Upcoming Events


Pop-up Flamenco

October 12, 2022
Experience the vibrant flamenco arts outdoors on Granville Island....
Live Music
Performing Arts

AIRE 2022 | Annual International Representational Exhibition

September 26, 2022 to October 15, 2022
This annual exhibition is an invitation to artists from around the world to exhibit their most exceptional representational and semi-representational artworks....
Visual Arts

BC Culture Days

September 23, 2022 to October 16, 2022
Every day is Culture Day on Granville Island!...
Art & Crafts
Kids Stuff
Live Music
Performing Arts
Visual Arts

The Improv Centre Presents: Improv Against Humanity 10th Anniversary Special

November 10, 2022
Improv Against Humanity is coming to The Improv Centre for the very first time for our terrific 10th Anniversary Special!...
Performing Arts

Mind-full - Exploring Mental Health through Art with Joel Robison

November 17, 2022 to November 20, 2022
Conceptual fine art photographer, Joel Robison presents "Mind-full – Exploring Mental Health through Art", which coincides with Men's Mental Health Month, and explores his passion ...
Visual Arts

The Drawn and Crafted Object

October 6, 2022 to November 24, 2022
Visit the Craft Council of BC where four artists: Miriam de Langley, Bettina Matzkuhn, Marney McDiarmid, and Yalda Bozorg, unify their drawings and explorations alongside a completed work, offering th...
Visual Arts

The Playground

January 27, 2022 to December 29, 2022
Come see some of Vancouver’s finest improvisors stretch their legs and push comedy to the limits in this fast paced, innovative show....
Performing Arts


January 28, 2022 to December 31, 2022
Two teams of highly skilled improv comedians vie for the laughs and support of audience judges. A high-energy, fast paced and good-natured competition that will leave you wanting more....
Performing Arts

The Drop-in Workshop

March 5, 2022 to March 4, 2023
Drop-ins are back! Are you interested in the art of improvisation? Come learn the basics of improv in our two-hour workshop, Saturdays* at 3:30pm....
Performing Arts
Workshops, Talks & Forums

Highlights of the Year

Vancouver International Jazz Festival

The TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival occurs towards the end of July, and features a combination of free and paid performances by international and local musicians. 


Fringe Festival 

The Vancouver Fringe is a celebration of theatre for everyone featuring more than 700 performances by 80 artists over 11 days.


Vancouver International Writers Festival 

The Annual Vancouver International Writers Festival on Granville Island offers a world of ideas to explore with writers from around the world.