Our dates vary slightly from year to year, but the festival usually falls in March, though some years it might extend into February and/or April. 


Dates for the 2024 Festival

Monday 4th March 2024- Saturday 16th March 2024

Closing date for all entries: Saturday 3rd February 2024

Speech & Drama: Monday 4th March – Wednesday 6th March
Singing: Thursday 7th March – Saturday 9th March (Adult Choirs)
Instrumental Music: Monday 11th March – Wednesday 13th March
Keyboard Music: Thursday 14th March – Saturday 16th March

Gala Concert: To be decided