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Shadbolt Centre for the Arts

The Shadbolt Centre for the Arts is a stunning multi-use facility located in picturesque Deer Lake Park. The centre presents live performances, offers arts programs for all ages, produces community events and festivals, and its stunning architecture and flexible spaces makes it the perfect venue to host meetings, conferences and special occasions.

Safety Update: Masks are now required in all of our indoor facilities.


Arts Programs

Find exciting and inspiring programs that connect you to your creative self and the artistic environment around you. 
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Live Performances

World-class artists will take to the stage as part of Live (Streaming) at the the 'Bolt.
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What's On Spotlight

Programs Teen Visual Art Exhibition Adult Visual Arts Showcase

Browse Programs

A wide variety of programs are available for kids, teens and adults this summer Browse programs »

Teen Art Exhibition

A diverse online exhibition featuring teen student artwork. Learn more »

Adult Visual Arts Showcase: Online Edition

Enjoy our online exhibition showcasing the beautiful work of our students. Learn more »

Visitor Information

Please note: The Shadbolt Centre for the Arts is open to program participants only. The facility will remain closed for public use. 

Location: 6450 Deer Lake Avenue, Burnaby, BC  V5G 2J3
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Office Hours:
Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm
Closed Saturday, Sunday & statutory holidays

Program registration available until one hour prior to closing
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Contact Us:
General Inquiries - 604-297-4440,
Box Office - 604-205-3000, 
Facility Rental - 604-205-3020

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The Shadbolt Centre for the Arts is an award-winning, multi-purpose community arts facility located in Burnaby's Arts Precinct, picturesque Deer Lake Park. Owned and operated by the City of Burnaby, the municipal building is named for internationally acclaimed painter Jack Shadbolt and his wife, Doris Shadbolt, curator, author and art educator. Learn more »

The Centre offers a variety of programstheatre performances and festivals, as well as venue rentals for a variety of events including conferences, recitals and weddings. It's the perfect place to become involved in arts and culture, volunteer at a festival or special event, or catch up with friends over coffee at our Encores Cafe.