Event Planning

Overview-Art Rave 2014
This is the second year that Art Rave has presented the Art Rave Festival.
ART RAVE 2014 will be start on Friday, July 25th with a Juried Art Show running
until Aug. 4th.
This 11 day celebration of the Arts will be held in the historical Train Station
near the Harbor at the foot of Argyle Street in the Port Alberni Arts District.
Friday, Aug. 1st there will be a reception in the Gallery area for artists, sponsors,
dignitaries and the public who purchase advance tickets. The event is
catered with a cash bar and musicians on site to set the mood.
Aug. 2nd and 3rd there are plans for art displays & demonstrations that run
several blocks along Argyle, a Beer Garden and Sound Stage.
ART RAVE is a free, family event. There will be art workshops for children.
Children will be able to paint their own windsock. The main show will be
centered in and around the Alberni Train Station. What a fine way to spend a
day… viewing the works of talented artists and hey, creating some art yourself
in the participation pavilion. There’s lots going on to engage the kids at this
FREE FAMILY EVENT. This year’s Sound Stage will include an afternoon Family
Program. In the evening, listen to some hot tunes and kick up your heels
to the 11 piece funk-i-licious band with a killer brass section, The New
Visitors can end their day with a stroll down to the nearby Quay and enjoy
the restaurants and shops while the kids unwind at the Harbor side