Gabriola Arts Council Events

Mark your calendars for these upcoming GAC events:

  • Grant Lawrence and Friends: an evening of stories and songs September 24

    Grant Lawrence, acclaimed author and broadcaster, shares stories from his books and podcasts with special musical guests.

  • Mindful Creation: Addressing Anxiety through Art for Teens and Adults. Oct 5 – Nov 23

    Are you looking for a way to ease anxiety and develop healthy new habits – while incorporating more art into your everyday? Register and join us every Wednesday for 8 consecutive weeks this Fall.

  • Thanksgiving Studio Tour October 8 – 10

    Tour 56 artist’s studios for free on a self-guided route through Gabriola Island. Now in its 26th year, Gabriola’s Thanksgiving Studio Tour continues to be one of the grandest art events in the Pacific Northwest.

  • Isle of the Arts Festival March 30 – April 9, 2023

    Celebration of local creativity and culture bringing people together through learning and artistic engagement. Ten days of creative workshops and events.

  • Cultivate Theatre, Music and Arts Festival June 29 – July 2, 2023

    Celebrating theatre, music & art over four days amidst the natural wonders of the island. The Gabriola Arts Council is proud to present a festival that reflects the essence of Gabriola.


Hear about more arts events on Gabriola. Did you know that we showcase upcoming arts events in our GAC e-newsletter. Join GAC or renew your membership and receive the newsletter and get the scoop right in your inbox, twice a month. Do you have an event, show or call for submissions to share? Submit your event to be featured in the newsletter.


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