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Live Music Funding Application [Non-HRM]

Businesses located outside of the HRM can apply for live music funding through the Patio Lanterns Festival.

The new Patio Lanterns Festival is focused on bringing music activity to bars, restaurants, and other venues throughout the province to support visitation and create an amazing atmosphere all summer and fall long.

Based on the location of your, you can apply for funding through your respective region’s Destination Marketing Organization (DMO). For example, if you are a business in the Halifax Region, you will apply through Discover Halifax. If you are a business in Pictou, you will apply through Destination Eastern and Northumberland Shores (DEANS).

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