Grants of up to $1,000 and grants of up to $5,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations, businesses, arts societies and collectives, and community groups to support public events, including Coronavirus (COVID-19)-related safety requirements in eligible locations. Funding may be requested for core staging costs for single-day and multi-day events. Eligible events include tours and educational events, performances, art installations, and parades. Events must take place in Downtown Edmonton, within the DBA’s borders.
The 2022 Downtown Festivals and Events Grant supports events that bring vibrancy to the core in safe, thoughtful, and innovative ways through two funding streams: Small-Scale Events & Large-Scale Events. The hope is that the community can all work together to elevate the Downtown experience for everyone.
Funding will be prioritized towards applicants who can demonstrate that their events will play a pivotal role in bringing back vibrancy to Downtown Edmonton and supporting Downtown businesses. Applications that meet these guiding principles will be prioritized: public impact, artistic and cultural impact, and economic impact.
Funding is available through two streams:
Estimated Size of Grant:
For eligible events planned to take place before the end of 2022.
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