It’s our 25th Anniversary! OCAF is proud to have supported over 900 events, festivals and exhibitions across more than 150 Ontario communities since 1999, attracting over 91 million attendees!

What Is Culture Without a Crowd?

Economic and Cultural Impact

Since 1999, OCAF-funded events have made significant contributions to Ontario cultural organizations.

OCAF-funded events have attracted over 90 million visitors and generated earned revenues of over $300 million for applicant organizations.

Is your organization next?


Events funded

$86+ million


91+ million

Visitors attracted

$300+ million

Event revenue generated

Next Stage 2 Deadline:

April 21, 2024

Ongoing and Upcoming Events


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