Alberta Culture Days

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Alberta Culture Days is a September-long celebration of arts, heritage, diversity and community-spirit featuring free activities for Albertans to enjoy. It is an opportunity to discover, experience and celebrate the Month of the Artist through local events and activities, in-person and online across the province.

Arts Council Wood Buffalo stewards funds collected from the Province of Alberta and the RMWB among individual artists, groups and organizations who wish to host free arts & culture-based events for residents of Wood Buffalo.

Community Impact

100 Paid Artists

18 Events & Programs

1134 Participants

  • Alberta Culture Days 2022
  • 2022 Event Descriptions
  • Grant Eligibilities


See 2022 Event Descriptions for more detailed information on each Alberta Culture Days event.

Have a question?

Please contact:
Hanna Fridhed
[email protected]

2022 Event Descriptions

Grant Eligibilities

Applications Now CLOSED for the Alberta Culture Days Grant


2022 Events or Activities must:

– Provide arts, culture or heritage-related programming during the month of September 2022

– Be free to attend

– Provide a budget outlining estimated revenues (including in-kind and/or leveraged funds) and expenses

2022 Eligible Expenses are:

– Artist fees/workshop fees/performance fees (funds can only be used to compensate Albertan artists)
– Event/workshop materials (for example: paint brushes, paper, costume rentals, etc.)
– Marketing and communications
– Volunteer expenses (for example: t-shirts, refreshments)
– Food and beverage (note: alcoholic beverages and bar services are not eligible)
– Honorariums, wages, and contract wage agreements with cultural workers and artists who are not already employed as staff by the applicant organization (for example: ushers, stage managers, technicians etc.)
– Technology costs (for example: Zoom, WebEx, audio/visual technician services); equipment rental (for example: lighting, sound)
– Venue rental
– Equipment rental

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