Yearly , on Picasso’s birthday, was chosen by artist/founder Chris MacClure as a day to honor artists and their indisputable contribution to society. Overwhelming support and celebration by artists, galleries, museums, cities and even countries is a testimony to the high esteem artists, of all genres, are held. The month Read more [...]
British Columbia festivals and events are as diverse as its geography and residents. Festivals range from Shakespeare’s Bard and experimental dance to local craftwork and visual arts. For music fans, there are events showcasing all genres: classical, jazz, classic, indie rock, bluegrass, and everything in between.
Sporting action happens year-round with British Columbia playing host to top athletes at the World Ski & Snowboard Festival, the Williams Lake Stampede, and the Sun Run – Canada’s largest running event.
Food and wine festivals abound: try Cornucopia, the Cowichan Wine & Culinary Festival, or one of the three Okanagan seasonal wine festivals.
Art! Vancouver plays host to a world-class international art fair in an exceptional waterfront venue, featuring reputable galleries and artists from across Canada and around the world. Building on Vancouver’s rich and thriving arts scene, Art! Vancouver 2018 will be held under the Sails, at the Vancouver Convention Centre East Read more [...]
About Our Festival Please join us as we weave Crafted Vancouver into the fabric of our beautiful city. The Vancouver Craft Festival Society is a not-for-profit, independent organization dedicated to showcasing exceptional contemporary and traditional craft. Multiple craft disciplines are featured throughout a series of self-guided events during our annual 25- day global festival, Crafted Vancouver. Read more [...]