Southern Star Music Festival

Atlanta's Premier Music Festival for School groups!

The Southern Star Music Festival (Adjudicated Competition) hosts both instrumental and choral groups on each festival weekend. The instrumental division has sections for high school concert or symphonic bands and wind ensembles, middle school or junior high concert or symphonic bands and wind ensembles, orchestras and jazz bands. The choral groups are divided into high school and middle school or junior high groups; the groups eligible for competition are chamber choirs, concert choirs, madrigal choirs and men's and women's ensembles. There also are divisions for jazz or show choirs, church choirs and elementary school choirs.


2015 Festival Dates:

March 20-21
March 27-28
April 10-11
April 17-18
April 24-25
May 1-2
May 8-9

Group Travel Network offers several theme park and event packages for performers and chaperons. Packages include tickets to Six Flags over Georgia, a dining voucher for each person, a recording of your group's performance and trophy to commemorate the event. Additional package offerings may include a visit to the World of Coca Cola, The Varsity, Georgia Aquarium, an Atlanta Braves Baseball Game and much more. Package prices vary based on the inclusions your group selects.


The student competition is open to all groups who want to compete, so long as competition spots are available.