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Art in the Eastside Arts District!

CREATE! Eastside Arts Festival

The 4th annual CREATE! Eastside Arts Festival celebrates the diversity of performing and visual arts in Vancouver’s Eastside. This innovative festival offers art workshops, live music performances, a beer garden, public art activations, an art shop and many more opportunities for art lovers of all age and abilities to experience! 

Happening from Monday, July 22nd to Sunday, July 28th, attendees will discover the diversity of the Eastside Arts District through affordable ticketed art workshops and performances at pop-up locations such as breweries, studios and performance venues.

Strathcona Park is the place to be on Saturday, July 27th! Attendees will enjoy affordable, visual and performing art workshops + Create! Art Zone with public participation projects, free music concert, an art shop, food trucks and a beer garden at our fully licensed festival site.

2024 Program Guide

Check out our 2024 program with full details of our festival this year! See below or the Schedule page for full event listings and how to get your tickets!

Featured Events

July 27, 2024
8:00pm - 12:00am


per workshop / per person

Art! Bike! Beer! Crawl Brewery Tour & Fundraiser

Join the Eastside Arts Society on a bike and walking tour of East Van's best breweries.

Strathcona Park (857 Malkin Ave)

Workshop Events July 22-28

July 27, 2024 |
  • 8:30pm

CREATE! Festival Concert Pass - FREE

CREATE! Eastside Arts Festival

from $0.00

Strathcona Park (857 Malkin Ave)

July 28, 2024 |
  • 5:00pm |
  • 8:00pm |
  • 10:30pm

Indigo Magic with Naomi Yamamoto at Flightpath Designs Studio

CREATE! Eastside Arts Festival

1000 Parker St #445 (1000 Parker Street)

July 23, 2024 |
  • 2:00am

Creating Sculptural Elements in Embroidery !

CREATE! Eastside Arts Festival

from $40.54

Luppolo Brewing Co. (1123 Venables Street)

Pop-Up Events July 22nd-28th

Sun, July 28 |
  • 8:00 PM

Sunday Orbit I Special Edition

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Thu, July 25 |
  • 9:30 PM

Late Show: GroundUp feat. Bo Henrik

Thu, July 25 |
  • 8:00 PM

Paul Pigat – Solo Show

Firehall Arts Centre

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The CREATE! Eastside Arts Festival

CREATE! Eastside Arts Festival is an Eastside Arts Society production. Your support of the Eastside Arts Society is an investment in the arts and artists of Vancouver’s Eastside Arts District. It allows us to build upon a 28-year legacy of connecting community with East Vancouver’s vital population of artists, creating access to culture and fostering a love of visual art for so many over the years, and for years to come.

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