Culture Days 2020 Kick Off

Posted On Friday September 25, 2020

Today (September 25) marks the kick off to Culture Days, a month-long celebration of Arts and Culture in Canada. All across the Country, Canadians can attend hundreds of online celebrations of Canadian Arts and Culture for free! 

Nationally, Arts and Culture contribute approximately $58.9 Billion to the Canadian economy. This represents 2.8% of Canada's nation GDP. In Ontario, arts and culture represents a $25 billion economic impact and supports over 250,000 jobs in the province. Even though special events look very different this year with COVID-19, events have been able to adapt shifting them online and engaging communities in innovative ways. 

In 2019, Arts and Culture contributed $193,940.00 in economic impact to the local economy in Brant. 

For more information, visit today and follow our social media for Arts and Culture posts all month long!