Four events in Fort St. John are receiving a share of provincial COVID-19 recovery funding.
The City of Fort St. John is receiving $50,000 for the High on Ice Winter Festival.
The Nutcracker ballet performance, which opens this week, is receiving $4,200.
Studio 2 Stage is receiving $2,000 for its Christmas dance recital.
And Peace Fusion Dance Society is receiving $3,000 for its spotlight dance competition.
Elsewhere in the region, the Hudson’s Hope Fall Fair is receiving $2,400, and the Peace Valley Folk Fest $12,752.
The Fort Nelson First Nation is receiving $18,726 for its annual celebration, while West Mo Days is receiving $27,900.
In Dawson Creek, the Dawson Creek Exhibition & Stampede is receiving $244,480, and the Dawson Creek Triathlon $2,000. The Chetwynd International Chainsaw Carving Competition is receiving $15,000.
Monies are coming from the Fairs, Festivals and Events Recovery Fund.
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