The Festival is scheduled, as always, around Easter. This year, it began on Wednesday March 23rd and continued until Sunday April 3rd, 2016. This year's Festival was dedicated to the memory of Dr M.S. Subbulakshmi, Ariyakudi Ramanuja Iyengar, and Alathur Brothers. Ticketed programs are marked in the schedule. Tickets were available for purchase at the venue. Season tickets were available for $200 per person for all programs. For those who couldn't attend in person, the Festival will also was webcasted by iCarnatic.
Finalists from the junior division