Mugs & Music After several years of supplying Vernon with handmade bowls through our “Empty Bowl” fundraiser, the Vernon Community Arts Centre has decided 2016 is time to move in an exciting new direction – “Mugs & Music”! Here’s how it works: on Saturday, April 30 at 1pm, the public is invited to enter the [...]


Sunshine Festival 2016 Thanks to everyone who visited us at the Sunshine Festival this year. Hope to see you all in June 2017!


Thank you to everyone who stopped in this Canada Day! We hope to see you again next year!



Thanks to everyone who joined us! Stay tuned for information about next year’s event!



Thanks for everyone who came out to the event! We hope to see you in 2017 – stay tuned for more info!



``Stories of the Past`` Opening Reception Thanks to everyone who joined us for this event! 7 local artists teamed up with 7 local seniors to create an exhibit based on stories of the past. Over several months, these once-strangers have developed friendships and created works that deeply reflect adventures the seniors have experienced throughout their [...]


Thanks to everyone who came out in support! We hope to see you again in 2017 – stay tuned for more info!



Join us at the Vernon Community Art Centre in Polson Park for our annual fundraiser, Art & Acoustics – an expansion of last year’s Mugs & Music! Pick out your favourite piece of art, listen to live music, and enjoy some refreshments for only $20. Available artwork will include glass, prints, pottery, paintings and more! Pieces are sold at a first come, first serve basis so make sure you get here early. Proceeds from the event will go towards purchasing dedicated children friendly furniture so we can continue to support the artists of tomorrow. For more information, give us a call at 250-542-6243!



Artsolutely is the Arts Council of the North Okanagan’s annual fundraiser, which takes place here at the Vernon Community Arts Centre. Artsolutely is an annual shopping extravaganza and Vernon’s one-stop shop for fun and unique hand-made Christmas gifts. Featuring the Okanagan’s best artists selling their finest wares in different mediums such as paintings, drawings, glass, fibre, jewellery, ornaments, pottery, woodcarvings, natural products, and more!