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Call for artists, performers and community pop-ups for Meet the Street festival

May 6, 2021 12:21 PM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

Meet the Street organizers are creating a weekend filled with downtown attractions for all to enjoy. Creative vendors, artisans, performers, artists and cultural or community groups are invited to apply to be part of this exciting festival, September 3-5, 2021.

Opportunities include:

  • Street Art Fair, an active street-based performance area, featuring demos, live art performances and short interactive workshops
  • Community pop-ups, featuring activities hosted by local culture and community groups
  • Bizarre Bazaar, a juried artisan market featuring vendors, artisans and artists

“At this time, we are proceeding with the planning of this event. We realize there will be challenges related to the pandemic and understand public health restrictions may require changes to the format,” said Bobby-Jo Stannard, Community Development Superintendent. “Organizers will adjust event details as needed to ensure public health restrictions are adhered to, and to protect the health and safety of all participants.”

If you or your group are interested in being part of this new downtown arts and culture festival, visit www.reddeer.ca/meetthestreet for more information and to access online application forms.

The deadline for applications is Wednesday, June 16, 2021.

For more information, contact:

Corporate Communications
The City of Red Deer

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