CGAS RISER Found Festival


November 15, 2021

We’re hiring: Sponsorship & Development Administrator!

SPONSORSHIP & DEVELOPMENT ADMINISTRATOR Common Ground Arts Society (CGAS) is seeking an eager, self-motivated administrator to support the Producing team and Board of Directors in a temporary, part-time capacity with upcoming fundraising initiatives.   ABOUT CGAS Common Ground Arts Society is a tiny but mighty arts… Read More
June 25, 2021

Announcing Found Fest 2021!

It’s with huge joy, caution, and a lot of elbow grease that Found Festival is proud to announce its return to live performance July 8-11. We’re able to get back to things we’ve had to put on pause, including sharing space and seeing live performances. Check out the full… Read More
June 14, 2021

We’re Hiring: Found 2021 Box Office + FOH Manager!

Job alert! We’re looking for a Box Office + FOH Manager for Found Festival 2021. This individual will assist the Festival Team in leading a team of awesome volunteers to make our patrons’ experience as safe, accessible, and stress-free as possible. This is a 60-hour contract with a… Read More
June 11, 2021

CGAS Presents Major Matt Mason Collective’s NIGHT

As the dark settles in, there is a crack in the branches. A whistle in the breeze. Howling. The moon is full, and it’s time to break your cage. We at CGAS are so excited to bring our friends at the Major Matt Mason Collective back to Edmonton for… Read More
December 5, 2019

2020 Call for Found Festival Submissions NOW OPEN!

You read that right, Foundsters! The call for submissions for 2020 Festival projects and our 4th annual FRESH AiR (Artist in Residence) program are NOW OPEN! 2020 Found Festival Call for Submissions deadline to apply is Friday, January 3, 2020 We’re looking for… Read More
May 24, 2018

Upcoming Fundraiser & Pre Festival Party!

Common Ground Arts Society just couldn’t wait for Found Festival 2018 to arrive, so we’re throwing a party at 7:30pm on June 27th, 2018 at The Almanac! Save the date, come raise a glass to the upcoming festival, and witness brand new collaborations between local artists and professionals from other… Read More
May 23, 2018

New Found Festival Location!

Found Festival 2018 is hanging it’s hat in a new location! Can you guess the new location by deciphering this riddle?!Tweet your guess to @CommonGroundArt. If you’re correct, you’ll be entered to win a vintage Found Festival water bottle and two tickets to a show at the… Read More
May 23, 2018

Bottle Drive to Support Found Festival 2018!

Tip one over for your Found Festival friends! Donate your empty bottles and cans to help Found Festival raise a little extra cash. All proceeds go directly toward Found Festival programming. Contact Common Ground Arts Society at to donate your empties. We’ll schedule a time to come pick them… Read More