Beatbox Battle

Beatbox Battle 2020-05-31T11:40:06+00:00

This year at the Markham Village Music Festival, we are pleased to present our first ever Beatbox Battle sponsored by Long & McQuade Markham.

If you are interested in being a competitor for this event, please see the information below.

Master of Ceremonies & Lead Judge: Ethan Chu
Judging Panel: James Dark & Danny Ho of MayDay Fundraising


  • The Beatbox Battle will be taking place in the afternoon on Saturday June 20, 2020.
  • Time is yet to be determined
  • Stay tuned for further updates


  • 9 beatboxers are registered for the battle and will all compete in the event.
  • Our judging panel will determine 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.
  • Audience members/virtual attendees, will have the opportunity to vote for the People’s Choice award.
  • Top 3 and People’s Choice to be announced on-air before the end of the festival and will be posted on our website and social media
  • Please make sure to provide an introduction at the beginning of your video (your introduction is not part of the 1 minute 30 seconds)
  • You will be evaluated in four categories, each worth 10 points each. These are originality, musicality/structure, technicality/cleanliness and flow.
  • Results of both rounds will be shared to all competitors and/or posted on our website and social media.


  • 1st Place – $100 Long & McQuade Gift Card
  • 2nd Place – $75 Long & McQuade Gift Card
  • 3rd Place – $50 Long & McQuade Gift Card
  • People’s Choice – $25 Long & McQuade Gift Card


  • All registered competitors will receive at least one item of swag prior to the date of the festival to be mailed to them.


  • Registration is now over and we have 9 competitors for the event.
  • Deadline to submit your video is Tuesday June 9, 2020 at midnight.
    (Failure to submit your video by the deadline will disqualify you from the competition)
Please stay tuned for further updates!