2018 Festival Syllabus and Entry

The 2018 Festival will be held from Tuesday 27 February to Sunday 11 March, with the preliminary round of the Concerto Class being held on Friday and Saturday 26 and 27 January. The closing date for entries is 30 November 2017. You can see estimated dates for the different classes in the Syllabus.

New to the Festival?

We welcome newcomers at all our classes. Below are answers to some common questions, but please contact us if there is anything else you would like to know.

Entering online

To enter online, look up the class you wish to enter in the Syllabus document, make a note of the class number, and then search for the class number in the RunMyFestival online entry system. You can then enter and pay online.

RunMyFestival is a tried and tested Festival IT system already in use at a number of other festivals. If you have difficulties in making entries please contact our Entries Secretary by emailing entries@ecfest.org.uk.

Entering by post

You can also enter by post and pay by cheque. Please see below for instructions and entry forms: