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Canada West


Arts Festival

For more information about the Canada West Performing Arts Festival, please visit

The 3rd Annual Canada West Performing Arts Festival will be held in Victoria, BC in the summer of 2024.

Dates: July 25 -27, 2024
Location: University of Victoria

The CWPAF is rotation with Saskatchewan hosting the inaugural CWPAF event in 2022, Alberta hosting in 2023, and British Columbia hosting in 2024.

The CWPAF features the top amateur music and speech arts competitors from each partnering province’s provincial performing arts festival. Competitors compete in three different age categories in a variety of solo disciplines as well as Chamber and Choral.

To learn more about the CWPAF, please contact the provincial administrator of the festival association in your participating province. If you would like to volunteer or sponsor a scholarship at the CWPAF, please contact the provincial administrator of your participating province or the hosting province.

Female Pianist

Canada West Performing
Arts Festival (CWPAF)

Documents (click to access):
2024 Rules and Syllabus

CWPAF 2024 Donors/Sponsors:
Each partnering province is required to fund a certain amount in CWPAF scholarships. AMFA would like to thank the following Alberta donors for their generous support of 2024 CWPAF scholarship awards: 

Alberta Registered Music Teacher's Association

Norma Jean Atkinson

Barrhead Rotary Music Festival

Drayton Valley Performing Arts Festival
Fort McMurray Oilsands Rotary Music Festival
Grande Prairie and District Music Festival

Olds and District Kiwanis Music Festival

Provost Music Festival Association

Serendipity Choral Foundation

Jennifer Thomas

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