Better Cities Film Festival – St. Catharines Edition

November 5, 2022 at 3:00 pmDowntown St. Catharines

The St. Catharines Edition of The Better Cities Film Festival is a one-day event of activities and films to engage and inspire our communities to re-imagine urban life. Morning activities will offer local reflections on the challenges and opportunities within our own community, with an afternoon screening of short films from around the world curated to expand our collective understanding of what’s at stake and what’s possible for our cities, towns and neighbourhoods. We invite you to join us for a celebration of these stories and a shared learning experience. 

The Better Cities Film Festival Sat 5 Nov 2022 Itinerary:

10 AM – Neighbourhood Walking Tours – FREE

Learn about traditional neighbourhood design and missing middle housing in your own community. Limited spots available. Please register for tours here.

3 PM – 5PM Better Cities Film Festival Screening and Panel Discussion – PWYC

Screening at The Film House – FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre 250 St Paul St, St.Catharines ON. Tickets will be available through the Performing Arts Centre Box Office and are by pay-what-you-can donation (suggested $10) with proceeds to Community Care.

5:30 PM – 7:30PM Better Cities After Party – FREE event with your film ticket

Join us for snacks and drinks at the Niagara Artists Centre, 354 St Paul Street St.Catharines ON

Ongoing – East-End St. Paul Street Walkability Workshop – FREE

Designed by the St.Catharines Downtown Association to explore activities of East-End St.Paul Street and re-imagine urban life, pick up your free self guided activity list at NAC to complete at your leisure. 

Pick up a free self guided activity list at NAC to complete at your leisure. Designed to explore activities of East-End St.Paul Street and re-imagine urban life. 

Press & Media contact: Kahlin Holmes at Better Neighbourhoods Inc. Phone: (905) 684-8585

About The Better Cities Film Festival 

The Better Cities Film Festival collects, curates and presents the very best films on the theme of making better cities, towns, and neighborhoods. We honor the top films and filmmakers with awards. (And applause!) And we screen those films to a vast audience around the world through our flagship event (a four-day film festival), and through satellite screening events in a growing number of host cities.

About Better Neighbourhoods Inc.

Better Neighbourhoods Inc. focus on designing places that people love. With over 45 years of experience in land development consulting, Better Neighbourhoods Inc. has established excellent working relationships with local municipalities, architects, builders, and consulting firms in the Niagara Region and beyond.

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