Arts & Culture

City of White Rock - Grants in Aid for Arts and Culture
Apply by February 1, 2018 

The City of White Rock has a vibrant and growing number of accomplished artists and crafts people, active cultural organizations and a diverse concentration of arts-related businesses. This makes White Rock a great place to live, work and play.

The City of White Rock is dedicated to working with community art organizations and artists to enhance and create spaces for arts and culture to thrive. As a result, there are numerous cultural festival, events, art exhibitions, musical and theatrical performances throughout the year.

Please browse through the art and culture section of the website to learn about art and culture in White Rock. There is also the Calendar of Events to find out about upcoming performances and exhibits, and the Leisure Guide for classes and activities in our community facilities. 

Cultural Strategic Plan

The Cultural Strategic Plan 2014-2018  was unanimously approved by Council on October 6, 2014.  The Cultural Strategic Plan is available for download. [PDF - 4.5 MB]

Questions regarding the Cultural Strategic Plan? Please email Claire Halpern, Manager of Cultural Development at or call (604) 542-7580.