12th Annual Honors High School String Orchestra “Side-by-Side” Festival

November 8 & 9, 2024

Informational Documents


Step 1: Registration

  • The deadline for registration is October 7, 2024.  Please click here to register.


Step 2: Permission Form


Step 3: Payment

There is a participation fee of $50.00. This covers a festival T-shirt, lunch on Friday, and both lunch and dinner on Saturday. All meals will be served in the Atlantic Dining Hall (an all you can eat buffet) located adjacent to the Student Union. Payment is due online by the registration deadline (Monday, October 7, 2024). The payment link is found in the FAU Marketplace Orchestra Store.


Step 4: Practice

Practice parts for auditions (for section-leader positions and solos) and practice purposes will be sent via email along with a detailed invoice for registration.


Step 5: Parking

Parking in Parking Garage 2, Lot 1, and Lot 25 will be free of charge on Friday, November 8, 2024 from 7 am to Saturday, November 9, 2024 at 9:00 pm.

Here is a direct link for a map of parking on campus

Alternatively, visitors may park at metered spots ($2.50 an hour), and also have the option to park in any blue lot using the ParkMobile app to get a temporary ePermit at the same $2.50 hourly parking rate.    

For additional information on visitor parking please visit https://www.fau.edu/parking/all-permits/ and click on "Guest, Visitor, and Volunteers."