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GALA Choruses Festival

GALA Choruses Festival 2024
Wednesday, July 10–Sunday, July 14

in Minneapolis, MN


Central is honored to be one of the hosts of the GALA Choruses Festival this year! Central folks who are interested in volunteering during the festival should reach out to Judith Hedman.

What is Festival?

GALA Choruses signature event is our quadrennial Festival, which gathers LGBTQ+ choruses from all over North America and the world. Festival is five days of singing, connecting, and creating. It’s wall-to-wall concerts, workshops, social events, joy and pride. It’s the largest LGBTQ choral event in the world. It’s you with thousands of your peers taking over a city and filling it with song.

By the Numbers

GALA Choruses Festival will gather about 7,000 singers from 122 choruses this summer in Minneapolis. This is just a portion of the more than 15,000 singers and nearly 200 LGBTQ+ choruses in North America and beyond who make up GALA Choruses. Festival 2024 choirs will perform at world-class venues in downtown Minneapolis including Orchestra HallThe Minneapolis Convention Center, and Central Lutheran Church. Festival 2016 in Denver, CO, gathered more than 6,000 singers in-person and more than 14,000 unique viewers online.

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