Plan a Destination Event

The Town of Banff welcomes third-party to submit an online application for event that take place October through to May inclusive.

Plan a Destination Event

  1. Review the Special Events Policy C5002-1 (PDF)
  2. Review our Special Event Guidelines (PDF) 
  3. Contact if you have questions about requirements, location availability, and date suitability. Contact the event team well in advance of your event.
  4. Complete the online Special Events application at least 90 days in advance of your event. This ensures we have time to review your request will all authorities and you have enough time address all the requirements of holding an event in Canada's first national park.
  5. Pay required fees for applications and permits (see current Fees and Charges Bylaw, Schedule N).
  6. Make sure to apply for a Parks Canada Event Permit if the event is all or partly outside the Town of Banff and within Banff National Park.

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If you would like to advertise a community event, click Submit an Event on the events calendar

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