FAME is the largest Canadian festivals coalition ever formed. It gathers partners from the tourism industry, municipalities, and more.


Vancouver International Wine Festival
Vancouver, BC
Antigonish Highland Games 
Antigonish, NS
Edmonton Fringe Theatre Festival
Edmonton, AB
Redpath Waterfront Festival
Toronto, ON
Carnaval de Québec
Québec, QC
Montréal en lumière
Montréal, QC
Francos de Montréal
Montréal, QC
TD Ottawa International Jazz Festival
Ottawa, ON
Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo
Dartmouth, NS
Latin Sparks Festival
Ottawa and Toronto, ON
Festival International de Jazz de Montréal
Montréal, QC
Trois-Rivières, QC
Montréal Cirque Festival
Montréal, QC
TD Salsa in Toronto (featuring the TD Salsa on St. Clair Street Festival)
Toronto, ON
Festival d’été de Québec
Québec, QC
Ottawa Bluesfest
Ottawa, ON
A Taste of Caribbean
Montréal, QC
Beaches International Jazz Festival
Toronto, ON
Toronto Caribbean Carnival
Toronto, ON
Montréal, QC
Edmonton Heritage Festival
Edmonton, AB
Winnipeg, MB
Montréal Pride
Montréal, QC
La Virée classique de l’OSM
Montréal, QC
Edmonton Folk Music Festival
Edmonton, AB
Carnaval del Sol
Vancouver, BC
International Balloon Festival of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC
National Bank Open
Toronto, ON
ComediHa! Fest
Québec, QC
ROOTSandBLUES Festival
Salmon Arm, BC
Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival
Gatineau, QC
Toronto International Film Festival
Toronto, ON
Festival Western de St-Tite
Saint-Tite, QC
Concord Pacific Dragon Boat Festival
Vancouver, BC
Harvest Jazz & Blues Festival
Fredericton, NB
Edmonton International Film Festival
Edmonton, AB
Just For Laughs
Montréal, QC
Dauphin’s Countryfest
Dauphin, MB
Stratford Festival
Stratford, ON


Événements Attractions Québec (EAQ)

The Québec association has some 300 member festivals throughout Quebec, of all sizes and missions.

Ottawa Festival Network
Ottawa, ON

The Ottawa Festival Network, which is well established in the federal capital, brings together about 100 events.

Regroupement des événements majeurs internationaux (RÉMI)

RÉMI has 27 active members and 6 affiliated members in Québec.

Atlantic Presenters Association

The Atlantic Presenters Association (APA) is the regional arts presenter’s organization for the four Atlantic Provinces: Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. Some 30 events are members.

Ontario Festival Industry Taskforce (OFIT)

The Ontario Festival Industry Taskforce (OFIT) is a coalition of Ontario festivals and partner organizations formed to support the Government of Ontario in meeting COVID-19 tourism recovery goals and building long-term resilience into the festivals and events industry.

Event Atlantic

Event Atlantic is a non-profit association comprised of members from a number of sectors including events from all four Atlantic Provinces.

City of Charlottetown
Charlottetown, PE


Tourism Associations

  • Alliance de l’industrie touristique du Québec
  • Association des hôtels du Grand Montréal
  • Manitoba Hotel Association
  • Office de tourisme de Québec
  • Ontario Restaurant Hotel and Motel Association
  • Tourism Industry Association of British Columbia
  • Tourism Industry Association of New Brunswick
  • Tourism industry association of Canada
  • Tourism Industry assocation of Ontario
  • Tourisme Mauricie
  • Tourisme Montréal
  • Tourism Toronto

Festivals associations

  • Edmonton Festivals Consortium


  • Canadian arts Coalition
  • Canadian Arts Presenting Association (CAPACOA)
  • Canadian Association of Fairs and Exhibition (CAFÉ)
  • Montréal International
  • Gouvernement du Québec


  • City of Dauphin
  • Ville de Drummondville
  • Ville de Montréal
  • Ville de Québec
  • Ville de Salaberry-de-Valleyfield
  • Ville de St-Jean-sur-Richelieu
  • Ville de St-Tite

Members of Parliament

  • Pablo Rodriguez, Honoré-Mercier
  • Hélène Laverdière, Laurier—Ste-Marie
  • Jean Rioux, St-Jean
  • Nathaniel Erskine-Smith, Beaches-East York
  • Marjolaine Boutin-Sweet, Hochelaga
  • Gabriel Ste-Marie, Joliette
  • Joël Lightbound, Louis-Hébert
  • Steven Mackinnon, Gatineau
  • François-Philippe Champagne, St-Maurice – Champlain
  • Francis Drouin, Glengarry—Prescott —Russell
  • Pierre Nantel, Longueuil – St-Hubert
  • Rachel Blainey, North Island – Powell River*
  • Celina Caesar-Chavannes, Whitby*
  • Guy Caron, Rimouski-Neigette – Témiscouata – Les Basques*
  • Sean Casey, Charlottetown*
  • Matt DeCourcey, Fredericton*
  • Julie Dzerowickz, Davenport*
  • Greg Fergus, Hull-Aylmer*
  • Andy Filmore, Halifax*
  • Mona Fortier, Ottawa-Vanier*
  • Colin Fraser, West Nova*
  • Bernadette Jordan, South Shore – St. Margarets*
  • Catherine McKenna, Ottawa-Centre*
  • Monique Pauzé, Repentigny*
  • Raj Saini, Kitchener Centre*

*Letters refering to the Canadian Arts Coalition asks regarding CAPF, shared by FAME