Welcome to the Sooke Fine Arts Show


Show opens to the public July 24 – August 3

CLOSING TIME:  5pm Saturday July 25, Thursday July 30th, and Monday August 3rd
7pm all other days

SFAS-PosterThe Sooke Fine Arts Show provides the opportunity for the finest artists from Vancouver Island and BC’s coastal islands to showcase and sell their work. The Show, coming into its 29th year, is Vancouver Island’s longest-running juried fine art show and the Island’s premier summer arts event.

The 11-day art show and sale draws more than 8000 art lovers from Canada, the US and abroad. More than 375 works of original island art are on display in a stunning, 17,000-square-foot gallery at the SEAPARC complex on Sooke Harbour. Visitors can also enjoy daily artist demonstrations, talks, guided tours, live music, gift shop and bistro.

Purchasers’ Preview

Purchaser's PreviewThursday July 23, 7 – 10pm
Can’t wait to see the show? Do you want to be the first to find a unique and beautiful piece of art? Come and join us for Purchasers’ Preview Night.

Enjoy a savoury selection of hors d’oeuvres and refreshments during your exclusive preview tour of the Show. Sit in the Bistro area and savour the music of Victoria jazz sensation Louise Rose. Tour the art show. Enjoy the work of some of the best artists from Vancouver Island and BC’s coastal islands.

Taste of Sooke

fiona Thursday, July 30, 7 – 10pm
Tickets $15
A night to explore all that Sooke has to offer the palate, from appetizers to desserts, refreshments and more.

Taste of Sooke

Come on out and sample tasty hors d’oeuvres supplied by the many amazing eating establishments of the region as you wander the gallery and gift shop to find that special item to add to your art collection. While sampling the wonderful food and viewing the show you can enjoy live music on the gallery stage.

2015 Volunteer Sign-up Now Available

TEAMWORKThe 29th season of the Sooke Fine Arts Show is fast approaching, and we need your help to make it the very best show yet. No special skills necessary – whether you’re new to the Sooke Fine Arts Show or a seasoned veteran, we have a place for you!

Just click on this link to see the volunteer schedule for the 2015 Sooke Fine Arts Show live, online. See what roles and shifts are available, tick the ones you want, and you’re done! We’ll even send you email reminders.

Something come up? No problem – you can cancel or swap your shifts whenever you need to.

If you would prefer to sign up over the phone, give us a call at 250-642-7256.