In Memoriam: Susan Snow

View Tribute Movie Here It is with great sorrow that we announce that Susan Snow a member of the Arts Council of Surrey team, and the Surrey Festival of Dance passed away on Thursday Sept 6. We greatly feel a loss in our hearts knowing we have lost a member of our ACS family. Susan was a very dear, kind …

PSA: Van Intl Latern Festival Oct 13-Jan 6

CTV Television content The 2018 Vancouver International Lantern Festival is a large-scale cultural event hosted by the Canadian Sichuan Chamber of Commerce, and organized by the Chuan Sheng Media Group! The Vancouver International Lantern Festival will be introducing, to the delight of residents in the greater Vancouver area, a fusion between the creativity of past and modern tradition. It is …

ALLIANCE FOR ARTS: Grant Writing Workshops

APPLICATION LINK ACCESS HERE Writing a successful grant application can be a challenge – both for long-time applicants, as well as newcomers to the process. And an increasingly competitive grant environment can make success even tougher to achieve. The BC Alliance offers a suite of workshops to help your grant stand out from the crowd. Mary Ann Anderson, of Little …

CALL: Orangutan Lit & Vis Arts Competition

CLICK HERE TO PRINT COMPETITION DETAILS Are you scaled or covered in hair? Maybe you are winged master of the skies? Or perhaps the oceans are your home? Regardless of who you are or what your species, your home is a diversely vital organism in an eternal orbit. If you have an imagination, a dream, or an idea why not …

CITY: MoS Opens with Dinosaurs Unearthed Sep 29th

On September 29 Phase Two of the Museum of Surrey, 17710-56A Ave., Cloverdale, will open to the public and will be be on display from September 29, 2018 to March 31, 2019. Support to complete the $16 million project came from the City of Surrey, $5 million in heritage and cultural grants from the Federal Government and $100,000 per year …

DANCE: Surrey Dancers Stake Their Claim At The 2018 PABC ‘Provincials’

From May 29th through June 2nd 2018 over 640 artists gathered in beautiful downtown Victoria at the CCPA Performance Hall on Vancouver Island for the Performing Arts BC Provincials; a festival highlighting Dance, Music and Vocal Arts from across BC. Of the 640 artists, 156 were specifically dedicated to dance. This year, 33 Provincial festivals participated with 15 being multi-discipline …

ACS: Wins ‘Best Dressed Pavilion’ at 2018 FUSION FEST

the Arts Council of Surrey and our partner Association Francophone de Surrey presented the Canada Pavilion at Fusion Festival. A special thank you to all of our volunteers; and sponsors who donated gifts for our hourly draw. This year the Canada Pavilion won first place for “Best Dressed Pavilion”