Showcase of our region’s creative pursuits and experience


To grow, appreciate and encourage expression of the diversity of humankind in our region.


Preservation of the foundations of our community, of what has been, and how we have expressed ourselves.


Fall 2016 Grant Application and Guidelines

The Powell River Arts Council is pleased to accept applications for the Fall 2016 Grant intake period. Deadline for submissions is Friday Sept 16th, 2016 at 4:30. The selection committee will be available to discuss [...]

Yet Another Member Benefit!

25% OFF! Drop into the Powell River Visitor Centre at 4760 Joyce Avenue and check out all of the fabulous merchandise available there.  Choose your favourite item to show your love of Powell River. Pick [...]

Become a PRCACH Member

Have you considered becoming a member of Powell River Council for Arts, Culture and Heritage? Now is a great time to join. Joining today will cover your membership all of the way to the end [...]

Spring 2016 Community Grants announced

Arts Council Announces Spring 2016 Grant Recipients The Powell River Council For Arts, Culture and Heritage has awarded grants totaling $4,090 during the Spring 2016 granting cycle. This is in addition to$15,000 cash and $35,000 [...]


Arts Alive In The Park 2016

We would like to welcome you to the 15th annual Powell River's Arts Alive in the Park festival showcase. It was created in 2002 to be the kick-off event for the annual week long Blackberry [...]

The True Cost – Encore Presentation

Presentation Encore! The TRUE COST film presentation and Discussion March 9th, at VIU Powell River Campus, 6 pm to 9 pm. Presented by Malaspina Art Society, eCouture Wearable Art Fashion Show and Vancouver Island University, [...]

Where the Water Flows – Joyce Furness

The Malaspina Art Society presents: Where the Water Flows, Joyce Furness March 3rd to April 5th - Malaspina Arts Exhibition Centre @ VIU Opening Reception is March 3rd, 7pm - 9pm In this show, 'Where [...]

Celebration of Cultural Diversity

In 2015, the Powell River Arts Council was pleased to co-sponsor the annual Celebration of Cultural Diversity held at the Recreation Complex in Powell River.  Displays of various cultural groups and activities, combined with a [...]