(Art Gallery of Greater Victoria)

It’s back, and it’s happening THIS weekend!

After a two year hiatus, the TD Art Gallery Paint-In will return, and it promises to be bigger and better than ever!

Join Victoria’s favourite art festival for their 33rd edition happening this Saturday, July 16th from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., where artists will line up along Moss Street to demonstrate their craft and share their work with the community.

Celebrate up to 150 local artists and enjoy community, arts-based groups transforming Moss Street into a colourful art gallery.

Under the sun, you’ll be able to explore your love of art with friends and neighbours, connect with local artists as they demonstrate their craft, and stop at the Imagination Stations for art-inspired activities.

You’ll even have the chance to taste local eats and drinks at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria grounds at 1040 Moss Street.

There’s also local music and performances PLUS a family-friendly beer garden, open until 6 p.m.

Want to pre-plan your Paint-In visit? Check out the Artists’ Map ahead of time!

Here’s the day’s full schedule of events:

  • 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Art on Moss Street – over 150 artists!
  • 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. | Gallery Open – Admission by Donation
  • 10am-6pm | Summer Small Works Show & Sale  – over 70 local artists in the Massey Sales Gallery (Art Rental & Sales)
  • 12 p.m. & 2 p.m. | Drop in for a FREE guided tour of Maud Lewis
  • 11 a.m. -6 p.m. | Family-Friendly Beer Garden & Live Music

Live music lineup:

  • 11 a.m. – 11:30 a.m | Sizzlers Fiddle Group
  • 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | actual human people
  • 12:30 p.m. – 1 p.m. | lək̓ʷəŋən Traditional Dancers
  • 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. | SOLID Music Therapy Group
  • 2 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. | Fiesta Latina Folklore Dancers
  • 3:30 p.m. – 4 p.m. | POPTART
  • 4 p.m. – 5 p.m. | Cascadia Sound (Wonderment Festival)
  • 5 p.m. – 6 p.m. | DJ Nova Jade

Don’t forget to check out our 10 ways to take part in the TD Art Gallery Paint-In!

TD Art Gallery Paint-In

When: Saturday, July 16th, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Where: Moss Street—from Fort Street all the way to Dallas Road

Admission: FREE to attend!

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