2018 Spring Convention Updates

Click here for the full Chorus Contest Scoresheet!

Click here for the full Quartet contest scoresheet!


Hello Cardinal District!  The 2018 Spring Convention is fast approaching, and despite this cold weather, we are still set for an awesome time in Columbus, IN this weekend.  In preparations for the weekend, we want to take the time to give you a one stop shop for all convention updates and results as well as provide information relevant to the weekend that will help you in your own preparations.  Throughout the weekend, we will constantly be adding information to this page as well as our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages to keep you as updated and informed as possible.  If at any time you have questions, please feel free to contact us via email at info@cardinaldistrict.org or message us on our Facebook page.  We are looking forward to an exciting weekend, and we can’t wait to see you there!  Pack warm clothes, drive safely, and as always, Keep the Whole World Singing!  #cardinalstakecolumbus2018 #cardinaldistrict #cardinalbarbershoppers


Click here for the full 2018 Spring Convention Program!

Note:  The Draw listed in the convention program has changed.  Seventh Degree will be performing last for the Semifinals, and all other competitors will be moving up one spot.



Click here for directions to Columbus North High School via Google Maps.

Click here for directions to Hilton Garden Inn Columbus Edinburgh via Google Maps.

Click here for print directions sent via Cardinal Connection.

If you are using another GPS Device, here are the addresses you will need to enter.

Hilton Garden Inn Columbus/Edinburgh

12210 North Executive Drive

Edinburgh, IN 46124


Columbus North High School

1400 25th Street

Columbus, IN 47201



It’s looking to be a little chilly this weekend, and there is even some snow in the forecast. Be sure to pack some warm clothes.

Draw Order

Quartet Semifinals
1. Seventh Degree
3. Insight
4. Late Shift Quartet
5. Playlist
6. In The Mix
7. The Rush
8. The Guyer Boys
9. Ad Astra Quartet
10. New Image Barbershop Quartet

Chorus Contest
1. The Chordlighters
2. South Bend/Mishawaka Valleyaires
3. Circle City Sound Barbershop Chorus
4. The Kentuckians Chorus

Note:  All competitor videos will be posted on YouTube as unlisted clips.  Links will be sent to the chapter and quartet contact emails listed in the Member Center.

Tag Contest

Don’t forget about our tag contest this weekend!  Get three other people, come up with a name, sing and record a tag, and post it to our Facebook Page.  Deadline for entries is 6 PM Saturday.  Winners will receive a $50 gift certificate to the Harmony Marketplace.


Quartet Finals

The Draw for the Quartet Finals tomorrow at 7 PM!

MT. Side Note
2. Seventh Degree
3. In the Mix
4. Insight
5. The Rush
6. Late Shift
7. Playlist
8. New Image
9. Ad Astra


Chorus Contest Results

Plateau AAA Most Improved Chorus and Champion – South Bend-Mishawaka Valleyaires

Photo coming soon!


Plateau AAAA Most Improved Chorus – The Kentuckians Chorus

Plateau AAAA Champion – Circle City Sound

Congratulations to the Kokomo Men of Note on being named Chapter of the Year for 2017.

Congratulations to Jordan Busboom on being named Barbershopper of the Year for 2017.

Click here for the full Chorus Contest Scoresheet!


Quartet Contest Results

Congratulations to Instant Classic on being named Quartet of the Year for 2017!

International Representative to Orlando with 1855 (77.3%) – Insight


International Representative to Orlando with 1951 (81.3%) – Late Shift

Click here for the full Quartet contest scoresheet!


Keep the Whole World Singing to close out convention led by David Zimmerman!