DONATE to the FESTIVAL
The Festival wouldn't happen without donations of money and services. Want to help? Just Click HERE to make a secure online gift to the Festival.
The 2014 Festival Queen is Georgia Zamperoni, partnered by Jake Rouse and sponsored by Club Savoy Myrtleford. We wish her all the best in the year ahead, as she takes over the duties of her title from 2013 Queen Emma Botter.
ART PRIZE WINNERS
Warm congratulations to artists Clare Leeuwin-Clark and Laural Lawless who won the $3,500 Myrtleford Art Prize & David Draper Landscape Prize. Read more
thanks, ALPINE SHIRE!
The Alpine Shire is a very strong Festival supporter, providing a range of funding, sponsorship & resources that make such a great Festival possible.
New ART PRIZE venue
The Art Prize has a new home! in 2014 the exhibition, including the opening party, will be held at 6-10 Clyde Street (formerly the Inside Outback store). With a $3,500 acquisitive First Prize sponsored by Alpine Shire, the 2014 Art Prize is great! Read more.
The Festival for everyone
Enjoy the cruisy, outdoor Carter Holt Harvey Street Party, or the excitement of live sports events. Take in the Myrtleford Art Prize and Reign of Pearls Photographic exhibitions, then shop at our markets. How about a cooked breakfast in the heart of town, followed by a motorbike ride or a guided historical tour?
WHAT'S ON AT THE FESTIVAL? Check out the Festival Program to see just how big & varied our Festival is. Keep watching the Program for event changes & updates.
come on - VOLUNTEER!!
The Festival runs on people power, and there are many little jobs we need help with. If you've ever thought of being a volunteer, NOW IS THE TIME TO JOIN! We'd love to have you help us - for an hour, half a day, or the whole Festival if you'd like. To get involved, just email our friendly Volunteers Coordinator.
CarterHoltHarvey joins the Party
The 2014 Festival has received very generous financial support from Carter Holt Harvey-WPA, so we're throwing a party to celebrate. Be sure to come to the Carter Holt Harvey Street Party on Saturday March 8. It'll be a beauty!! Read more.
Coles Supermarkets - Super Supporters
We're extremely grateful for Coles Supermarkets' major support of the Festival and Cotters Markets. The yummy produce enjoyed at Cotters Market sausage sizzles throughout the year is provided by Coles, on top of their major financial sponsorship of the Festival. Thank you Coles! Read more
HOORAY for the PIAZZA!
Myrtleford's lovely Piazza will be home for several Festival events in 2014, including the Festival Opening & public presentation of the Princesses. This gives visitors better access to our town's restaurants, cafes, pubs & shops during the Festival. Find out what's on in the Piazza - explore the Festival Program.
Opening the Festival with a real BANG
The 2014 Opening Ceremony will be held on Friday March 7 in the Myrtleford Piazza. The event will include live music from Yackandandah's awesome Richard Perso. And the Princess & Partners' final dance rehearsal will be held on the Piazza's chess board! Note the early starting time of 6pm.
Myrtleford? Where is it?
If you haven't visited Victoria's northeastern High Country, you've missed something special! Myrtleford is in the lush Ovens Valley, at the base of the state's highest mountains. We're an hour from Albury-Wodonga, three hours from Melbourne, and a world away from your worries. Read more
What are you waiting for?!
OK - enough talking. Have a look at our website to learn all about Myrtleford and our magnificent Festival. Then come join us in March, for the time of your life!