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Hello, choirs!

We can't believe that 2025 will be our third festival! We doubled in size for year 2,  and welcomed 50 choirs across 7 stages, with thousands of singers and a massive audience in Godalming to celebrate with us! Want to be part of it next time? On this page, you'll find information about the event and how to apply.

What is ChoirBLAST?

A celebration of contemporary choirs from around the UK and internationally.

A non-competitive all-day festival with several performance areas, food & drink, craft stalls and activities - plus some surprises!

An opportunity to sing for the joy of it, spending quality time with your choir enjoying the performances from others.

A not-for-profit endeavour which supports two incredible charities.

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What can choirs expect?

✔️ The opportunity to perform two performance sets, of around 20 minutes, without paying a fee.
✔️ An inclusive, non-competitive event showcasing different styles, arrangements, genres and abilities.
✔️ A full-day event; participate by performing, listening, dancing, and enjoying yourselves.
✔️ Based in leafy green Godalming, a historic town in the Surrey hills.
✔️ Organised by professional musicians, choir leaders and events planners and in collaboration with A Touch Of Musicality.
✔️ Not for profit, all proceeds going towards charities chosen by the choirs participating.

What kind of groups can apply?

✔️ Harmony singing groups, minimum of 4 people.
✔️ Contemporary only, i.e. Pop, Rock, Folk, Jazz, Blues, Gospel, Soul, A Capella.
✔️ If applicable, live accompaniment is preferred to pre-recorded - no full bands.
✔️ Able to travel to Godalming, Surrey on 14th June 2025.
✔️ Can be professional or amateur-based choirs or vocal groups.
✔️ Enough material for a set, not just a single song.

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Location and Parking: 

  • We advise that you plan for your choir members aim to arrive 60-90 minutes before your performance time to allow for parking, entering the site, acclimatising and getting warmed up

  • For more information on getting to Godalming and the festival site, please visit this page: Visiting Godalming

  • Details of Godalming’s public car parks may be found by clicking here: Car Parks

  • Information about coach drop-off points and parking options can be seen here: Coaches

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"Positive energy, lovely stalls, good, good,

good music.

What could you not like!"

"The atmosphere was amazing, very relaxed and welcoming."

"Absolutely terrific variety of extremely talented choirs, and wonderful people all around."

"Loved that we were raising money for a good cause. Such a friendly, positive atmosphere."

"The whole day was amazing. As choir members, we sang our hearts out."

"It was so uplifting

listening to all

different voices throughout the day."

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