Formerly Gorleston St Andrew's Festival
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  • The Gorleston Competitive Festival - where we celebrate Music, Speech and Drama
  • So, if you're a great instrumentalist, belong to a choir or prefer to sing solo
  • Or maybe you're good at acting or making a speech?
  • Or even like blowing your own trumpet
  • No matter your age - we'd love you to enter our festival

Latest News

AGM is on the 24th May at 6pm at Magdalen Way Methodist Church NR31 7DB

About the Festival

Find out everything you need to know about the changes to this year's Festival...


Festival Winners

You can read all about 2018's fantastic winning competitors. We think you'll agree they were all worthy recipients.


Our Patron

The Festival is proud and delighted to have Norfolk resident Patrick Hawes, composer of ‘The Highgrove Suite’ as patron.


Key Festival Information

Changes to the 2018 Festival include no syllabus. There is no syllabus because we cannot cover every discipline of music in every instrument. We very much want to encourage other diverse categories such as percussion, brass etc. The closing date for entries is 31st January 2018. Email for contact or look at the Facebook page at


How to enter
The entry form requires more information than previous years to ensure the musicians are placed at the appropriate levels. 1. Click on this box 2. Download the Festival 2018 entry form 3. Fill it in online or print it 4. Send it back to us by email or snail mail 5. If you cant access this then email us and we will send you a form


Where are we?
The venue for the 2018 Festival is Magdalen Way Methodist Church. Click more for further details.