Collingwood Arts & Culture Awards



The nominations process for the 2017 Collingwood Arts and Culture Awards is now closed!

Thank you to those who nominated a person or organization who should be recognized for their contribution to arts and culture in our community!

The Collingwood Arts & Culture Awards Program was created in 2011 to recognize and celebrate contributions to arts and culture in our community. Since that time, the program has acknowledged 12 outstanding individuals and organizations in Collingwood including musicians, teachers, actors, artists and arts organizations. If you know a person or an organization you feel should be acknowledged for their commitment to arts and culture, now's your chance to have them recognized and celebrated!

Awards Event

The 2017 Awards event will take place on Friday, September 15.  Mayor Sandra Cooper will announce three recipients in the categories of Organization, Youth and Adult.  All are welcome to attend, however seats are limited, and reservations are required. Contact for more details. 



Nominations for the 2017 Awards are now closed. Nominations were received online or in person at the Parks, Recreation and Culture Office on the 3rd Floor of the Collingwood Public Library, 55 Ste. Marie Street. 


  • Individual nominees must reside in Collingwood or have an ongoing association with Collingwood and arts and culture in the community.
  • Individual nominees must be living at the time of selection
  • Organization/group nominees must be located in Collingwood or be part of the cultural life of Collingwood
  • Nominations for the same individual or group may be received more than once


The nomination deadline was Monday, May 29, 2017. A jury of community members reviews all the submissions and selects the recpients. 

Online Nomination Form

Past Recipients