For Immediate Release / October 31, 2019

2020 Mayor’s Celebration of the Arts Awards

Nominations Open November 1

Nominate an artist for the 2020 Mayor’s Celebration of the Arts Awards that will take place on March 19, 2020 at The Enjoy Centre and celebrate excellence in the arts in St. Albert.

  • November 1, 2019 – Nominations Open
  • January 17, 2020 – Deadline for Nominations
  • March 19, 2020 – Mayor’s Celebration of the Arts Awards

The Mayor’s Celebration of the Arts Awards recognize the artists and organizations within the community that demonstrate a clear commitment to arts and culture in St. Albert. They highlight the positive role that the arts play in the community by enriching the city and promoting economic and social growth.

“The Celebration of the Arts have become a symbol of St. Albert’s commitment to community, arts and culture. For 10 years, they have brought awareness to the importance of supporting local artists as they contribute to the cultural heritage of our City,” says Mayor Cathy Heron.

Residents of St. Albert can nominate an artist in one of six categories:

  • Arts Champion
  • Emerging Artist
  • Excellence in Arts Teaching
  • Lifetime Achievement in the Arts
  • Established Artist
  • Youth Artist

To nominate someone, visit stalbert.ca/mcoa and fill out a nomination form. Forms can be submitted by email or in person. Award recipients will receive and original work of art by a St. Albert artist and a monetary award of $1,000. Early bird tickets are available beginning February 3, 2020 and can be purchased at The Arden Theatre box office or through ticketmaster.ca.

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Last edited: November 6, 2019