Irene Ilic Plans are now underway for the 26th annual Newmarket Voice Festival which will take place February 20-24, 2024 at The Old Town Hall in Newmarket. The Concert of the Stars will be held on Friday, March 1, 2024 at 7:30 p.m. at The Old Town Hall. The Festival continues to offer categories in Classical Voice, Musical Theatre, Popular Voice, Speech Arts and Drama, and NEW this year, Songs From The Screen And More! The NVF Committee is proud to feature talented local singers and actors, and to provide them with the opportunity to perform and to receive valuable and encouraging feedback from our wonderful adjudicators. The festival is also fortunate to have generous donors who create scholarships for participants chosen by our adjudicators. Please consider becoming one of our donors. Every donation of $20 or more receives a tax receipt. Please see "Donate" below.

The Newmarket Voice Festival is a proud member festival of the OMFA (Ontario Music Festivals Association). As such, the NVF is eligible to submit three singers per category and age level, at the recommendation of the adjudicators, to represent our festival at the Provincial Finals competition held from Junen 10th-15th, 2024. See the syllabus for further details.

As we move forward, the Newmarket Voice Festival will continue to monitor and adhere to all current public health guidelines regarding Covid-19. Our priority is to promote the health and safety of our participants, their families, our Committee and volunteers, and audience members.


You can help to make this festival a success for the participants and the community.

By becoming a scholarship donor, you can provide motivation and inspiration to a young singer.