on! arts + culture on Vancouver's North Shore

BC Boys Choir
Send to friend

on! arts + culture on Vancouver's North Shore

on! is your one-stop source for North Shore arts and culture listings. Local artists, arts. culture and heritage organizations are invited to upload their event information and promotional images to the on! calendar. It's absolutely FREE and easy to use!

Click here to submit your arts event to on! now. Find us on Facebook and Twitter for up-to-the-minute information about arts + culture on Vancouver's North Shore.

For more information, email , or call 604 980-3559.


MAXguide is Metro Vancouver’s online arts and culture guide that offers a free listing service for arts organizations and artists. The MAXguide is an opportunity to connect to broader audiences, compelling them to come and experience arts and culture on Vancouver's North Shore.


  • November 08 - December 14
    Group show, Small Wonders, opens at the Artemis Gallery in Deep Cove on November 8th. A vibrant selection of smaller work (at smaller prices!) by six wonderful artists, this show also offers a glimpse at the range of solo exhibitions coming to Artemis in 2012.

    Opening Reception Friday November 11th, 7pm to 10 pm.
  • November 09 - January 04, 2021
    The North Vancouver Community Arts Council is proud to present a new exhibition of works by artist Anne Gaze at the District Library Gallery in the Lynn Valley Main Library. Anne’s paintings and prints are inspired by the archeological sites in Mexico. She explores their unique settings from aerial viewpoints, as well as the affects of time on their structures and surfaces.

    Opening Reception: Saturday, November 12, 2:00-4:00pm
  • November 24 - December 17
    A wonderful opportunity to purchase original art in time for Christmas! Artwork is sold right off the wall from the opening until Saturday December 17th. The paintings are sold anonymously as the artists sign only the back of their work. Each artwork is priced at $100. Join us for the sale and opening reception on Thursday, November 24, 7-9:30pm.
  • November 29 - January 08, 2021
    It’s that time of year again… We have assembled a wonderful group of artists to help inspire your holiday shopping. Buy from local artists and help support the arts in your community.

    Opening Reception Tuesday November 29, 2020 from 7-9pm
  • December 01 - December 18
    Directed by Jay Brazeau, Norm Foster's Old Love presents a funny and heart-warming journey spanning three decades and a half-dozen meetings between Bud, a salesman, and Molly, his boss's wife. One of them is smitten from the very first meeting - the other, let's just say, less so. An accessible story told with hilarity and charm, Old Love will have you laughing and smiling the whole way through.
  • December 02
    Canadian chanteuse Jill Barber picks up the torch where the golden age of music left off. Charming her audiences, she weaves a decidedly romantic spell with her unmistakable sultry contralto backed by a fabulous band.

    "Jill Barber's grown into a bona fide jazz diva. A sweetheart and a chanteuse who Halifax adores, she's got splashes of all the greats-Edith Piaf, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday. Part persona, part performance, all heart. Barber had Halifax in the palm of her hand." - The Coast Halifax
  • December 02 - December 18
    A delightful tale for children in the best pantomime tradition written by Peter Zednik. Make tickets for Aladdin your family’s Christmas wish! Cheer for the hero, boo the villain, and sing along to your favourite songs. A hilarious musical tale of magic and merriment.
  • December 02 - December 03
    A festive joint concert with Pandora's Vox and Espiritu Vocal Ensemble. Pandora's Vox and Espiritu Vocal Ensemble join forces to present Wonderland, a festive celebration in song guaranteed to warm the heat and lift the spirit! These concerts sell out so please book early to avoid disappointment.
  • December 02
    We Three Choirs, a holiday choral offering of North Shore Chorus and its guests, the "Argyle Senior Vocal Ensemble" and "Pieces of Eight". An evening of holiday favorites, interesting music as well as a family friendly singalong.
  • December 03 - December 04
    Capilano University Choirs and Vancouver Philharmonic Orchestra join forces to perform Mozart's brilliant, but rarely performed, Great Mass in C Minor. The full orchestra and chorus will thrill with popular opera choruses from Il Trovatore, La Traviata, Nabucco, Lucia di Lammermoor and Carmen.
  • December 03
    The Lower Lonsdale Business Association in partnership with the City of North Vancouver invites you to celebrate their annual Christmas Festival on Saturday, December 3, 2020 at The Shipyards located at the foot of Lonsdale Avenue from 5:00pm – 8:00pm.
  • December 04
    Join us for a Festive Holiday sing-a-long Concert with the BC Boys Choir to celebrate the season. Over its 43 year history, the British Columbia Boys Choir has gained international acclaim throughout North America, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, and China. The choir has trained over 800 members who have represented Canada on 30 international tours, performing a demanding repertoire spanning the centuries, from sacred Gregorian chants to contemporary secular works.
  • December 04
    We Three Choirs, a holiday choral offering of North Shore Chorus and its guests, the "Argyle Senior Vocal Ensemble" and "Pieces of Eight". An evening of holiday favorites, interesting music as well as a family friendly singalong.
  • December 09
    Celebrate the holiday season with The Nylons Christmas Show featuring seasonal as well as many of their classics. From three million in CD sales to exuberant performances with their explosive stage presence, this four-member vocal group is a true international success story. Melodious, powerful, energetic mixed with dazzling harmonies and smooth arrangements make a vibrant seasonal experience.
  • December 10
    Laudate Singers is joined by the newly-formed virtuosic duo Couloir with harpist Heidi Krutzen and cellist Ariel Barnes. A stellar evening of Christmas classics and colourfully varied special commissions.
  • December 11
    Handel’s Messiah, with the Pacific Spirit Choir and Orchestra and outstanding soloists under Conductor, Gerald van Wyck. Enjoy the sounds of over 80 of Vancouver’s finest musicians as they give a spirited and polished performance of this Christmas masterwork.
  • December 14 - December 31
    This year’s pantomime by Norman Robbins directed by Damian Inwood. A traditional English pantomime, complete with men dressed as women, women dressed as men, villains and a handsome prince who wins the heart of a fair maiden. Follow the antics of the wicked stepmother and her two ugly daughters. A hilarious farce. This year Deep Cove Stage Society will be celebrating its 30th anniversary of producing pantomimes.
  • December 18
    Laudate Singers' gift of merry Christmas music to families with young children. Short, interactive and fun! No tickets required.

    Sunday December 18
    2pm at St. David's United Church, 1525 Taylor Way, West Vancouver
    4pm at St. Andrew's United Church, 1044 St Georges Ave, North Vancouver