Event Hosting

Are you planning to stage your own event on City of Fort Saskatchewan property? We welcome you!

Permit applications

A permit application must be submitted for any event hosted on outdoor, public property. Depending on the planned activities, specific permits apply.

Events with structures

Events hosted on outdoor, public property that require the assembly of onsite structures such as tents, inflatables or stages.

Events include (but are not limited to):

  • Weddings
  • Concerts
  • Fairs
  • Festivals
  • Races
  • Shows
  • Parades
  • markets
  • block parties

Download the Special Events Application Package

This permit helps to ensure that your event is safe and properly planned, any support required from the City is clearly identified, and insurance as well as additional permit requirements are fulfilled.

Events without structures

Events hosted on outdoor, public property that will not require the assembly of onsite structures such as tents, inflatables or stages.

Download the Special Use of Public Property Permit

This permit includes, but is not limited to: driving, parking or encroaching on rights of way, roads, sidewalks, boulevards, parks and open spaces for the purpose of moving, landscaping, construction, parking, weddings, events or any other activity using a vehicle or piece of equipment.

Grant Funding for Special Events

The City of Fort Saskatchewan values community engagement and has grants available to support community event hosting.

Check out the Shape Your Community Grant.