Opportunities for Festival and Event Organizers

A one-day Festival and Events Symposium and Training will take place in January 2019, exact date and location TBA. This ticketed event will be open to all festival and event organizers, both within and outside of the GTA. Attendees can expect to gain professional growth and development, as well as network with other event organizers and leading industry experts and vendors. Stay tuned!

For more information, contact Jessica Gedge at jessica@yorkregionartscouncil.com.

CALL FOR VENDORS: Showcase your business at a Vendor Booth – Click here for the Vendor Application Form.

CALL FOR SPONSORS: Join us as an Event Sponsor – Click here for the Sponsor Application Form.

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WEBINAR: How to Implement Technology for your Festival or Event – April 11 at 2:00pm EST
With Natasha Hillier, Marcato, Chief Operating Officer
As technology in the Festival and Event space continues to evolve it is important for organizations to understand the best practices for a successful technology implementation. Whether you are switching ticketing systems, adopting a festival management system or launching a mobile app, there are many things you should consider to ensure you get a return on your investment. Some of the topics we will cover include, Preparing your Organization, Deciding What to Buy, Implementation and Long Term Strategy. Missed it? You can still watch the webinar HERE.

Useful links:

Part 1: Preparing your Festival to Adopt New Technology

Part 2: Deciding What Festival Technology to Purchase

Part 3: How to Successfully Implement Your New Technology

Part 4: Get the Most of your Investment in Festival Technology


How to Create Win-Win Festival & Event Partnerships with Professor Micki Rivers, Seneca College and Mitch Thomson, Sponsorship Consultant The T1 Agency.


How to Amplify Your Festival or Event with Digital & Social Media with Professor Bhupesh Shah, Seneca College.