Festival Investment Grant Applications Now Accepted

Applications for the City's annual Festival Investment Grant are now being accepted. The program provides support to organizations producing festivals and celebrations that will deliver significant economic impact, vitality and  vibrancy within the City of Victoria, particularly the downtown core.

The Festival Investment Grant is intended to nurture outdoor festivals and celebrations held within the City of Victoria, facilitate their growth and ensure their continued success.

The financial support assists organizations with the development of new festivals and celebrations or to improve or expand existing events.

High quality festivals and celebrations contribute to the community's well-being and economic health. The City places the pursuit of arts, culture and tourism opportunities as one of its primary objectives as a means to strengthen its downtown and enhance the City's liveablility. Over the past 18 years, the City of Victoria has awarded close to $4 million to local non-profits and culture organizations.  

The application deadline is Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 4:30 p.m.

Learn more.