Just for Adults!

Why should kids have all the fun? At Place des Arts, they don’t! Grab your partner or friend (or several!) and join us for our fun, creative, adult-oriented events. We’ll inspire the artist in you . . . it’s a promise!

Download our 2016/17 Events, Performances and Exhibitions Guide


N.O.T.A! A Night of the Arts: Admission is free as part of Culture Days
Festive Felting: $26/person or 2 for $42 (+ GST)
PechaKucha 20 x 20: $12 in advance or $15 at the door (+ GST)


Leonore Peyton Salon at Place des Arts

Monte Creek Ranch Winery LogoThanks to our Just for Adults events wine sponsor Monte Creek Ranch Winery

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N.O.T.A! a night of the arts

Saturday, October 1, 2016 • 7:00 –10:00pm

Place des Arts invites adults to our second annual N.O.T.A! a night of arts. Get your creative juices flowing in your choice of two innovative art workshops led by professional art teachers.

In between workshops, enjoy complimentary tapas and purchase a glass of wine, beer or non-alcoholic beverage to go with. This fun-filled, no stress evening of art is free as part of Culture Days.

Choose ONE block of two classes from the following blocks (*one block only; no mixing of classes from different blocks please):

  • Block 1: Pottery (Handbuilding) & Taiko Drumming
  • Block 2: Dance Sampler & Visual Art
  • Block 3: Visual Art & Musical Theatre
  • Block 4: Musical Theatre & Pottery (Handbuilding)
  • Block 5: Taiko Drumming & Dance Sampler

Event Schedule

  • 7:00-7:25pm - Cash bar and complimentary tapas buffet
  • 7:30- 8:15pm - First Activity (choose one of the above blocks)
  • 8:15-8:30pm - Break (bar open/buffet open and live background music)
  • 8:35-9:20pm - Second Activity
  • 9:20-10:00 - Bar open and dessert buffet

Free Admission!
Register online at brownpapertickets.com or by phone at 604.664.1636

Felted ornamentsFestive Felting

Friday, December 16 • 6:00 – 8:00pm

Kick start the holiday season with this fun and crafty event! In a social and relaxed atmosphere, learn basic techniques of wet felting from our community engagement specialist and fibre artist Catherine Dumaine. Then create felted keepsakes or gifts while enjoying complimentary savory tidbits. Browse our Christmas Boutique and receive a 10% discount on all purchases.

Tickets: $26/person or 2 for $42
Register online at brownpapertickets.com or by phone at 604.664.1636

PechaKucha LogoPechaKucha 20x20 @ Place des Arts

Friday, March 17, 2016 • 7:30pm

Join us for PechaKucha in Maillardville! PechaKucha 20 x 20 is an informal and fun gathering, where people meet, inspire and get inspired based on a format that is fast-paced and fun. During this event, presenters will discuss what inspires them, tell stories or share experiences while 20 slides are shown for 20 seconds each.

Tickets: $12 in advance; $15 at the door
Register online at brownpapertickets.com or by phone at 604.664.1636