Marquee Festivals and Events Fund

NYE 2018 Event - Band playing music

Available Funding Stream 

The 2022 Tourism Event Sponsorship Program offers the following funding stream:

Marque Festivals and Events: CLOSED FOR 2022 ​

Eligible Organizations:  Registered Charities, Incorporated Non-Profits,

Maximum Available Funding:  Up to a maximum of $60,000. One event per organization in a calendar year.

Application Intake:  Annually; Open: November 25, 2021 | Deadline : January 7, 2022 | Announcements: January 21, 2022


Special Event Types:  This stream of funding is designed to support special events that are celebrations in art, culture, food, music, dance and other special attractions.  

Special Event Criteria: Open and accessible to the public, take place in the City of Brampton during the 2022 calendar year, attendance is greater than 1000, promotional reach is 40 kms outside of Brampton and overall event budget is $100,000 or more.  


  • All applicant organizations must carry $5,000,000 in Commercial General Liability Insurance from the time the application is submitted until the end of the project duration as outlined within the application.
  • All projects must take place between January 1, 2022 and December 31, 2022
  • Please consult the 2022 Tourism Event Sponsorship Program Guidelines before submitting an application.

Important Resource

Before submitting an application to the Marquee Festivals and Events Fund please consult the important documents below:

Required Submission Documentation

Applications closed for 2022.



Contact the City’s Tourism Office for further information:

Heather Frost
Coordinator, Special Projects