The 30th Annual Mayor’s Celebration of the Arts

Monday, May 1, 2017 at City Hall

Doors Open 7:30 pm // Event Start 8:00 pm

Tickets now on sale!

The Mayor’s Celebration of the Arts showcases Edmonton’s vibrant arts and culture industry by bringing together artists, the business community, media, arts advocates, and arts appreciators to honour the valuable contributions Edmonton artists and arts champions make to our city.

This year, we’re taking the event back into City Hall for an elegant evening of pop-up performances, awards, refreshments, and surprises. It will be a red carpet affair to remember!

Artists Include:

DJ Creeasian & Cypher Wild

The Dungarees

Dylan Rhys Howard

Edmonton International Street  Performers Festival

Vince Forcier

The Gadjo Collective

Good Women Dance Collective

Leif Ingebrigtsen

Matt Schuurman

Mile Zero Dance

Miranda Allen

Morgan Smith

Nasra Adem

Tim Mikula


Special Thanks to Our Sponsors


ATB Financial (Ambassador of the Arts Award)

ATCO (Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Award)

Qualico (Artistic Leadership Award)

Audreys Books, Writers’ Guild of Alberta, Edmonton Arts Council (Robert Kroetsch City of Edmonton Book Prize)

Syncrude (Award for Excellence in Arts Management)

TELUS (Courage to Innovate Award)


Production World – Production

Oilers Entertainment Group – Live Entertainment

Dentons Canada LLP – Hospitality

EPCOR – Artist Market

Charton Hobbs – Bar

Special Event Rentals – Event Rentals

YEGLive – Ticketing

Avenue Magazine & Pattison Outdoor Advertising – Media

Flowers by Merle – Corsage

City of Edmonton

Catch the Keys Productions