Origin

Back in 1974 a young teacher had an idea and sent this letter to the Superintendent of his school board.

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Tim Borlase must have thought Christmas had come early when he received this reply from the Superintendent:

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Tim set to work. First he contacted Noreen Heighton, a like-minded teacher in the Labrador Catholic School Board. Together they set to planning what went on to become an annual event in the town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay.

For details about how the festival evolved over the years, see our History page.

 
Labrador Creative Arts Festival