The Morden Festival of the Arts is a non-profit, volunteer-based organization which provides a venue for student performance and adjudication in the following disciplines:
French and English Speech Arts
The Festival runs during the months of March and April each year. The Hilites Concert is the finale of the Festival and showcases performances which have beem recommended by the adjudicators of each discipline.
Registration for the Morden Festival of the Arts takes place in late January or early February. Piano and Strings registrations are done through the students' private music teachers. Registration forms are available at all local schools as well as the Morden Library and on this website. There is a small fee for each entry to help cover the cost of adjudicator fees.
Announcements regarding Festival dates, locations and registration deadlines will appear in the local school newsletters as well as in local newspapers and on this website.
A major goal of the Morden Festival of the Arts is to encourage high levels of participation. As part of this encouragement, we try to keep our entry fees as low as possible.
The generous financial support of many individuals and businesses is vital to the continuing growth of the Festival. If you would like to support the Morden Festival of the Arts financially, please send your donations to:
Morden Festival of the Arts
Morden, MB R6M 1A5
The Festival recognizes donors in the following categories:
Benefactor $500.00 & over Patron $250.00 & over
Supporter $100.00 & over Contributor $50.00 & over
Friend $20.00 & over
2017 Entries will be collected at:
Minnewasta on January 26, 2017 - please leave entries in Minnewasta office
Morden Collegiate Institute on January 26, 2017 - please leave entries in MCI office or drop off at EMMS
Maple Leaf on January 25, 2017
(10:00 A.M. – 2:30 P.M.)
ÉMMS on January 26, 2017
(9:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.)
Mail To: Leigh Penner
222 Nelson Street
Morden, MB R6M 1 M7
Note: Entries postmarked later than January 19, 2017 will NOT be accepted.