Voices Without Borders Presents: 23rd Annual Children of the World in Harmony Festival Gala Concert
800 Bay Harbor Drive
Petoskey, MI 49770
This festival brings children and youth from around the world to sing and dance in a variety of settings throughout Northern Michigan, culminating in a gala concert.
The host choirs of the festival are the Little Traverse Youth and Treble Choirs, and acts include Mariachi Espuelas de Plata (Silver Spurs) from Fort Worth, Gluais, a music and dance group from Trim, Ireland, and The Crystal Children’s Choir from the San Francisco Bay Area, as well as many others. The goal of the festival is to present outstanding children’s and youth choirs or dance and instrumental ensembles from around the world to promote children and youth choral singing and dance, in addition to exchanging cultural ideas and experiences, and to create a dialogue on peace through the performing arts.
The mission of Voices Without Borders, Inc. is: to promote, support, and sponsor choral music, dance, and other related activities for young people in our schools and communities throughout Greater Northern Michigan and to offer similar opportunities to promote friendship and understanding through music and dance between children and youth from around the world who are invited to participate in VWB programs.