Festivals are held throughout the NWT and throughout the year, gathering residents and visitors together to celebrate events such as the turn of the season or a special holiday. These annual events are an experience of true northern hospitality and typically include northern artists of all genres, cultural events, traditional food and much more.
This directory lists a variety of annual arts events that happen across the NWT. Choose a region of interest by clicking on the map or one of the regional links to get started. Alternatively, you can start your search and then narrow down your options by month and/or the region or community of interest. You may also leave all options blank and search for all annual arts festivals in the NWT.