West End Community Centre Association

West End Community Centre Association

May 07, 2008 10:00 ET

West End Community Centre Association: Calling All Art Lovers to Attend Art in the City

West End's Visual Art Show and Sale

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - May 7, 2008) - The West End Community Centre invites you to Art in the City, a visual art show and sale featuring over 65 local artists from Vancouver, BC and beyond. Admission is free at this three-day event showcasing paintings, drawings, illustrations, pottery, carvings, photography and sculptures by local artists and artisans.

Bring Mom for Mother's Day. It is a community event for the whole family.

Friday, May 9th 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday, May 10th 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday, May 11th 10:00am - 5:00pm

The West End Community Centre is located at 870 Denman Street with parking available off Haro Street.

"This is our third annual Art in the City event," says Mia Torr, President of the West End Community Centre Association. "The Centre is excited to host an eclectic and incredibly talented group of local artists and artisans along with over 2,000 art lovers who come out to appreciate and purchase art. We are offering a special door prize this year which will be awarded at 3:00pm on Sunday. This year's prize is artwork "Vancouver Showers" by featured artist Jody Billingsley. Art in the City is an event you don't want to miss!"

The West End Community Centre is operated by the Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation in partnership with the West End Community Centre Association (WECCA). WECCA is a community-based organization of volunteers whose mission is to enhance the quality of life of the West End and Coal Harbour communities by providing recreational, educational and social activities and services which are accessible and responsive to the changing needs of the communities.

This press release is transmitted courtesy of Marketwire.

Contact Information

  • West End Community Centre Association
    Lisa Welbourn
    Marketing and Volunteer Resources
    (604) 257-8454 or Cell: (604) 418-4880
    Website: www.westendcc.ca