Sponsor – Commodore

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artsVest™ is Business for the Arts‘ signature matching incentive and sponsorship training program, designed to spark new business sponsorship of arts and culture and to build capacity in Canada’s cultural sector. artsVest provides small- to mid-sized arts and culture organizations with the expertise and tools needed to develop sponsorship opportunities with local business, through in-depth sponsorship training, matching incentive funds and community networking events.

Atlantic Lottery Corporation

ALC LogoAt the heart of Atlantic Canadian communities lies an undeniable magic – a magic that makes every Atlantic Canadian proud to call their community home. Our Festivals and Events Program celebrates that magic, honouring our Atlantic Canadian heritage, and supporting the grassroots festivals and events that have become part of our culture.

Lunenburg Arms

Lunenburg_ArmsNestled in the heart of historic Lunenburg, the Lunenburg Arms welcomes you to savour the sights of our seaside town as we set our focus on providing you with the exceptional customer service experience you deserve.

Whether you’re here for business or for pleasure, ensuring excellence is our mission. It is with this goal that we have designed our world-class facilities, spa treatments, cuisine and accommodations.

SOCAN Foundation

SOCAN Foundation Logo_OutlinedSOCAN (the Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada) is a not-for-profit organization that represents the Canadian performing rights of millions of Canadian and international music creators and publishers. SOCAN is proud to play a leading role in supporting the long-term success of its more than 100,000 Canadian members, as well as the Canadian music industry.
Through licences, SOCAN gives businesses that use music the freedom to use any music they want, legally and ethically. SOCAN licenses more than 125,000 businesses coast to coast and distributes royalties to its members and peer organizations around the world. SOCAN also distributes royalties to its members for the use of Canadian music around the world in collaboration with its peer societies.
In addition, SOCAN plays a leadership role in mentoring emerging creators on various aspects of the craft and business of music. We also advocate on behalf of our members to ensure that copyright is respected and that creators are appropriately remunerated for the use of their work.


stelia-aerospace-cSTELIA AEROSPACE is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Airbus Group created on January 1, 2015 as a result of the merger between AEROLIA and SOGERMA, STELIA Aerospace is a new global player with multiple aeronautical specialties: aero structures, systems integration, equipment, design, production, Business and First class passenger seats and pilot seats.

STELIA NORTH AMERICA COMPOSITE MANUFACTURING specializes in the design, development and manufacture of advanced composite structures and assemblies for the aeronautic, defense and space markets. Headquartered in Lunenburg, its main facility consists of 150,000 sft (14,000 m2) dedicated to operations and administration. With over 25 years of experience, this branch of STELIA NORTH AMERICA has a particularly strong focus on commercial aircrafts with products that include aircraft structural components and control surfaces. Its vertical integration is offering a wide range of services from conceptual design, material testing and inspection of the final product. A team of 450+ personnel serves its customer base with experience in project management, engineering, design, development, testing, procurement, quality assurance and manufacturing.

Stellar Investments

Stellar LogoStellar Investments represents The Mariner King Inn and Cilantro: The Cooks Shop.  Both can be found on Lunenburg’s newly nicknamed “UNESCO Fresco” (King Street).

UNESCO Fresco has surpassed becoming the talk of the town and province, but the talk of Canada. This lovely street in the heart of Lunenburg is lined with the Maritimes finest architectural homes artfully re-imagined to provide some of the best dining, shopping, and places to stay in the region. The town is located along Nova Scotia’s scenic South Shore, a stone’s throw from Halifax and a must see when visiting this picturesque province.

Subway Restaurants

The SUBWAY® system is committed to providing a variety of great tasting, nutritious food choices while reducing our environmental footprint and creating a positive influence in the communities we serve around the world.  The Lunenburg and Chester SUBWAY® restaurants are owned by local franchisees who have chosen to make Lunenburg their home, and to contribute to its life-force!


ticketproSince 2004, Ticketpro Canada has been specializing in feature-rich ticketing solutions for festivals, events, venues, producers and promoters. As a leading provider of box office software, online ticket sales and services, Ticketpro Canada handles all aspects of ticketing for a wide variety of organizations, ranging from small community theatres to large music festivals.

Ticketpro’s mission is to develop innovative and flexible services that guarantee optimal ticket sales for its clients while being a strategic partner in the success of their events.