Call for Artists: Alberta Culture Days in Wood Buffalo
Participate & Celebrate: Sept. 1 – 30, 2021
The Wood Buffalo Alberta Culture Days planning committee is seeking individuals and organizations to help organize and host fun, family-friendly events that feature the region’s diverse culture. The events and activities can take place online, as well as in-person, given they adhere to COVID-19 public health measures.
“Registering early provides the Wood Buffalo Alberta Culture Days planning committee with a greater ability to prepare and plan for the coming year’s events. We are looking for local artists, performers, event hosts and venue operators to help us celebrate arts and culture in our region.”– Jessica Barry, Coordinator with RMWB
Culture Days is a national celebration of arts and culture, though celebration dates vary from province to province.
Alberta Culture Days in Wood Buffalo includes a series of free events for the entire month of September with plenty of opportunities to participate in Alberta’s largest celebration of arts, heritage, diversity and community spirit.
This community celebration of arts and culture has been brought to our communities by the Wood Buffalo Alberta Culture Days planning committee in partnership with Arts Council Wood Buffalo.
Alberta Culture Days in Wood Buffalo runs from September 1 – 30, 2021. Any proposed events must run at least once during the course of the Alberta Culture Days dates.
How to Register
- Pulse – 780-743-7000
- Pulse (toll free) – 1-800-973-9663
Who Can Register?
Anyone can participate in Alberta Culture Days in Wood Buffalo. Both established and emerging artists of all artistic disciplines are invited to register.
Event organizers hail from the full spectrum of cultural creators—from grassroots community volunteers and independent artists, to major arts, culture, and heritage institutions—and there’s always room for more.
Learn more about this celebration of arts and culture and how you can participate: Participation Guide.
To participate in Alberta Culture Days in Wood Buffalo, your activity/event must meet the following requirements:
- The arts and culture event is participatory
- Any proposed events must run at least once during the course of the Alberta Culture Days dates from September 1 – 30, 2021
- It must be free for the public to attend
Those who do not meet the entry requirements may be asked to update or revise their event/activity plans.
Submissions must be received by 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 30, 2021.
Any requests for funding to support your event must be submitted as part of your registration on the RMWB’s website for Alberta Culture Days 2021. Please include a detailed description of your funding requirements.
Any questions related to funding request eligibility may be directed to Liana Wheeldon, Executive Director of Arts Council Wood Buffalo:
- Phone: 587-674-1625 x.100
- Email: [email protected]
Culture and Social Development
Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo