May 22, 2021
2014 North Shore Culture Days - Call for Participation!

North Shore Culture Days returns September 26, 27, 28, so get ready to get creative!  Culture Days is an opportunity for people of all ages, abilities and 'artistic persuasions' to explore and participate in a variety of free, hands-on, interactive and behind-the-scenes activities.  North Shore arts, culture and heritage groups, libraries, community rec centres, galleries, and creative community organizations that host North Shore Culture Days activities can take advantage of the FREE North Shore News promotion coordinated by the Arts Office.  Building on the success of the 2013 North Shore Culture Days celebrations where we ranked in the Top #10 of Culture Days communitiies across Canada, we're keen to raise even more public awareness and participation for 2014. Read on to find out how you can get involved.....


This year, North Shore Culture Days will kick off on Friday September 26th at Shipbuilders' Square in conjunction with the Friday Night Market, followed by a weekend of activities happening in 'creative hubs' in locations across North and West Vancouver.


Register Your Activity Now - basic criteria

Your activity is FREE to the public and participatory.

The activity takes place September 26 (evening), 27 or 28.

The activity is registered at

You confirm your participation with The Arts Office at [email protected].

You secure a venue. Plan and assume all costs to deliver the activity.

You promote your activity through your own regular channels, with the support of the promotional program coordinated through the Arts Office.


Benefits of Participating

Attract new supporters, volunteers, clients and customers.

1.  North Shore News - North Shore Culture Days Special 4-Page Spread in the September 24th issue
2.  NEW! - 2014 North Shore Culture Days brochure - to be distributed widely across the North Shore

To participate in these promotions, activities must be registered with Culture Days, and the Arts Office informed before Wednesday August 27, 2014.


Tips + Tools for planning your activity

Check out the Culture Days Participation Guide for great ideas and planning tips.  Download the guide here.   


2013 North Shore Culture Days Success Story

'Bravo' to all that participated in the 2013 celebrations.  Check it out.  North Shore Culture Days Makes Canada's Top #10


Resources & updates

Arts Office / NS Culture Days website

Sign Up for the Arts Office monthly eNews

LIKE the Arts Office on Facebook

Need info, ideas, or more good reasons to get on board?

Barb McLean, Cultural Services Officer
North Vancouver Recreation & Culture
604 982-3894
[email protected]



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