Columbia Basin Culture Tour calls for artists

Registrations are currently being accepted for the Columbia Basin Culture Tour (CBCT).

Registrations are currently being accepted for artists/venues in the Columbia Basin to participate in the Columbia Basin Culture Tour (CBCT). The CBCT is a two-day celebration of culture taking place from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. August 11 to 12.

The CBCT is a self-guided tour showcasing local arts, culture and heritage offered at no charge to the general public. Full colour tour directories will be available free of charge to the public as a guide to visit your studio, exhibition, museum, art gallery, cultural centre or heritage site throughout the Columbia Basin during this special weekend event. And yes, “artists” includes visual, written, performing, media and inter-arts!

Registration is $50 before the April 15 deadline, with early registration packages accepted for $40 before March 31. The registration fee includes inclusion in printed directory, web page profile, placement on online interactive map, event signage, provincewide promotional campaign. If you plan to have any special programming or demonstrations at your venue, details can be included on your web page profile. Directories and web profiles will be released by the end of May. Artist/venue web profiles will remain online until Dec. 31 to provide contact information for follow up visits.

For information or to register, visit www.cbculturetour.com. or call the CKCA at 1-250-505-5505 or 1-877-505-7355.

 

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