2018 Huron Cultural Awards – April 27, 2018

April 20, 2018

Huron Cultural Awards

Huron Arts & Heritage Network (HAHN), in partnership with Cultural Services of the County of Huron, hosts its ninth annual Cultural Awards Gala to celebrate the best in arts, culture and heritage in the County. The event is happening Friday, April 27th at 7:30 pm Blyth Memorial Community Hall

The awards recognize the exceptional achievements of Huron County residents, businesses, and organizations, and nominations were received from the community in the following categories:

Cultural Event/Organization

Individual Artist

Community Contribution

Heritage Individual or Organization


As well as recognizing the finalists and winners, this special evening will also feature entertainment by Blyth Festival Singers, St. Anne’s C.S.S. Jazz Cubed and Melina and John Powers. Canapes by Bon Vivant.

The event starts at 7:30 p.m. with a variety hors d’oeuvres, desserts, and a cash bar.

Nominees include:

Cultural Event/Organization:
Huron IPM 2017
Blyth Festival Art Gallery 2017 Student Show
Foundation For Education
LP Productions and Events
St. Joseph’s Kingsbridge Community

Individual Artist:
Gil Garratt (Blyth Festival)
Devin Sturgeon
Elizabeth Van den Broeck (Elizabeth’s Art Gallery)

Community Contribution:
Jacquie Bishop
Brussels Four Winds – Wedding & Event Barn/Bryan Morton
Miss Marcie Media & Alzheimer Society of Huron County

Heritage Individual/Organization:
Colleen Maguire
David Yates
Marian Zinn

The Awards Gala takes place on Friday, April 27th at 7:30 PM at Blyth Memorial Community Hall. Tickets are $18 available through Eventbrite at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2018-cultural-awards-tickets-44222620047


For more information contact:

Rick Sickinger, Cultural Development Officer
519.482.5457 (ext 3257)