Community Local Festivals Grant



Purpose of the Grant

To support local communities deliver a local festival in their area bringing people from across the area together.

The fund is supported by the Department of Communities.


  • Level of Community Benefit and Participation (number of days, activities).
  • Number of beneficiaries (local and neighbouring areas).
  • Promotion of Good Relations and Social Inclusion.
  • Festival Development

Apply online here (registration required)

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New Belfast Community Arts Initiative trading as Community Arts Partnership is a registered charity (XR 36570) and a company limited by guarantee (Northern Ireland NI 37645).Registered with The Charity Commission as New Belfast Community Arts Initiative - NIC105169.