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Registration is now closed for the 2016 St. John's Kiwanis Music Festival

2016 Program Now Online. Click Here to view.

The Kiwanis Music Festival has been a firm establishment within the greater St. John's area for over 50 years. For many it is the definitive venue for aspiring musicians (young and seasoned) to showcase their talents on a public stage.

This website has been launched as a showcase of that talent - past and present. We hope that you will find something useful and informative through these pages.

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A Message from Janice Connors
President of the Kiwanis Music Festival Association of St. John's

It is with great pleasure I welcome you to the 65th. annual St. John’s Kiwanis Music Festival from February 21st. to March 3rd, 2016.

The members of the St. JohnÕs Kiwanis Club and Kelligrews Kiwanis Club are proud to sponsor and organize our 65th. Music Festival as part of our service to the Communities of the Northeast Avalon.

To all our competitors, I wish you good luck in your performance and most of all I hope you remember to have fun! Through the support of patrons, advertisers, family and friends, there are over $20,000 in scholarships and prizes to be shared among qualifying competitors.

I would also like to take the time to thank our many supporters and volunteers on behalf of the Clubs. Your service plays a key role in maintaining the quality, excitement and success of our Festival.

I invite everyone to enjoy as many musical performances as possible, whether as a performer or audience member, I look forward to seeing you throughout the Festival.

Janice Connors


Kiwanis Music Festival Association of St. John’s

festival news
updated: 23/02/15

2016 Venues

2016 Events - Key Times and Dates

2016 Program now online

2016 Syllabus now online

PLEASE READ: AMMENDMENT to the PIANO section of the 2016 Syllabus - Updated Oct. 7, 2015

festival results

* Festival results are listed by date, as published in The Telegram.(PDF Format)