Address:
Redpoll Centre, Shell Place, 1 C.A. Knight Way, Fort McMurray, AB, T9H 5C5

Overview

Arts Council Wood Buffalo is seeking passionate arts advocates to promote the arts at the Fort McMurray Urban Market over the summer market season. Volunteers will be stationed in the Entertainment Tent with local performers and engaging with community members interested in knowing more about the arts community.

The Urban Market is an annual event running from June 21st through to September 20th, located at Jubilee Plaza in Fort McMurray. Visitors can find a variety of fresh fruits and vegetables, handmade crafts, free-range meats, prepared lunch items, ethnic food and much more. For more information on the Urban Market visit www.rmwb.ca/urbanmarket.

There are 11 market days in the season with several volunteer positions available per market. To sign up to become a volunteer, fill out an application form at www.artscouncilwb.ca/call-volunteers-fort-mcmurray-urban-market-entertainment-tent

For further information contact Christina Beckman, Communications & Engagement Manager at info@artscouncilwb.ca.

About Arts Council Wood Buffalo

Arts Council Wood Buffalo (ACWB) is a non-profit organization that champions investment in the arts in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo. ACWB was established to raise the profile of the arts in our region and to provide support to all facets of the arts community.

ACWB offers a variety of services and events that: build the capacity of our local artists to compete and thrive; create collaborations between artists, arts organizations, non-profits, and industry; and, provide opportunities for the community to express itself through the arts.

Through these initiatives, Arts Council Wood Buffalo is working to create a remarkable quality of life for all those living in our region.