May Festival Announces Details for its 2018 Return to Renovated Music Hall

New Principal Conductor Juanjo Mena makes exciting May Festival debut


Welcome to the May Festival’s first season in Music Hall following the building’s incredible renovation. We are thrilled to invite you back to this treasured National Historic Landmark, originally constructed for the May Festival.

Eun Sun Kim to Lead the Verdi Requiem.

At the 2018 May Festival


The Cincinnati May Festival is pleased to announce conductor Eun Sun Kim will make her exciting Festival debut on May 18

May Festival Youth Auditions


Sign up for May Festival Youth Auditions in 2018

How to Sing with the May Festival Chorus in 2018


Ever dream of singing with the May Festival or in Music Hall? There are several ways to be part of the 2018 May Festival season!