Festivals & Programs

The Pacific Rim Arts Society brings ongoing year-round arts and culture activities to  Tofino, Ucluelet and local First Nations communities.   See our Festivals and Programs below for more details.

Recent Festivals and Programs

2017 Festival Events

November 30, 2016

We are very excited about our upcoming year! 2017 is Canada’s 150th Birthday, we are planning many of our events to reflect and embrace this milestone! PRAS has been promoting arts and culture in our communities for 46 years, knowing how important our programs are in contributing to the quality of life, economic development and community growth.  Keep watching for details of 2017 Events as they unfold. Cheers!


Upcoming 2016/2017 Events


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Cultural Heritage Festival 2016

August 28, 2016 to September 4, 2016

It's about art and West Coast life as one.  Join the Pacific Rim Arts Society in exploring art forms that represent the diversity in the cultural heritage of the west coast. This years theme is 'Emily Carr's West Coast'  . Go to the Events Page for full Event details! 

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Summer Festival 2016

July 12, 2016

Kinnie Starr and Leonard Sumner live performances in Ahousaht and Hitacu July 5 and 5 in the midst of Summer Festival 2016

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Pacific Rim Summer Festival 2016

June 30, 2016 to July 9, 2016

The Pacific Rim Arts Society is proud to present the 28th Annual Pacific Rim Summer Festival.  This years festival is an exciting line-up of incredible Canadian and International talents. This high profile annual event highlights the Communities' standing as communities rich in arts and culture. The festival kicks off with an Open Air family friendly concert at Tofino Village Green. Full details to follow! Stay tuned!

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