2021 Festival Dates:

The week of March 22, 2021. Virtual Adjudications, Workshops, and performances will take place throughout the week.
The Live Virtual Celebration will take place on Friday, March 26, 2021. Time to follow. 

Step 1: School Registration Form

The School Registration form is the first step to ensure your students can participate in the 2021 Virtual Ocean County Teen Arts Festival. This form should be filled out by your school’s Teen Arts Coordinator and submitted ONCE. Please talk with teachers from all disciplines before submitting and indicate, to the best of your ability, what areas your students will participate in (it’s ok if you make changes later on, but we use this to plan workshops and adjudicators). 
Due Date: Friday, February 19, 2021 at 5pm
Who fills out this form: Teen Arts Coordinators

Number of Submissions: 1 per school
Cost per school: $50 (inclusive of all adjudication categories and workshop participation)

Step 2: Entry Form

The Entry Form is used to submit your individual students and groups performances, artwork, and writing submissions for adjudication. This form should be filled out by the discipline teachers for each student or group submission.
Last Date for Submission: Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 5pm
Who fills out this form: Teachers/Directors for their discipline

Number of Submissions: As many as needed as per Festival Guidelines Please check this page as Guidelines may have changed for the 2021 Virtual Festival!

Step 3: Online Workshop Registration

In addition to adjudications, Workshops will be available for students to attend during the week of festival. Registering for workshops in advance is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED as many have limited spaces available and fill up quickly. This should be done by the individual student based on their individual festival schedule OR by a teacher who will be presenting a workshop to an in-school class. Please note – access links cannot be shared with multiple devices. 1 access link per viewing device.  
Due Date: Prior to Workshop date
Who fills out this form: Students or Teachers

Number of Submissions: 1 per workshop
Register for Workshops

Step 4: Virtual Festival Celebration

The Live Virtual Celebration will take place on Friday, March 26, 2021 at 1:00 PM EDT and will broadcast on Facebook and YouTube. During this broadcast we will announce and highlight those selected as Outstanding Achievement.
You can watch LIVE on Facebook by Following The Grunin Center or Ocean County Teen Arts Festival, or on Youtube here: