Join us in Cultivating an Arts Appreciative Community

Comox Valley Arts supports, promotes and celebrates a vibrant, inclusive arts community.

gilakas’la / čɛčɛ haθɛč, We respectfully acknowledge that we live, work and play within the traditional territory of the K’ómoks Nation.

How you can get involved, RIGHT NOW… 

Arts in the Valley - Look what we, our members, and our community are up to!

New Comox Valley Playlist!

Calling all local musicians! We have just launched a brand new feature on our website and encourage all our local musicians, composers, singer-songwriters and bands to join in! The Comox...
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Elevate Winter Bazaar # 7 nears!

For the seventh year in a row, lovers of art, crafts, and the curious will gather in Downtown Courtenay for the annual Elevate Winter Bazaar!    This Friday and Saturday, December 7th and 8th 35 carefully...
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Get Gifts, Support CVA!

Just when  you thought it was safe to breathe, we've got another little interactive activity for you! Our first ever Gift Auction! This little online auction is only 2 weeks...
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Become a Member

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We love this community of creatives… why don’t you join us? 

Membership is open to anyone. You don’t have to be an artist. And if you are an artist, you can be any kind of artist (visual, musical, performing, writing, digital…). Just $40 per calendar year shows (or gets) your support for building and celebrating Arts & Culture in the Comox Valley. 

Our Poet Laureate


The second Poet Laureate of the Comox Valley, selected in April 2017,  has plenty of plans already.

And she’s open to hearing ideas from others in the community as to how she can best promote the art of poetry, cultivate poetic literacy and encourage the reading and writing of poems.

The Local Arts Scene

A lot goes on around this Valley in Arts & Culture.

Check out our community arts calendar, submit your own events (free), and stay up to date with all the happenings. 

There are classes, shows, exhibits, concerts, workshops, festivals, pop-up choirs, films, markets and more!

Comox Valley Arts - Your Community Arts Council

The pro-active, leading force behind the promotion of Arts and Culture in our community!

We facilitate, activate and advocate on behalf of Arts and Culture in our community, through our involvement in a wide variety of activities. We provide professional development and support to the cultural creators and workers of the Comox Valley who are pursuing higher artistic excellence, and work to foster a lifelong love of the Arts in our youth.