LCS Festival Information:

Date: March 23 & 24, 2018
Location: Southeastern University in Lakeland, Florida
School Check In: Friday, March 23rd  Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Important Dates:

  • January 26, 2018 – Early Registration Deadline, postmarked by the 26th
  • February 15, 2018 – FINAL Registration Deadline; must be in office (no postmarks) by February 15th, no exceptions!
  • February 15, 2018 – Early submission entries must be received in the LCS Office
  • February 23, 2018 – Change request deadline; no changes will be accepted after February 23rd. Only drops will be allowed.
  • March 9, 2018 – Festival Schedule will be posted online
  • March 16, 2018 – Meal Ticket Reservation online order deadline
    • March 14, 2018 – mail in Meal Ticket Reservations, download form

Download Resources:

  • Download the LCS Festival Manual
  • Download the Entire Appendix (Contains all Spelling lists, Patriotic Speeches, Bible Lists, and Poems)
  • Download the Meal Ticket Reservation Form
  • Download the Art and Photo Entry Form – This form must be attached to each piece of artwork and/or photography. ALL WRITING, SHORT FILM, AND ART ENTRIES, EXCEPT 3D ART (CERAMICS AND SCULPTURES), MUST BE RECEIVED IN THE OFFICE BY FEBRUARY 15!
  • Submit Judge Recommendation Online or download the Judges Recommendation Form
  • Change Request Online Form – this form is for changes to be made to existing registrations only! No changes will be taken over the phone. The school coordinator can email change requests to changes@lcsfestival.org, be sure to include the category/grade level/student name of the original registration and the new category/grade level/student name of the change. After February 23rd no changes will be made to registrations; only drops will be allowed.

For registration to be complete, every school MUST send in:

Homeschool Registration Form – Homeschool student or guardian must have an active Individual Membership with FLOCS.

  1. Please verify that what is listed is complete & correct.
  2. Make copies of all forms for your records before submitting.
  3. All questions and changes MUST be submitted by email to changes@lcsfestival.org by the school coordinator, include the category/grade level/student name of the original registration and the new category/grade level/student name of the change. This is to ensure that there is a written record of all changes and that nothing falls through the cracks. There will be no exceptions. After February 23rd no changes will be made to registrations; only drops and substitutions will be allowed.

Spelling Bee Lists

Communications Division Lists