Members of the public are invited to attend the 2018 Mayor’s Arts Awards announcement on November 5, where the names of this year’s five award recipients will be revealed.
Hosted by Mayor Bryan Paterson, the announcement will take place in Memorial Hall at Kingston City Hall at 6:30pm followed by an 8pm reception at Montes in the Tir Nan Og (200 Ontario Street).
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The award recipients will be formally recognized at the city council on November 6 at 7:30pm in Council Chambers.
This is the second year for the annual Mayor’s Arts Awards which celebrates artistic achievement and recognizes extraordinary contributions in and to the arts.
The event is meant to enhance the cultural vitality and civic identity of Kingston, while affirming the value of the arts in city life and inspiring sustained development of the cultural sector to the benefit our community.
Both the announcement ceremony and reception are free, but organizers ask that you register online (yourself and up to 6 guests) by Wednesday, Oct. 31.