The following contains important rules, regulations and contact information of the Southeastern Manitoba Festival.

Contact Information

If you have questions or comments about SEMF, please contact the discipline coordinator for your discipline (please do not contact the president or vice president before contacting the coordinator) or mail:
Box 3334,
Steinbach MB
R5G 1P6

Entry Forms

  • 2018-19 Entry Forms
  • All entries for SEMF 2019 must be received by December 1, 2018.
  • All entries must be hand delivered in the festival dropbox at the Cultural Arts Centre by December 1st at midnight, or postmarked by December 1st.
  • Entry forms, aside from being linked here, are also included with the Addendum which will be available at these Steinbach locations beginning October 1, 2018:
    • Steinbach Cultural Arts Centre, 304 2nd Street
    • Outbach Music, 276 Main Street
    • Hildebrand Music, 316 Main Street
  • There are separate entry forms for solos, ensembles, groups, dance and choirs.

Official Program

You can find the program order/membership form in the addendum.

The Official Program for 2019 will be available for $15.00 at these Steinbach locations starting February 1, 2019:

  • Steinbach Cultural Arts Centre, 304 2nd Street
  • Outbach Music, 276 Main Street

Admission Information

  • Each Session – morning, afternoon or evening (ages 3 and up) – $2.00
  • Awards Night ($12 max/family) – $5.00
  • Dance Highlights Evening (no family rate) – $5.00
  • Festival pass (all sessions & Awards Nights/Highlights evenings) – $15.00
  • Southeastern Stars Gala Concert – No charge
Members Receive
  • A complimentary festival program
  • A complimentary festival pass
  • Your name listed on our sponsor page

For more information, pick up a brochure at the Steinbach Cultural Arts Centre or print out our membership form and mail it to SEMF, Box 3334, Steinbach, MB R5G 1P6. (Memberships are $40.00 and must be received by December 15 to receive the Festival Program and Pass for the following season).

Rules & Regulations

  • The Southeastern Manitoba Festival is a member of the Associated Manitoba Arts Festivals. AMAF publishes a Provincial Syllabus listing the rules and regulations for member festivals, and the classes available to participants at the local, provincial and national levels. The current Provincial Syllabus you must use is the 2015 Edition.
  • The Southeastern Manitoba Festival follows the rules and regulations as outlined in the Provincial Syllabus. In addition SEMF annually publishes its own Addendum to the Provincial Syllabus. There is no charge for the SEMF Addendum. It will be available online beginning October 1 each year or may be picked up at these Steinbach locations:
    • Steinbach Cultural Arts Centre, 304 2nd Street
    • Outbach Music, 276 Main Street
  • The Provincial Syllabus 2015 Edition hard copy or electronic copy can be purchased for $15 from the Associated Manitoba Arts Festivals.
          Contact AMAF at 1-204-231-4507 or via email at