Festival and event planning guides

Tools for developing new or growing existing festivals and events.

Community festivals and events

Setting the Stage: A Community-based Festival and Event Planning Manual is a step-by-step handbook to help plan, implement and evaluate your festival or event.

Culinary events

The Culinary Tourism Event Handbook provides an array of useful tips and to-do lists while outlining the important logistics and requirements to consider when creating your culinary tourism event including:

  • understanding motive
  • creating an asset list
  • forming a team
  • health and safety considerations
  • identifying necessary permit information

Contact

Contact the Destination Development Unit:

Hours: 8:15 am to 4:30 pm MST (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Email: destination.development@gov.ab.ca

Address:
6th Floor, Commerce Place
10155 102 Street
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 4L6