In order to help with the risk mitigation process of cancelling or postponing an event, we have dedicated this page for events rights holders and organizers in response to the growing concerns in the events industry. More information about events and COVID-19

Guidance for Event Organizers – COVID-19

In order to help with the risk mitigation process of cancelling or postponing an event, we have dedicated this page for events rights holders and organizers in response to the growing concerns in the events industry. This advice is specific to the events industry and is based on the current guidelines from Government and health authorities in relation to the COVID-19 virus.

For wider tourism industry advice visit https://exploreedmonton.com/industry/covid-19.

 

Advice for Events

If your event is not affected by the current Government guidelines and you have yet to cancel or postpone, we encourage you to check regularly for updates from the health authorities and from the resources listed below:

City of Edmonton

Government of Alberta 

Alberta Health Services 

Government of Canada 

Public Health Agency of Canada 

World Health Organization 

 

Event Cancellation & Postponement

Should your event be impacted by COVID-19, we encourage you to consider the following to ensure you are well prepared in managing the cancellation and/or postponement process:

Thank you to our friends at Events Scotland for creating these tips and allowing us to share it.

If you have any questions or need assistance in the cancellation or postponement process, please do not hesitate to reach out to our Edmonton Events team. These are unprecedented times and we want to assure you that we are here with you every step of the way.

 

Katie Kennedy

Event Attraction Manager

Kkennedy@exploreedmonton.com

 

Lydia Middleton

Event Attraction Specialist

Lmiddleton@exploreedmonton.com

 

Edmonton Events Contact Information: https://exploreedmonton.com/industry/events/meet-the-team.