Welcome to the Red Deer Festival of the Performing Arts Website!

April 15 – 16 at Sunnybrook United Church and April 22 – 25 at Red Deer Polytechnic

The Gala Showcase Concert and Reception is scheduled for Sunday, May 26 at 2 PM on Mainstage at Red Deer Polytechnic. Admission is by donation.

Calling all alumni – performers, teachers, accompanists, donors, volunteers! Please
celebrate our 60th Anniversary with us at our Gala Showcase Concert and Reception on Sunday, May 26. We have some surprises planned, so please click here to register for
e-mail updates.

Are you interested in attending a Festival session? This guide will provide some helpful information about where to park, admissions, and what to expect when you attend. If you have additional questions, contact the Festival Director at [email protected]


Registration is now closed for the 2024 Festival. Thank you to everyone who has signed up to participate this year!  Participants and teachers are asked to watch for e-mails from
[email protected] between now and the event.

Would you like to help support music education in Central Alberta? If so, please consider making a donation to support our mission! Click here to explore donation options.


City of Red Deer – Community Culture Development Fund 


Kiwanis Club of Red Deer – Founding Sponsor

Original Art by M. Gould