To encourage artistic growth through amateur performance in the community


Cultivate a lifelong appreciation for music and speech arts


The following core values represent what we believe, what we stand for, and how we approach everything we do:

Positive, Constructive Experiences

We endeavour to offer our participants and their families along with their educators, a positive festival experience by providing an atmosphere where adjudicators, volunteers, and audiences respect each other and appreciate each performance.


We endeavour to be accountable to all stakeholders including our staff, Board, donors, volunteers, communities, and government partners by providing a highly regarded organization that has fiscally responsible policies that will ensure the longevity of the festival.

Community Engagement

We endeavour to involve our communities including individuals and businesses to work in collaboration with our Society to provide the best Festival experience for all involved.


We endeavour to be an all-inclusive organization that is willing to respond to the changing needs through innovation and/or other creative approaches that will benefit the Festival.


We endeavour to be a Society that is well-operated, organized by abiding by a Code of Conduct that is transparent with all the necessary policies in place to resolve conflicts in a fair and just manner.