Summer Arts Festival


Out-door festival celebrating summer, a fun engaging event with thrills, excitement and culture! An event that showcases local artists competing in a live art tournament, variety of entertainment, artists & artisans plus more . . . !

CALLING ALL CHILDREN YOUNG AND OLD to a very special day of fun and activity including DeSerres inspirational crafts, live music & entertainment and face painting.

Burnaby, BC – July 7th, 2018 – Visitors to the Deer Lake Gallery in Burnaby will once again be dazzled by an event noted for being fun for the entire family! The Summer Arts Festival is an all-day event on Saturday, July 7th from 10 am to 5 pm. We have booked the best in local performers and professional artists set against the beautiful Deer Lake Park. The Festival activities are surrounded by majestic trees and park on nearby Deer Lake, Burnaby.

An event the whole family can enjoy featuring, outdoor painting competition, over 15+ artisans, Muckabout Gift Gallery children’s art workshop, we welcome, entertained by the Burnaby Summer Theatre, One Human Race – Afrika Collective Trio, Art Exhibition: Tricksters Laugh featuring Alanna Edward & Geronimo. Keep the beats rolling with a music jam in the back yard featuring tunes by Ben Lee aka DJ BJAM!

Let your imagination run WILD and paint crazy mixed media project with professionals from the local Burnaby company Muckabout Gift Gallery. Everyone is welcome to stop by the Inspiration Station. Where does inspiration come from? Share your stories, draw and write what inspires you at their kid’s colouring station! The Muckabout Gift Gallery is currently representing over 60 local artists works. Featured products include: Fat Paint, pottery, hand-made arts, local food items, crafts, artful kits, found items & upgraded antiques. They facilitate art eduction, DIY, Fat Paint and craft classes for everyone.