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Thunder Bay Arts & Heritage Awards

Arts & Heritage Awards 

The Thunder Bay Arts & Heritage Awards is an annual gala event organized by the City of Thunder Bay that recognizes and celebrates the influence, achievements, and support of local individuals, groups, and businesses associated with arts and heritage. Award categories represent a wide spectrum of Thunder Bay’s cultural sector from music, film, stage performance, literature, visual arts, photography and heritage to cultural organizations, venues, events, volunteers and supporters.

The City of Thunder Bay’s 12th Arts & Heritage Awards will be held Thursday, February 16, 2017 at Magnus Theatre, presented by Copperfin Credit Union. Pre-Show Reception in the Magnus Lounge Area begins at 6pm, with music by Matt Sellick. The Awards Ceremony begins at 7pm, After Party to follow.

The Awards Gala will feature performances by nominees and an original grand finale performance commissioned exclusively for this event.

Tickets are $40 and can be purchased at the Magnus Theatre Box Office or online at

For more information:
Ash Young - Cultural Development & Events Supervisor

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor:

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And to our Sponsors:   
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   Previous award winners

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