Only 2 Weeks Left for Summer Promo + Exciting Collaborations!



Still sitting on the fence about whether or not to host a Culture Days event? Well, here’s a little incentive… Register by August 10th, 2017 at 11:59:59 PM for a chance to win* a free digital ad specifically promoting your Culture Days event. We’re also giving away 150 one-of-a-kind t-shirts designed for Culture Days and Canada 150! Click here to register. Please read through the Official Contest Rules for full details*.
Photo taken in Vancouver at Water’s Edge Day by Erin McKinnon.

Culture Days 2017

unnamed (4).jpgWEBINAR: Capturing Culture Days on Camera

Okay, so you’re a Culture Days regular. You know the drill. You may even post a picture or two to Facebook or Twitter. But do you know how to get the best out of your smartphone or DSLR camera? Sign up for our next webinar on August 22 where you’ll learn from professional photographers how to capture and share your Culture Days experience.

unnamed (5).jpgNSCAD U x Culture Days Collaboration

There’s a buzz of excitement at Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University (NSCAD U). The university is teaming up with Culture Days for the first time to celebrate its 130th anniversary and Canada’s 150th with live music, art demos and community-focused activities. Find out all about the full roster of events they have planned for Culture Days this year. NSCAD U is one of our five Spring Promotion Contest winners. Keep visiting Culture 365 for more inspiring stories about Culture Days activity organizers.

unnamed.pngB.C. Ambassador Update

B.C. Culture Days announced their British Columbia Ambassadors last month. In this most recent blog post, hear all about B.C. Ambassador Rob Brown’s plans to support creative collaboration in Northern British Columbia. The writer, creator, performer, director and producer also sheds light on his newest project Created Space.

New Eventbrite Feature

Does your activity have limited capacity? Does it require pre-registration? We’ve added a new feature in registration that enables you to include a link to an Eventbrite event to manage your pre-registration. Tip: Make sure to set your Eventbrite ticket type to “RSVP for a Free event.”


*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Subject to Official Rules at Open to legal resident of Canada (excluding the Provinces of Quebec); (b) located in Canada (excluding the Provinces of Quebec); (c) of the age of majority in his/her province or territory of residence. Contest Closes at 11:59:59 PM (EST) on August 10, 2017. Total of 151 Prizes are available to be won. One Grand Prize available to be won, consisting of using Culture Days existing national Geo targeted digital advertisement creative, ie, the Sponsor will add a tag line to its national campaign which will consists of a call out such as: “Check out the activity XYZ in “province of or region of”. For example “Check out the Culture Days activity Bookbinding Demonstration at the London Public Library in London, ON”.  The ad will be available between Sept. 5, 2017 and Oct. 1, 2017. The Sponsor will be responsible for purchasing the advertisement. The approximate retail value is $500.00 CDN. A total of 150 Secondary Prizes are available to be won and will be awarded as follows: 15 Prizes will be awarded amongst registered activities in the Province of AB; 30 Prizes amongst registered activities in the Province of BC; 18 Prizes amongst registered activities in the Province of MB; 15 Prizes amongst registered activities in the Province of SK; 60 Prizes amongst registered activities in the Province of ON; 9 Prizes amongst the combined registered activities in the Provinces of  NS; NB; PEI, NL and Labrador; and 3 Prizes amongst registered activities within the Territories. Approximate retail value of each Secondary Prize is $19.99 CDN. Random draws: August 21, 2017. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received per defined region. Correct answer to a mathematical skill-testing question required.


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DID YOU KNOW: 84% of event organizers used the marketing tools
available on the Culture Days website last year.
Have you started to use the free Marketing Materials?

Photo taken in Regina at North Central Street Fair mural painting courtesy of photographer, Shawn Fulton.

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