It takes more than hard work to pull off a successful event. You need money and there are grants out there to fund your event. Ensure you’re fully funded and have received all the grants for which you qualify.

Do you qualify? We’re here to help answer that question and point you in the right direction of available grants.

Visit the City of Lethbridge, Grants and Support

Sports Bid Committee

If you’re planning a sporting event and need help crafting your bid, the Lethbridge Sport Council is here to help. They have information on facilities and accommodations, examples of past success and volunteers and support systems.

Contact them at 403.320.5412 or visit

Community Event Support Grant

This City of Lethbridge grant supports not-for-profit community events that enhance the quality of life for the citizens of Lethbridge.

Quarterly application deadlines are January 31st, April 30th, July 31st, and October 31st. For more information on this grant and how to fill out the application, please click here

Call 403-360-1720 for more information.

Major Community Event Hosting Grant

For large events with sizeable budgets and multiple funding sources, there is the Major Community Event Hosting Grant. Successful applicants will benefit the profile and visibility of the city. 

For more information, contact either Lori Harasem at 403-360-1720 or or Travis Grindle at 403-329-7394 or