The Pas Music and Fine Arts Festival

The Pas Music and Fine Arts Festival has been offering adjudicated sessions since 1935.

Sean Irvine was the adjudicator for Band and instrumental April 15-17, 2019

Cancelled for 2021


Adjudicators are brought in to evaluate and suggest improvements on the performances in a variety of disciplines. Many scholarships are available.   

General information:  Festival website is
Post Office:  Box 3434  The Pas MB R9A 1S2
Contaact:     Deb  204-978 - 0550

Officers and directors 

Chairperson               Deborah Bottcher              204-978-0550
Past Presidents         Mike Bottcher/ Geof Ings
Secretary                    Amanda Newman
Treasurer                     Bonnie Needham
     Band                        Heather Gibson                 204-623-3485
     Piano                       Tanis Asselstine                204-624-5557      
     Vocal & Choral       Sue Harper                         204-623-6856
     Speech & Theatre Meaghan Dunnigan          204-623-3459
     Dance                       Cherilyn Misling
     Fiddle                        Kathy McKay   (cell 620-0930) 204-623-7793 
** Contact the director for information on that discipline
or to withdraw.
Committee positions:
     Awards & Scholarships     Mike Bottcher. Deborah Bottcher, Amanda Newman 
      Registration                         Deborah Bottcher,  Geof Ings, Sue Harper
      Publicity                               Mike Bottcher
      Venues/School Liaison     Individual directors
      Fund Raising                        Bonnie Needham (CTA)
      Program Coordinator         Deborah Bottcher,  Mike Bottcher
      Adjudicator's Secretary    Deborah Bottcher
      Travel & Accommodation  Individual directors , Deborah Bottcher,
                                                       Bonnie Needham
      Website                                  Mike Bottcher
      Grand Concert                     Heather Gibson, Bonnie Needham, other                                                                          volunteers as needed. 

Photos of 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017  Music Festival can be found on the archives page. None available for 2018.

MMF Junior Fiddlers 2019