BIG APPLE CLASSICNew York, NY
CRESCENT CITY MUSIC FESTIVALNew Orleans, LA
FESTIVALS AT SEASet sail for the thrill of a lifetime!
Intrepid Fleet Week CelebrationPerform on board the flight deck of the Intrepid Aircraft Carrier
MAPLE LEAF CLASSICToronto, Ontario
MUSIC CITY CLASSICNashville, TN
PAC FOR A DAYThrill your students with our one-day festivals!
SPIRIT OF AMERICA FESTIVALWashington, DC
VIRGINIA INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVALNorfolk, VA
WINDY CITY CLASSICChicago, IL

Host a PAC for a Day festival

Becoming a PAC for a Day Site Director and hosting a festival can be an effective fundraiser for you, your school and your music program.

 

 

To be considered for a Site Director position, you must be able to provide AT MINIMUM:

  • A school or performance venue within 30 minutes of the amusement park.
  • An auditorium (preferred) or multi-function room with the capacity to accommodate a large orchestra (up to 100 pieces).
  • Access to the facility on the day of the festival from approximately 7:30 am to 1:00 pm, depending on the number of groups registered.
  • An adequate number of chairs and music stands in performance area.
  • Separate warm-up room with chairs.
  • Sufficient parking for motorcoaches/school busses at performance site.
  • Basic concert percussion equipment (timpani, xylophone, bass drum and chimes).
  • Acoustic piano (tuned).
  • Choral risers or tiered stage for choral groups.
  • Easy access to electrical outlets in performance area.

 

Site Director’s responsibilities include:

  • Securing a suitable performance site for the scheduled festival dates.
  • Locating and hiring adjudicators with strong backgrounds in music education.
  • Creating the performance schedule for your festival.
  • Communicating with Directors from schools registered (performing schedules, directions to your performance site, available equipment at your site, etc.).
  • Securing sufficient adult and student staff to assist on the day of the festival.
  • Executing a professional, well-run festival that you would be proud to take your own students to.

 
If you would like more information on becoming a PAC for a Day Site Director, contact Dave Mazzarisi at (800) 872-3378, or via email at Dave@usafest.org.