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Okotokian earns pair of YYC Music Awards nominations

Okotokian earns pair of YYC Music Awards nominations

Music: Kelsey Raine nominated for People's Choice and Inspirational Recording of the Year
Merchants delve into new twist on Taste of Okotoks festival

Merchants delve into new twist on Taste of Okotoks festival

Rather than businesses going downtown to serve up their specialties, the public will go to them in a new event format July 31 to Aug. 10.
Former High Riverite hosting music festival in Red Deer

Former High Riverite hosting music festival in Red Deer

Biker Ted Brooks is inviting the public to a five-day concert to bring positivity to others after losing his brother and son to suicide.
Foothills' George Canyon gives his all at Canada Reads

Foothills' George Canyon gives his all at Canada Reads

Unique exhibits beautifying spaces in downtown Okotoks

Unique exhibits beautifying spaces in downtown Okotoks

Sixteen exhibits made of repurposed and recycled materials were installed in trees, along fences, between buildings and in other hidden spaces in Okotoks’ annual Nooks & Crannies Arts Festival on July 18.
Reminder: Foothills' George Canyon defends book on Canada Reads July 20-23

Reminder: Foothills' George Canyon defends book on Canada Reads July 20-23

Singer/songwriter George Canyon will defend the book From the Ashes, written by Canadian Metis-Cree author Jesse Thistle, in the CBC Canada Reads competition June 20-23.
Unique festival to decorate hidden spaces in downtown Okotoks

Unique festival to decorate hidden spaces in downtown Okotoks

More than a dozen artists are creating temporary site-specific installations in nooks and crannies throughout downtown Okotoks, using repurposed and recycled materials in the Town's second annual Nooks & Crannies Arts Festival.
Okotoks gallery hosting first event since COVID-19

Okotoks gallery hosting first event since COVID-19

Lineham House Galleries is inviting the public to its Art in the Garden event Saturday.
Hometown filmmakers winners at the Okotoks Film Festival

Hometown filmmakers winners at the Okotoks Film Festival

Several Okotoks filmmakers got creative during the 48-Hour Filmmaking Challenge in May - some of whom were awarded for their creations during the Okotoks Film Festival on June 14.

Okotoks Film Festival's online format well received

The four-day festival saw its highest numbers yet despite its unconventional format.