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Call for Artists
In the Soil Arts Festival

An explosion of creativity in downtown St. Catharines
30 April – 1 May 2016

Application Deadline – Monday 2 November 2015 @ 11:59pm

3 Days! Music, theatre, film, installations, one-time happenings, street art, comedy and more.


In the Soil is now accepting applications for our eighth annual Arts Festival, celebrating the unique artistic talents of Niagara and beyond. There are showcase opportunities for music, theatre, media, film, dance, streetscape, interactive art and more.

In the Soil Arts Festival nurtures the creation of new work, showcases talent, encourages innovation, and provides intimate and uncommon platforms for audiences to experience work by contemporary performing and literary artists, musicians and media artists. ITS encourages projects from both emerging and professional artists. In the Soil is Niagara’s homegrown arts festival and is working to make a Niagara that is self-determining and culturally distinct.