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Welcome to the 79th year of the Rainy River District Festival of the Performing Arts!  We hope that you will celebrate this prestigious milestone with us by participating in the festival in some way; either as a performer, an audience member or a volunteer

The 2018 programs are now available.  There is a separate program for each division of the festival – vocal, drama, instrumental and piano.  The programs list all the competitions in chronological order.  You can find them on the “Schedule” page.  The venue for each session is also listed on the Schedule page.  Results from each day of competition are posted on the “Results” page.  

Important 2019 Festival Dates:

April 1-5 – Piano Festival
April 8-10 – Vocal Festival
April 11-12 – Drama & Speech Arts (French) Festival
April 15-16 – Drama & Speech Arts (English) Festival
April 17-18 – Drama & Speech Arts (Anishinaabemowin) Festival
April 25-26 – Instrumental Festival
SAVE THE DATE!  April 30 – Festival Highlights Concert @ 6:30pm at the Fort Frances High School Townshend Theatre.  Everyone is welcome!

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Programs & Schedule posted

The programs for all divisions of the 2019 festival are NOW available on the “Schedule” page. The schedule for the month of April is also posted – it includes start times and venues for all sessions of the festival. These are all pdf files that can be quickly downloaded if you like.T

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