Each year, ARTS Richmond Hill sponsors selected events. Our aim is to showcase our members and broaden awareness of the many arts, cultural and heritage opportunities available to the public.
Heritage Village Festival
An annual street festival attracting over 15,000 visitors and featuring our membership, community groups, music and dance groups, arts, and crafts artisans.
Festival of Light
A popular community evening celebration which begins with the official lighting of the Christmas tree followed by a multicultural program for children and adults.
A piano, string, woodwind, and vocal competition for the talented youth in our community. Scholarships are awarded, and winners featured at our Festival Gala Concert.
Festival Gala Concert & Volunteer appreciation night
Showcasing some of the festival winners.
A choral concert with local choirs and community choirs from surrounding areas.
Awarded to graduating secondary school students pursuing further education in the arts.
Super Grand Gala
A multicultural event to raise funds for the operation of the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts ($160,000).
A gala to raise funds for a Steinway Grand Piano worth $150,000 for RHCPA.
A fundraising event for a bronze sculpture for the 140th anniversary of the incorporation of the Town of Richmond Hill.
Sponsor for the Town of Richmond Hill Annual Studio Tour and Art Sale
Partnership with Richmond Hill Philharmonic Orchestra
Supporting special events:
Opera Glasses (Opera York)
Arts in Education
Art of War (York Region District School Board)
The Love Train Revue