Motif Multicultural Festival is an All-Ages
Event. Loosen your belts and put on your dancing shoes - there is something for EVERYONE!
3pm - 10pm
1pm - 10pm



1. How much are tickets?


        * Tickets can be purchased as a 3-day Festival Pass for $12 or for $8 a day. Children 12

          and under are FREE when accompanied by an adult.


2. Where can I get my tickets?


        * 3-day festival passes can be purchased:

> Online through the #Tickets tab

> At our office (60 Athabasca St. E)
> At Festival Gates.


         * 1-day passes are sold at Festival Gates.

3.  What to expect?

When you arrive at the ticket booth, you will receive your festival wristband which must be worn at all times. If you do not have a wristband you will be denied entry to festival. Motif is a unique festival. The festival takes place at the town of Moose jaw in Happy Valley park. Programming runs on main stage throughout the weekend with a variety of performances to allow to plan your own festival adventure. If there is someone you wish to see, arrive at the early to ensure you have a seat or space.


4. How can I volunteer?


        * Motif Moose Jaw Multicultural Festival is run by a fantastic team of volunteers.

If you would like to help out, please click on the following link to fill out an application form and email it to :




5. I want to participate as part of a cultural group. How do I get  involved?


If you are interested in having a cultural booth at Motif, please complete an application form at least 2 months prior to Motif.

*Please note that all applications have to be approved by our Board of Directors*


* To have your own cultural booth you must provide two of the following:


>authentic cuisine

>arts, crafts or jewelry for sale
>entertainment on stage


Sometimes there are possibilities of teaming up with other cultural groups.

       * For additional questions please contact the festival coordinator at


6. I want to perform as one of the fabulous Motif Festival Entertainers. How do I get involved?


        * We are always looking for diverse multicultural performers! Please contact the

festival coordinator at


7. I want to become a sponsor. What are the sponsorship levels and how do I donate?


        * We happily accept both monetary and in-kind sponsorships. To find out how you

can contribute, contact the festival coordinator at

8. I am wondering if there will be vegetarian and vegan food items at Motif. Which cultural booths offer           these options? 

* The cultural booths that offer vegetarian and vegan options are:

> A Taste of Lebanon

> Mother of Africa

> Pakistani Community 


* Please note this section will be updated closer to the date of our festival!!


9.  Are pets allowed at the festival?

*  Please be aware that there are absolutely not pets allowed on the festival grounds. If you bring a pet you will be denied entry to the festival.


10.   First Aid

*  We have qualified first aid volunteers onsite and on call at all times during festival hours.

11.  What to bring and what not to bring?

* Please be prepared for all weather with appropriate clothing and outerwear, an folding chair is also a good idea. Bring a refillable water bottle as there are numerous water tap stations onsite with delicious Moose Jaw water.