Florida Federation of Music Clubs

Junior Festivals

Each February, FFMC sponsors a number of area Junior Festivals by district. See map: click here

A wide range of musical instruments are represented at these festivals: piano, voice, strings, woodwinds, percussion and more. Festival events include solos, concerti, duets, trios, quartets, duos, vocal groups, string ensembles, and orchestras.

Required selections are chosen from the current Festivals Bulletin compiled by the National Federation of Music Clubs (NFMC). To order a copy---telephone (317) 882-4003 or write to National Headquarters:
National Federation of Music Clubs
1646 Smith Valley RD
Greenwood, IN 46142
Visit NFMC Festivals page for more information: click here

Membership Form: renew by October 1 (New club: send in dues Senior/Junior by November 1)

Festival Forms (Ask your local festival chair for details)

Festival Transfer Form JR 3-1 (Due December 1) Federation Cup Forms 

Bay Ridge District

Tampa Area

2018 Festival Dates

Feb. 10 - Concerto

Feb. 11 - Conflict

Feb. 17 - Piano/Ensemble

Feb. 25 - Strings

Location:
Hillsborough Community College
Ybor Campus
2112 N. 15th ST
Tampa, FL 33605


Deadline for submitting applications:
December 1, 2017

Transfer form (JR 3-1) due by December 1


Bay Ridge District

Winter Haven Area

2018 Festival Date:

February 10

Location:
North Ridge Church
2250 State Road 17 So.
Haines City, FL 33844

Deadline for submitting applications: December 1

Transfer forms (JR 3-1) due by December 1


Capital District

Choctaw Bay Area

2018 Festival Date:

Saturday, February 10

Location:
Northwest Florida State College
Mattie Kelly Performing Arts Center
100 College Blvd
Niceville, FL 32578

Deadline for submitting applications:
December 1

Transfer forms (JR 3-1) due by December 1


Lake District

Lake / Altamonte Area

2018 Festival Date

To be announced

Deadline for submitting applications and fees:
December 10

Transfer form (JR 3-1) due by December 1

Download: JR 3-1 Transfer


Lake District

Lake / Brevard County Area

Festival Date:

Saturday, February 3, 2018

Location:

Ascension Catholic School
2950 North Harbor City BLVD
Melbourne FL 32935

Deadline for submitting applications:

December 1

Transfer form (JR 3-1) due by December 1


Lake District

Lake / Central (Orlando) Area

2018 Festival Dates

Piano, Woodwinds, Voice
February 10, 2018 (Saturday) 9:00 - 5:00 & February 11, 2018 (Sunday) 1:00 - 5:00

Location:
University of Central Florida
12488 Centaurus Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32816


Strings, Harp, Guitar
February 10, 2018 (Saturday) 9:00- 5:00

Location:
Rollins College, Keene Hall


For registration information and deadlines:
lake-central-festival.weebly.com


Lake District

Lake / Martin County Area

2018 Festival Dates:

The dates for NFMC Festival for Lake District-Martin County Area are:


Saturday, February 17, 2018 - Piano
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - Piano
Sunday, February 25, 2018 - Vocal


Location:
Stuart School of Music
1608 So. Kanner Hwy
Stuart, FL 34994

Deadline for submitting applications:
December 4

Transfer Forms (JR 3-1) due by December 1


Royal Poinciana District

North Area

2018 Festival Dates - RPN

Piano Dates:
Feb 3 and 4, Feb 10 and 11

Location (Piano and Voice):
Broward College
3501 SW Davie Road
Davie, FL 33314

Strings Dates:
Jan 27, Feb 3, Feb 4

Location (Strings and Other Instruments:):
Church by the Sea
2700 Mayan Drive
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316

Application forms due by DECEMBER 8
(Extension from December 1, 2017)


Transfer form (JR 3-1) due by December 1
Download: Transfer Form (In-State)

Submit finalized Junior Club roster to Vicki Taylor: finsec@ffmc-music.org
List names in ABC order, numbered. (December 10 deadline.)

RP North Help Desk: rp.north@ffmc-music.org

RP North Festival Team:


Royal Poinciana District

Palm Beach Area

2018 Festival Dates:

Saturday, February 3, 2018

Location:
United Methodist Church of the Palm Beaches
900 Brandywine Road
West Palm Beach, Florida 33409

Deadline for submitting applications:
December 10

Transfer form (JR 3-1) due by December 1


Royal Poinciana District

South Area

2018 Festival Dates - RPS

PIANO & STRINGS
University of Miami
Sat. Feb. 24-Sun. Feb.25
Sat. Mar. 3

VOICE
New World School of the Arts
Sat. Feb. 10


GUITAR & WINDS
Miami Conservatory of Music
Sat. Feb. 24


Deadline for submitting applications:
December 1

Transfer form (JR 3-1) due by December 1


Seminole District

Bradenton Area

2018 Festival Dates/Locations:
To Be Announced


Location:
Community Baptist Church
5500 18th Street East
Bradenton, FL 34203

Deadline for submitting applications:
December 10

Transfer form (JR 3-1) due by December 1


Seminole District

Fort Myers Area

2018 Festival Dates:

To Be Announced

Tentative location:
Florida Southwestern State College
8099 College Parkway
Fort Myers, FL 33919

Deadline for submitting applications:
December 1

Transfer forms (JR 3-1) due by December 1


Seminole District

Sarasota Area

2018 Festival Dates:

Friday, February 23
Saturday, February 24

Location:
St. John's Methodist Church
6611 Proctor Rd.
Sarasota, FL, 34241


Makeup dates:
Sunday, February 25, 2018
12:30-5:30pm

Makeup location:
Pritchards Pianos
2108 Bee Ridge Rd.
Sarasota, FL, 34239

Festival Applications/Fees and Federation Cup Forms/Fees are due by Dec. 10, 2017

Transfer forms (JR 3-1) due by December 1


St. Johns District

St. Johns Area

Festival Dates:
February 23-24 2018

First Baptist Church
Downtown Jacksonville


Deadline for submitting applications: December 10, 2017

Transfer forms (JR 3-1) due by December 1


Suwannee District

Gainesville Area

2018 Festival Dates:

Piano and Voice Festival
10-11 February 2018

Location:
University of Florida
130 Music Building
Gainesville, FL 32611


String and Other Instruments Festival
23-25 February 2018

Location:
Celebration United Methodist Church
9501 SW Archer Road
Gainesville, FL

Deadline for submitting applications:
December 1

Transfer forms (JR 3-1) due by December 1