The Celebrate Singing Choral Festival Concert will be held at Gilbert High School on Friday, March 23, at 7:30 p.m. The performance will feature central Iowa youth choruses. All choirs will perform individually and then join as a mass choir under the direction of Chris Johnson, music director for Gilbert and Roland-Story Middle Schools.


The following youth choruses will perform on the festival concert: Ballard East Elementary School, Ballard Middle School, Ames Children’s Choirs Chorale, Gilbert Intermediate School, Gilbert Middle School and Nevada Middle School.


Tickets are available at the door: $4-students/seniors; $6-adults; $12-family. The festival is being sponsored by the Ames Children’s Choirs and funded in part by Ames Commission on the Arts, Companion Animal Clinic, Dairy Queen, The Vault, The Open Flame and Nikki Nails.