Alberta Culture Days are an annual three-day, province-wide celebration held at the end of September. This three-day gathering is a way for Albertans and travellers to celebrate and promote cultural experiences and diversity across the province.
Travel Alberta recognizes Alberta Culture Days as an opportunity to provide visitors from across Alberta and the globe with authentic Alberta experiences, and an elevated platform to showcase Indigenous culture this year with new tours, experiences, and events.
“Alberta Culture Days is an opportunity for communities across the province to demonstrate and share their passion for art, music, history and culture with Albertans and visitors. I encourage every community and community organization to join in the celebration at the end of September, and to apply for Alberta Culture Days grant funding.”
– Ricardo Miranda, Minister of Culture and Tourism
Grants are available to cultural organizations, non-profit groups, libraries, venues and facilities, schools and community groups, and are now being accepted by The Government of Alberta.
• Up to $10,000 available for communities designated as a Feature Celebration Site.
• Up to $5,000 is available for communities interested in being a Host Celebration Site.
• Up to $1,000 is available for groups wishing to host a one-day Pop Up event.
Alberta Culture Days is part of National Culture Days, a pan-Canadian effort to raise the awareness, accessibility, participation and engagement of all Canadians in the artistic and cultural life of their communities.
This year Alberta Culture Day takes place September 28 – 30, 2018Download the application for the Alberta Culture Days.
Deadline to apply is June 1, 2018.
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