
Entry Deadline: November 16, 2017

Dance Festival Dates: April 4 – 8, 2018
Early Bird Deadline: December 15, 2017
Regular Deadline: January 24, 2018

Oakville Vocal Arts Festival

Linda Fletcher, President
Joan Heels, Vice-President
Natalie Spurrell, Festival Administrator
Phone: 905-464-2411
Email: info@oakvillevocalartsfestival.ca
Website: www.oakvillevocalartsfestival.ca

Festival Dates: November 13-26, 2017
Entry Deadline: September 30, 2017

Pickering GTA Music Festival

Martha Gregory, Executive Director
Phone: 905-839-9801
Email: pgtamf@gmail.com
Website: www.pgtamf.ca
861 Naroch Blvd, Pickering, ON L1W 1T1

Festival Dates: January 30 – February 8, 2017
Entry Deadline: December 2, 2016

Unionville Music Academy Competition

Alina Mirzoev, Festival Coordinator
Phone: 905-761-6818
Website: www.unionvillemusic.org

Festival Dates: November 30 – December 3, 2017
Entry Deadline: October 23, 2017
Gala Concert: January, 2018

Southern Ontario Festivals

Area Director: Janis Auster
Contact Janis

Brant County Music Festival

Naomi Wratten, Chair
naomiwratten@gmail.com

Phone: 226-938-7488
Festival Email: brantcountymusicfestival@gmail.com
Website:

Festival dates:
Entry Deadline:
Trophy Competition Date:
Stars of the Festival:

Hamilton Music Festival

Tom Oliver, President
Diane Manojlovich, Festival Coordinator
Festival Phone: 905-634-5714
Website: www.hamiltonmusicfestival.ca
611 Holly Hill Cres., Burlington, ON L7L 3Z8

Festival Dates: April 17-28, 2017
Entry Deadline: February 15, 2017

St. Catharines Kiwanis Music & Arts Festival

Peter Brown, Festival Chair
pbrownmusicfestival@gmail.com

Claudette Borowski, Festival Administrator
Email: cborowskimusic@gmail.com

Festival Phone: 289-296-8638
Website: www.stcatharineskiwanisfestival.com
12-111 Fourth Ave., Suite 102, St. Catharines, ON L2S 3P5

Festival Dates: April 24 – May 5, 2017
Entry Deadline: February 15, 2017

Rotary Burlington Music Festival

Bryce Leggatt, President
Dawna McDade, Festival Coordinator
Phone: 905-320-6906
Email: info@rotarymusicfest.org
Web: www.rotarymusicfest.org

Box 91524, Roseland Plaza Postal Outlet, Burlington, ON L7R 4L6

Festival Dates: October 30 – November 11, 2017
Entry Deadline: September 30, 2017

Niagara Musical Theatre & Voice Festival

Lisa Brillon, Festival Director
905-262-4610

Kathryn Cushing, Festival Secretary/Treaurer
905-354-4052

Festival Email: nmtvfestival@gmail.com
Website: www.nmtvfestival.ca
6764 Dellpark Drive, Niagara Falls, ON L2J 2B8

Festival Dates: February 21-27, 2017
Entry Deadline: December 15, 2016
Gala Festival Concert: March 5, 2017

Stamford Kiwanis Music Festival - Niagara Falls

Stamford Kiwanis Music Festival – Niagara Falls
Marjorie Slinn, Festival Chair
Gina Redekop, Festival Secretary/Coordinator

Phone: 905-358-3293
Email: skmusicfestival@gmail.com
Website: www.kiwanisniagara.ca
9 Tracey Rd., St. Catharines, ON L2N 1P9

Festival Dates: Piano: April 24-28, 2017; Vocal: May 1-4, 2017
Entry Deadline: January 31, 2017

Guelph Kiwanis Music Festival

Joe Scollard, Festival Chair
Heather Fleming, Festival Coordinator
Phone: 519-821-4365
Email: heathercfleming@hotmail.com
Web: www.guelphkiwanismusicfestival.org
Box 1475, Guelph, ON N1H 6N9

Festival Dates: March 23 – April 19, 2017
Entry Deadline: January 27, 2017
Highlights of the Festival: May 12, 2017

Norfolk Musical Arts Celebration

Vicky Lachine, Festival Director
Festival Email: nmaf@bell.net
Phone: 519-428-1196
Fax: 519-428-1196
Email: nmaf@bell.net
Website: www.nmaf.ca
142 Lynndale Rd., Simcoe, ON N3Y 5J1

Festival Dates: February 27 – March 3, 2017
Entry Deadline: November 25, 2016
Festival Highlights: March 7, 2017

Southwestern Ontario Festivals

Area Director: Katie Pergau
Contact Katie

Chatham Kiwanis Music Festival

George Service, Chairperson
email: chair@music.chathamkiwanis.com

Anne Velle, Festival Secretary
festival.secretary@music.chathamkiwanis.com

Janine Allin, Provincial Coordinator
allinjanine@yahoo.com

Phone: 519-354-8644
Website: www.chathamkiwanis.com/musicfestival
Box 20065, 416 St. Clair St., Chatham, ON N7L 5K6

Festival Dates: March 27 – April 7, 2017
Paper Entry Deadline: November 15, 2016
Online Entry Deadline: December 1, 2016
Grand Concert: April 25, 2017

Kiwanis Music Festival of London

Jim Scott, Chairman
Charlotte Cleland, Festival Secretary

Phone: 519-432-5183
Email: secretary@kiwanismusicfestivallondon.com
Website: kiwanismusicfestivallondon.com
P.O. Box 50008, London ON N6A 6H8

Festival Dates: March 22 – April 12, 2017
Entry Deadline: December 3, 2016

Kiwanis Music Festival Windsor Essex County

Ed Lanktree, Festival Chair
edlanktree@sympatico.ca

Susan Belleperche, Festival Coordinator
suebelleperche@gmail.com

Festival email: info@wkmf.ca
Website: www.wkmf.ca
c/o 863 Hacienda Court, Windsor, ON N9G 2T1

Festival Dates: April 24 – May 5, 2017
Entry Deadline: January 27, 2017

Guelph Kiwanis Music Festival

Joe Scollard, Festival Chair
Heather Fleming, Festival Coordinator
Phone: 519-821-4365
Email: heathercfleming@hotmail.com
Web: www.guelphkiwanismusicfestival.org
Box 1475, Guelph, ON N1H 6N9

Festival Dates:
Entry Deadline:

Lambton County Music Festival (Sarnia)

David Nichols, President
email: djnichols1949@hotmail.com

Ev Lambert
email: evylambert@teksavvy.com
Donna Taylor, Secretary
email: dtaylor345@cogeco.ca

P.O. Box 772, Sarnia, ON N7T 7J7

Festival Dates: April 24-28, May 1-5, 2017
Entry Deadline: February 1, 2017
Stars of the Festival Concert: May 16, 2017

Woodstock Rotary Music Festival

Bruce Brubank, Festival Chair
Frances Stevens, Festival Coordinator

Phone: 519-456-2622
Email: wrotfestofmusic@execulink.com
Website: www.woodstockrotaryfestivalofmusic.com
Box 1615 Woodstock, ON N4S 1K3

Festival Dates: April 3-20, 2017
Entry Deadline: January 16, 2017

Kitchener-Waterloo Kiwanis Music Festival

Heidi Wall, Festival Secretary
Phone: 519-496-7085
Email: admin@kwkiwanismusicfestival.org
Website: www.kwkiwanismusicfestival.org
193-55 Northfield Dr. E., Kitchener, ON N2K 3T6

Festival Dates: April 17-21 and April 24-29, 2017
Entry Deadline: January 22, 2017
Grand Finale Concert: May 5, 2017

Stratford Kiwanis Festival of the Performing Arts

Brian Reid, Chair
breid@wightman.ca

Janis Auster, Executive Director
Phone: 519-273-3011
Email: info@kiwanisfestivalstratford.com
Website: www.kiwanisfestivalstratford.com
P.O. Box 844, Stratford, ON N5A 6W3

Festival Dates: April 3-22, 2017
Entry Deadline: January 24, 2017

Eastern Ontario Festivals

Area Director: Martha Gregory – Position Available
Contact Martha

Brockville Lions Club Music Festival

Judy Quick, Chair
judithquick@hotmail.com

Bill Jenkinson, Festival Secretary
bjenkinson45@hotmail.com

Madelyn Piehl, Provincial Councillor & Webmaster
613-246-5933, madelyntrist@gmail.com

Phone: 613-345-1175
Website: brockvillelionsmusicfestival.com
P.O. Box 566, Brockville, ON K6V 5V7

Festival Dates: April 23 – April 27, 2017
Entry Deadline: January 26, 2017
Festival Awards Night: May 2, 2017

Kiwanis Music Festival, National Capital Region (Ottawa)

Jim Puskas, Chair
Kim Chadsey, Executive Director

Steven Fielder, Provincial Administrator
festivalcorrections@gmail.com

Phone: 1-613-226-7572
Festival Email: kim@okmf.ca
Website: ottawakiwanismusicfestival.com

Festival Dates: March 27 – April 29, 2017
Solo Entry Deadlines (online only): January 13, 2017
Bands, Chamber & Choral: January 27, 2017

Stirling Festival of Praise (Belleville)

Michael Faulkner, Chair

Phone: 613-391-1541
Email: r.michael.faulkner@gmail.com
Web: www.stirlingfestival.com
1109-94 Sidney St., Belleville, ON K8P 3Z1

Festival Dates: April 18-27, 2017
Entry Deadline: February 17, 2017
Stars of the Festival Concert: May 5, 2017

Cornwall Kinsmen Music Festival

Jane McLaren, Festival Secretary

Phone: 613-936-6977
Email: cmusicstudio@cogeco.ca
Website: http://www.cornwallkin.com/index.php/events/music-festival

Festival Dates: March 28 – April 7, 2017
Entry Deadline: February 24, 2017
Concert of the Stars: April 2, 2017

MCM Festival Alexandria (Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry)

Gabrielle Campbell, Chair

Phone: 613-525-0516
Email: mabouer@hotmail.com
Website: www.mcmfestival.ca
15 Sanfield, P.O. Box 624, Alexandria, ON K0C 1A0

Festival Dates: March 31 – April 9, 2017
Entry Deadline: February 3, 2017

Kingston Kiwanis Music Festival

Chris Scott and Christine Harvey, Chair

Martha Clarke, Provincial Coordinator
fclarke4@cogeco.ca

Phone: 613-507-9934
Email: kkmf@kingston.net
Website: www.kiwaniskingston.ca
P.O. Box 883, Kingston, ON K7L 4X8

Festival Dates:
Feb. 21 – March 3 (all categories except school bands)
April 3 – 7 (school bands)
Entry Deadline: December 2, 2017
Highlights Concert: March 8, 2017

Quinte Rotary Music Festival (Belleville)

John Chisholm, Festival Chair
Judy McKnight, Festival Secretary

Phone: 613-969-1277
Email: info@quinterotarymusicfestival.com
Website: www.quinterotarymusicfestival.com
P.O. Box 22082, Belleville, ON K8N 5V7

Festival Dates: April 3-7, 2017
Entry Deadline: February 14, 2017

Central Ontario Festivals

Area Director: Michael Faulkner
Contact Michael

Barrie Music Festival

Ellen Wells, Chair
Katie Pergau, Executive Director

Phone: 705-726-1764
Email: info@barriemusicfestival.com
Website: www.barriemusicfestival.com
80 Bradford St., Box 702, Barrie, ON L4N 6S7

Festival Dates: March 27 – April 20, 2017
Early Bird Registration: December 4, 2016
Regular Registration: January 22, 2017
Spirit of Music Showcase: May 7, 2017

Newmarket Lions Club Music Festival

Lourdes Heinzle – Festival Coordinator

Phone: 905-252-3203
Email: newmarketlcmusicfestival@gmail.com
Website: newmarketlcmusicfestival.com
PO Box 55, Newmarket, ON L3Y 4W3

Festival Dates: April 18 – May 5, 2017
Entry Deadline: January 31, 2017

Midwestern Ontario Rotary Music Festival (Walkerton)

Sharon Whaling – President
Gertrude Weber – Provincial Coordinator
Dorothy Hazlehurst – Secretary/Registrar

Phone: 519-881-2957
Email: fhazlehurst@sympatico.ca
Email: gcweber@wightman.ca
P.O. Box 1960, Walkerton, ON N0G 2V0

Festival Dates: April 17-21, April 24-25, 2017
Entry Deadline: February 1, 2017
Highlights Concert: April 29, 2017

Yip's Music Festival (Markham)

Katherine Kwok, Festival Chair
Grace Shum, Festival Secretary

Phone: 905-948-9477 x 2211
Email: ymf@yips.com
Website: www.yips.com
28 Crown Steel Dr., Unit 19, Markham, ON L3R 9Y1

Festival Dates: April 23-27, 29-30, May 6-7, 2017
Entry Deadline: February 21, 2017
Gala Concert: May 27, 2017

Peterborough Kiwanis Music Festival

Robert MacLeod, Chair
Darlene Ewing – Secretary

Phone: 705-748-2045
Fax: 705-748-6481
Email: kiwanismusic@trytel.net
Website: www.kiwanismusicfestival.com
P.O. Box 481, Peterborough, ON K9J 6Z6

Festival Dates: March 27 – April 7, 2017
Entry Deadline: January 20, 2017
Final Concert: April 9, 2017

Orillia Kiwanis Music Festival

Don Haskins, President
Blair Bailey, Artistic Director
Stephanie Worthington, Registrar

Email: info@orilliakiwanismusicfestival.com
Website: www.orilliakiwanismusicfestival.com

Festival Dates: April 18 – May 5, 2017
Early Bird Entry Deadline: January 15, 2017
Regular Entry Deadline: January 31, 2017
School Entry Deadline: February 15, 2017

South Simcoe Arts Council Music Festival (Alliston)

Suu Taylor – Festival Coordinator

Phone: 705-435-2378
Email: info@southsimcoeartscouncil.com
Website: www. southsimcoeartscouncil.com
Box 313, Alliston, ON L9R 1V6

Festival Dates: April 3 – 21, 2017
Entry Deadline: January 13, 2017

Northern Ontario Festivals

Area Director: Diane Manojlovich
Contact Diane

Carleton Place & Beckwith Music Festival

Joy Hodgkinson, Festival Chair
John Hodgkinson, Festival Secretary

Phone: 613-253-1454
Email: pianojoy@storm.ca
Email: quetico@storm.ca
Website: www.cpmusicfestival.com
2779 9th Line, Beckwith Carleton Place, ON K7C 3P2

Festival dates:
Entry deadline:

Sault Ste. Marie Music Festival

Edward Dickey, Festival Coordinator

Phone: 705-253-4373
Fax: 705-949-6583
Email: saultmusicfestiva@algomau.ca
Website: http://www.algomaconservatory.com/web-content/pages/festival_index.html

Festival Dates: April 10-26, 2017
Shield Competition: April 30, 2017
Entry Deadline: February 15, 2017

The Grey County Kiwanis Festival of Music

John McLachlan – Festival Chair
Karen Kyle – Festival Coordinator

Email: festivalcoordinator@kiwanismusicfestival.net
Website: www.kiwanismusicfestival.net
PO Box 456, Owen Sound, ON N4K 5P7

Festival Dates: April 3-7, April 10-13, 2017
Entry Deadline: February 10, 2017
Festival of the Stars: April 24, 2017

Sudbury Kiwanis Music & Dance Festival

Rick Arcand, Festival Chairperson
Heather Parker, Festival Coordinator

Phone: 705-522-5080
Email: sudburykiwanis@gmail.com
Website: www.kiwanisclubofsudbury.ca
469 Bouchard St., Suite 207, Sudbury, ON P3E 2K8

Festival Dates: March 27 – April 7, 2017
Entry Deadline: January 15, 2017
School Entry Deadline: January 31, 2017

Kiwanis Club of Pembroke Music Festival

Doug Fee & Raghavan Vijay – Co-Chairs
Susan Fisher, Secretary

Phone: 613-735-7773
Email: fisher@nrtco.net
Website: http://www.pembrokekiwanis.org/Page/16024
P.O. Box 1093, Pembroke, ON K8A 6Y6

Festival Dates: Feb. 27 – March 3, March 6- 10, March 21-25, 2017
Festival of the Stars: March 30, 2017

Lakehead Festival of Music and the Arts

Dawn Sebesta, Festival & Provincial Coordinator

Phone: 807-577-0060
Fax: 807-577-0303
Email: dmsebesta@gmail.com
Website: www.tbmusicfestival.com

Dance Festival Dates: March 24-27, 2017
Dance Entry Deadline: January 28, 2017
Music Festival Dates: March 31 – April 8, 2017
Music Festival Entry Deadline: January 14, 2017