Overview & Schedule


Since its inception in 1996, the Young Artists Festival has provided thousands of students the opportunity to connect with the arts through competitions, workshops, master classes and recitals.

The 2022 Festival and will feature students of voice.  The Young Artists Alliance administrates this program.


To participate in the competitions, workshops, and recitals students must meet at least one of the conditions below:

  • Be a resident of Adams County (primary address located within county boundaries)
  • Study performing arts with a private teacher who is a resident of Adams County
  • Attend a performing arts school located within Adams County
  • Attend any Adams County district school
  • Live within any Adams County school district boundary


For information about each event and a link to register, follow the links below.

Final Concert & Awards Ceremony

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, no final concert will be held.  Award winners will be posted on the Young Artists Alliance website.

Schedule of Events – 2022 Young Artists Vocal Festival

March 7                Registration Opens (link to register will be here on March 7th)                    
April 11                Vocal Registration Deadline
April 15                Late Registration Deadline
April 23                Vocal Divisions – 9 am – Carpenter Rec

For questions contact Rosalie Keith, Executive Director for the Young Artists Alliance at youngartistsalliance@comcast.net or 303-457-2289.

General Competition Information

  • There should be no communication with the judges during the competitions.  Any necessary communication to judges will be done by administrators.
  • The decision of the judges is final. At the judges’ discretion, some awards may not be given.
  • Multiple divisions will be created as needed.
  • Adams County and Carpenter Recreation Guidelines will be followed.