Events and Programs


Isle of the Arts Festival | Every April

Ten days of arts-based workshops, programs, and events. The Island buzzes with creativity.

Cultivate Theatre + Music + Art Festival | 4 days in early August

A fantastic Theatre + Music + Arts Festival at the Gabriola Commons. Fresh shows, tasty music, sweet venue.

Artist’s Studio Tour | Every Thanksgiving

An art enthusiast’s dream—more than 80 artists open their doors and share their creations. A tradition on Gabriola for 20+ years.

Healing Power of Art

A range of programs that explore how engagement with artistic processes contributes to health and wellbeing.

GAC Media

Digital Media workshops and equipment. Videography classes and camps for kids, teens and adults.

Gabriola Arts & Heritage Centre (GAHC)

One of the Island’s first schoolhouses is now its coolest cultural space. Available for bookings, this space is ideal for art shows, lectures, meetings and private events.

Kasahara Gabriola Trust Artist Residency

A four month residency on Gabriola Island provides a live/workspace to emerging and established artists of all disciplines.

Gabriola Artists Support Program (GASP!)

Financial support for artists at all levels and in all disciplines.