Milton Culture Days 2023. Photo credit: Olivia Brocklehurst.

Organizer Event Registration

Sign in or create an account to register your events for the 2023 Ontario Culture Days Festival. The Festival takes place from September 22 to October 15, 2023.

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Reshaping Ruins by Guelph's Artists in Residence, Guelph Culture Days 2022. Photo credit: Sarah Arfan.

Organizer Information

Whether you’re an individual artist, part of a collective, or work with an organization or a municipality, read more about how to present an activity for the public during Ontario Culture Days.

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Markham Culture Days 2022. Photo: Danny Custodio

Festival Hubs

From regional galleries to your local culture department, festival hubs are friendly faces during our festival. Visit the hub partners for cutting-edge arts programming, get connected to the local community, and start your festival adventure.

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Creatives in Residence

We are excited to welcome our eight Creatives in Residence for 2023. This year, the Creatives in Residence series is inspired by themes of material culture.

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Photo by Danny Custodio

Festival Events Listing

The Ontario Culture Days Festival is an annual celebration of arts, culture and heritage taking place each fall across the province. Discover an event in your region!

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2022 Spotlight Recognition Program

The Spotlight Recognition Program celebrates exemplary programming taking place each year as part of the Ontario Culture Days Festival. Read about the program and see the 2022 Spotlight Recognition Program recipients.

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Thank you to everyone who made the Ontario Culture Days Festival a success! From Sept 23rd – Oct 16th, more than 1 in 10 Ontarians participated in arts and culture in their communities. Check out this recap video featuring a few of the many incredible 2022 Festival events.

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