Harmony Arts Festival
August 4 – 13, 2017
The Harmony Arts Festival is the North Shore’s premiere summer event – visit the various seaside venues and experience the sights and sounds and of this award-winning 10-day festival, celebrating its 27th season. This festival is a celebration of music, performance, cinema and art that showcases the best of North Shore, regional, and national performing, visual and culinary arts.
The Harmony Arts Festival is a held along West Vancouver’s stunning waterfront, so you can experience the scenery while enjoying creative visual and performing arts talent. Whether it’s world-class musical performances, inspiring visual art, delicious food or simply the natural beauty of the setting, there is something for everyone at the Harmony Arts Festival.
Free Shuttle to Harmony Arts Festival – new this year, enjoy your visit to the Harmony Arts Festival by taking a shuttle from Canada Place to Park Royal Shopping Centre and the Harmony Arts Festival.
Free Outdoor Concerts
There will be many free concerts featuring some of the country’s most memorable performers on two outdoor stages: the Garden Stage and the Stage in John Lawson Park.
For more info on all the concerts visit harmonyarts.ca/music
Cinema in the Park
Enjoy your favourite movies in a special outdoor screening at Cinema in the Park. This year’s line up includes: Jurassic Park, E.T. The Extra Terrestrial, Moulin Rouge and many more!
John Lawson Park, West Vancouver
Movies start at 9pm
More info on Cinema in the Park: harmonyarts.ca
Kids & Family
Enjoy kids art workshops, art exhibitions, and family-friendly concerts, outdoor movies and activities.
Artsy Kids Outdoor Studio
Bring the kids down for artists-run workshops and hands-on art making activities such as kite making, origami, button making, print making and more! Activities are all drop-in and cost $2.
More info on Kids Activities: harmonyarts.ca
Weekend Art Market
On Argyle Avenue, 14th Street – 16th Street The origins of the Harmony Arts Festival lies in the deep appreciation of visual arts, which is exemplified by the Fresh St. Market Art Market. Taking place in the row of white tents on Argyle Avenue from 14th to 16th Streets, high-quality artisans share their unique, handmade works in a tradition that is as old as the festival.
The Fresh St. Market Art Market vendors are juried by a panel of three experienced artisans and will show their one-of-a-kind work during the weekends (August 4 – 7 and August 11-13). Visitors are encouraged to talk to artisans to understand their works and dedication to their craft.
More info on the Art Market: harmonyarts.ca/art/art-market
Food & Culinary Arts
Food lovers will enjoy the many culinary events and array of delicious food available at the Harmony Arts Festival. Your culinary experiences will take place along the scenic West Vancouver waterfront.
For more information on foodie events at the Harmony Arts Festival visit: www.harmonyarts.ca/food