Producing an event and making art
When hosting an event in Vancouver, the City encourages you to maintain green standards. We encourage event holders to green their event by reducing waste, water, and energy use, using fair trade or organic food, and using local suppliers and locally sourced products.
Find information on event and film permits, arts grants and funding, and public art.
Special events in Vancouver may require a number of permits, depending on the location, the type of event, and more.
Filming in Vancouver - movies, TV shows, documentaries, and more - requires permits. Learn more here.
Find out if your non-profit group is eligible for grants to develop arts programs, cultural activities, theatre rentals, or advertising.
Find out about the Public Art Program, which creates public art through both civic projects and private sector projects.