Since 2007, the “Cultural Association +853” has been organizing and promoting an event called “THIS IS MY CITY” which has, throughout the years, evolved into the “THIS IS MY CITY –The Creative Festival”. This yearly Festival aggregates several types of activities such as workshops, conferences, exhibitions, creative installations, creative residencies, performances and music concerts.

The Festival is a multidisciplinary and multicultural event focusing on four key aspects: Creativity, Innovation, Urban Culture and Technology.

Its program comprises of several sessions that are grouped into 4 sets of activities: Educational Actions (workshops and conferences), Exhibitions (exhibitions and installations), Performances (concerts and shows) and Creative Residencies (creative and artistic interchange programs between Macau and foreign countries).