Music & Friends 2006
Recipient: North Pacific Music Festival Society
Sectors: Business Development
Strategy: Tourism-Recreational Infrastructure
Description: North Pacific Music Festival Society is a new society formed to house the Music & Friends festival. After successful festivals during each of the previous two years, the Society members organized the one-day Music and Friends Festival 2006. The festival was successfully staged on July 22, 2006. The festival organizers are motivated to showcase the community as a summer tourism destination and to grow the event year after year, bringing social, cultural, and economic benefits to Kitamaat Village and area in the future. The event organization and implementation is done by volunteers, with a priority of contributing funds toward construction of Haisla Elder Care Facility.