Media Release: 2017 Arts & Culture Awards - Nominations now open

Collingwood, ON [21 April 2017] – Nominations are now being accepted for Collingwood’s 2017 Arts & Culture Awards.
The Town of Collingwood plays host to a variety of exceptional arts and culture opportunities created by many talented and creative individuals and organizations who go above and beyond in enriching the cultural landscape of our community.
Established in 2011, the objective of the Awards Program is to increase awareness of Collingwood’s arts and culture community, recognize extraordinary contribution to arts and culture and encourage youth participation in arts and culture. The 2017 awards will be presented at a special event on Friday, September 15th.
For more information and to submit your nominations online, visit: Nominate in one of three categories: youth (18 and younger), adult or organization/group. Nominations must demonstrate the impact, creativity and dedication of the nominee’s contribution to arts and culture in Collingwood through volunteerism, artistic leadership, administration or philanthropy.
Nominations will also be accepted in person at Town Hall, 97 Hurontario Street, labeled “Collingwood Arts & Culture Awards” or by email to
The deadline for nominations is Monday, May 29th, so get your nominations in today! Information on the nomination process and past recipients is available online at
For more information, contact:
Communications Officer
Christa Carter
T. 705-445-1030 Ext. 3293
Coordinator, Arts & Culture
Tanya Mazza
T. 705-444-2500 Ext. 3287
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