2019 Fine Arts Festival

Why Participate?

The primary focus of our National Talent Quest, is to give our youth the opportunity to discover, develop and deploy their God-given talents and acquired skills for active ministry in fulfilling the Great Commission and thus glorifying God. It also focuses on equipping youth with discipline, sportsmanship and Christian values.

Who Can Participate?

Divisions are based on contestants’ age as of January 15, 2019. Divisions are as follows:

Junior Talent (Ages 8-12)
Alpha Teen (Solo Ages 13-15)
Omega Teen (Solo Ages 16-19)
Teen Talent (Groups Ages 13-19)

How To Register

Talk to your Pastor or Youth Pastor TODAY about being a part of Talent Quest 2019. Don’t miss your chance to share your talents and gifts through this great ministry opportunity! For official 2019 registration forms, please go to our DOWNLOADS on the bottom of this page.

Registration Cost – Per category entered:

Individual Entry: $15.00
Group Entry: $30.00
Registration Deadline – April 5th

All registrations & fees must be postmarked by April 5, 2019 for acceptance to compete. A parent Consent & Waiver form must be completed for each participant. All participant names must be listed on the application. Please notify the DM Department if any changes need to be made to your registration (i.e.: division, participant names, etc.) prior to competition day. Please contact the DM Department @ 336-656-7936 x. 111 for any questions.

Creative Writing, Video & Website Design Categories

Creative Writing, Video and Website Design entries are due with registrations on April 5, 2019 to allow time for judging before competition day. There is no theme for Website Design.

Talent Quest Guidelines

The 2019 IPHC National Talent Quest Guidelines are available for DOWNLOAD at the bottom of this page. Please read these guidelines carefully. In the guidelines, you will find entry requirements, guidelines (time limits, soundtrack information, prop use, etc.), and details on judging criteria.

Competition Schedule

Friday, April 26th – 6:30 pm
Junior Vocal/Instrumental
Teen Communication Arts

Saturday, April 27th – 8:30 am
Junior Communication Arts
Teen Vocal/Instrumental
All Creative Arts – Junior & Teen

Competition Location

Competition will be held at Cornerstone Conference Ministry Center (7545 US Highway 29 Browns Summit, NC 27214). Junior Talent will compete in the Cafeteria Training Center (Building B) and Teen Talent (Alpha & Omega) will compete in the Main Auditorium (Building A). All Junior & Teen Creative Arts will be held in the Conference Board Room.

Overnight Accommodations

Rooms/cabins are available on a first come/first serve basis, to those who wish to spend Friday night on campus. The cost is $5 per person.

Meals Available

“Chief’s Grill” food truck will be on campus for you to purchase food. They will serve a menu consisting of hamburgers, hot dogs, grilled chicken, etc…

Downloads and Links