Victoria Drum Fest

Presented By Groove Studios

Youth Drum Cover Contest

Local youth have a chance to hit the stage at this years festival. Film yourself doing a Drum Cover (playing along to a song) and post it to the Facebook event page here. Contest runs March 1st – April 15th. Two categories: 13 and under and 18 and under as of April 15th, 2018. Contestants must reside on Vancouver Island or surrounding islands. Contest starts March 1st and runs until April 15th. Two contestants from each category will be chosen on May 1st. These contestants will perform their drum cover at the 2018 Victoria Drum Fest “Education Day” on May 26th. Maximum song length is 5 minutes. Great prizes to be won!


  • You must be under 19 as of April 15th.
  • You must live on Vancouver Island or surrounding islands.
  • Must not have any endorsement conflicts that would preclude you from playing on the following gear – Yamaha Drum Kit, Paiste Cymbals, Evans Drumheads