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Prescott and Russell celebrates Culture Days!
Vankleek Hill — Culture Days 2022 is fast approaching and the Prescott-Russell Arts Council invites you to proudly celebrate our regional culture and heritage. This annual national celebration of arts, culture and heritage takes place from September 23rd to October 16th and allows the public to participate free of charge in a full program of events and activities.
This year, the Prescott-Russell Arts Council is proud to collaborate with Ontario Culture Days as the Regional Hub representing the Prescott and Russell region. CAPRAC will serve as an anchor and expert organization for organizers and participants to connect with during the festival. This partnership opportunity comes with increased visibility, targeted public relations, marketing tools, support for artistic programming and more.
"It is a great honour to represent the art, culture and heritage of our beautiful region on a provincial level," said Margo Malboeuf, CAPRAC's Lead Coordinator. "We invite everyone to come and enjoy our events and activities and discover for themselves the many talented local artists, creators and partners involved!" CAPRAC acknowledges the generous support of Ontario Culture Days and is very grateful.
Visit the customized landing page on the ONCD website for more information on the Regional Hub and for full details on regional programming.
Official Ontario Culture Days closing event in Prescott and Russell
On Sunday, October 16, CAPRAC, in collaboration with Tucker House and Ontario Culture Days, invites the public to this historic building in Rockland to celebrate the natural and historical heritage of our region. In addition to tours of the site and house and demonstrations by artists and artisans, there will be a short festival closing ceremony with speeches at 1:00 pm . More details are available on the Regional Hub landing page above.
The Ontario Culture Days Festival (ONCD) is an annual celebration of arts, culture and heritage taking place each fall across the province. Each year, we work with organizers of all disciplines to produce this province-wide festival. Organizers host programs throughout Ontario and invite the public to participate for free.
The Conseil des arts Prescott-Russell Arts Council (CAPRAC) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to inform the community of the various cultural, artistic, and heritage events in the region, to bring together cultural, artistic, and heritage stakeholders, to support the realization of unifying initiatives, and to promote the arts, culture, and heritage of Prescott and Russell.
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Coordonnateur des projets | Projects Coordinator
Conseil des arts Prescott-Russell Arts Council
The Conseil des arts Prescott-Russell Arts Council’s work is made possible by the United Counties of Prescott and Russell, as well as the Government of Canada and the Ontario Trillium Foundation. A sincere thanks to Ontario Culture Days' funders and supporters, including Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG), VIA Rail Canada, Chicago Title Insurance Company Canada, Destination Toronto, Star Metroland Media and the Toronto Star. Our programming is supported by the Government of Canada through the Federal Economic Development Agency for Northern Ontario, the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario, and through Canadian Heritage, the Canada Council for the Arts, the Province of Ontario, the Ontario Arts Council, and the Toronto Arts Council.