ArtsVictoria.ca is a community-driven calendar, map, directory, and living archive of the arts in Victoria BC. It is an open, community-owned tool to help artists and arts organizations reach their audiences and each other.
Our Events Calendar is the most comprehensive source for arts listings in the city. It is a central public source for all disciplines. Calendar listings are enhanced by profiles and media drawn from the directories. Musical event listings are synced with LiveVictoria.com and numerous other local listings.
The resource map and directory indexes cultural resources such as venues, organizations, support services, studio spaces etc. The Artist directory contains media-rich, free, permanent profiles for local artists and ensembles. All profiles are cross-referenced with videos, articles, rosters, photos, art, audio and more to create a rich, interconnected, living history of arts in Victoria.
The Opportunities Engine helps connect artists and organizations with employment, grants, calls for entry, and more. Anyone with a profile can post. You can get a daily or weekly email digest of all new opportunities in the categories of your choosing.
ArtsVictoria.ca works because is updated continuously by the arts community itself. To get involved, simply submit a profile or event.
ArtsVictoria.ca is led by the Victoria Arts Promotion and Preservation Society, a non-profit, with a diverse and open board of arts leaders who are committed to connecting the arts community and providing a permanent archive of its output. ArtsVictoria.ca is funded the City of Victoria, with software and support by The Indivision Network.
For more information or to get involved contact us.
NOTE: As of 5:30pm March 17, 2020 a Public Health Emergency has been declared in B.C.
All bars, clubs, lounges & similar venues have been ordered to close.
All restaurants and bars must discontinue dine-in service. All personal service businesses (salons, spas, massage, tattoos, etc) must close.