Provincial Update: Ontario Supporting Local Festivals and Events

Published October 8, 2020

Ontario is investing $9 million through the new Reconnect Festival and Event Program to support municipalities and event organizers during COVID-19. This funding will be used to maintain public safety requirements and allow people to reconnect with their communities through online, drive-through and other innovative experiences.
Funding may be used for eligible expenses such as

  • programming and production
  • promotion
  • mobile applications
  • website development
  • implementation of health and safety measures.

The application period for the Reconnect Festival and Event Program runs from October 8 to December 1, 2020.

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