Gabriola Theatre Festival

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Blossom Night Market Registration

The Isle of the Arts Festival is coming up in early April! We’re excited to announce that for the third year, GAC will host a Blossom-themed Night Market at the Surf Lodge. This will happen the evening of April 2nd 2016, from 7pm to 10pm.

Registration opens Monday, February 8th, 2016 at 10am. Read more…


Big thank you to these fine folks for their work with The Atlas Affair!

See photos of the event here. Thanks to Bill Pope and Barb Dow for the photography work.

Brendalee Astells, Carolyn Bell, Elsa Bluethner, Heide Brown, Karen Cain, Heather Cameron, Steve Cole, Lesley Comassar, Cathie Compton, Karen Curry, Deb Dallyn, Sue Dunn, Dennis Evans, Jenn Feenan, Jane Ferland, Lou Gagne, Read more…

I've Been Everywhere

I’ve Been Everywhere … on Gabriola Island

For those who missed the performance at ONE WORLD: The Atlas Affair — or for those who just want to re-live the moment — here are the lyrics for the Gabriola edition of “I’ve Been Everywhere” — crafted specially for the event by Chris Straw. Read more…


Where will you go?

Maybe to visit the National Gallery of Ireland or the National Portrait Gallery in London? Have you always wanted to see the Gallery of Modern Art in Glasgow? Or—after a morning of surfing and cool pineapple drinks Read more…


ONE WORLD: The Atlas Affair Artwork!

Take a look at all the beautiful pieces that have come in so far for GAC’s big fundraiser! All works by Gabriola artists, inspired by maps. Keep checking back — new pieces are added every day!

See the art here, at photographer Bill Pope’s Flickr Site

Can’t attend the event and want to place an advance bid? Send an email.

Order your tickets here.

Atlas Affair

ONE WORLD: The Atlas Affair


The Gabriola Arts Council is hosting their second annual fundraiser gala on January 30, 2016 at the Community Hall! ONE WORLD: The Atlas Affair—the follow-up to last year’s insanely fun Chair Affair—will feature the work of sixty Gabriola artists who have ventured into uncharted territory, Read more…


How To Be a Great Board Member!

The Gabriola Arts Council is bringing nonprofit management consultant Alison Brewin to Gabriola to offer a workshop for board members of local organizations and anyone generally interested in being an effective board member or learning about nonprofits, board planning, governance, strategic planning etc. You do not have to be affiliated with a nonprofit organization to take this workshop. Read more…