74th Annual International Convention and Competition


Join your Sweet Adelines family at the 74th International Convention and Competition in Louisville, Kentucky (USA) Oct. 12-17, 2020! During our 74th International Convention, we will celebrate our 75th Anniversary. The 75th Jubilee Celebration, “Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow,” will feature Diamond Anniversary activities commemorating our history and looking forward to our future. Gather with thousands of barbershop fans to hear the best quartets and choruses from around the world! We’ll see you there!



Experience a week of ringing chords, non-stop a cappella, sparkling crowns and friendship at Sweet Adelines International Convention and Competition.

Early registration on-site in New Orleans

Early registration opens on-site at International Convention in New Orleans on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019. Will you be the first in line to register?

Early Registration

Early registration will open online and by mail on Monday, Sept. 30, 2019. See below for registration dates, rates and how to register!

Save the date and meet our chorus competitors! Harmony Classic choruses take the stage on Tuesday, October, 13, 2020. The International Chorus Semifinals Competition will commence on Thursday, October 15, 2020. We wish all competitors the best of luck in preparing for International Competition!

Quartet Competition

Save the date for our International Quartet Competition! Quartets will take the stage on Wednesday, October 14, 2020. Draw for order of appearance will occur at conclusion of the 2020 regional competitions.

Convention Site

The Kentucky International Convention Center, located in the heart of downtown within walking distance of iconic attractions and distilleries, is open for business after a two-year, $207M expansion and renovation.

Join the Conversation

RSVP and join the conversation on the Louisville 2020 Facebook Event Page. Share your convention countdown social media posts with the official event hashtag: #SweetAds75