Events



JUL 18 – SEP 20
10:00

The Quinte Arts Council Summer Show and Sale Celebrates the Belleville Art Association

Come to the QAC's Gallery, celebrating the work of the Belleville Art Association. Opening reception July 18th from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm during the Gallery Stroll! Show runs until September 20.

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JUL 25 – SEP 13

QAC Call for Submissions – Photography

This is an open call for submissions for the upcoming photography show at the Quinte Arts Council gallery. This call is for established, new and emerging photographers. Although this is an open call, QAC members will have priority in the show. The show runs from September 19th to October 25th. Work can be dropped off September 12th and September 13th. Soft opening planned for September 19th 4-7pm

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JUL 26 – OCT 25

QAC Call for Submissions – Self-portraits

This is an open call for submissions for the upcoming self-portrait show at the Quinte Arts Council gallery. This call is for established, new and emerging artists in all mediums, including painting, drawing, mixed media, sculpture and fibre. Although this is an open call, QAC members will have priority in the show. The show runs from November 1st to November 22nd. Work can be dropped off October 24-25. Opening TBA.

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AUG 1 – AUG 29

Grant deadline – Indigenous Artists in Communities and Schools Projects

The program supports projects that bring together Ontario-based Indigenous artists or Elders to work with individuals or groups of people from a community on collaborative activities that create a meaningful arts experience and transmit artistic skills and knowledge, and teach arts workshops in schools during the upcoming school year, engaging children and youth in creative, active, hands-on and in-depth arts experiences

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AUG 17 – AUG 25
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Wellington Water Week

Festival Players of Prince Edward County presents a series of concerts that include some of Canada's premiere artists and ensembles, programmed by COC Music Director, Johannes Debus and the award-winning violinist, Elissa Lee. Conservation groups, local businesses and individuals will offer free events, exhibits, film screenings, and hands-on activities taking place at The Midtown Brewery, The Drake Devonshire, The Wellington Library, The Wellington Heritage Museum, The Festival Players Studio Theatre and places in between.

Wellington United Church and partnering venues in the village

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AUG 21 – SEP 19
9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Tickets available: QAC Luncheon for the Arts/Arts Recognition Awards

The Quinte Arts Council is celebrating 25 years of hosting their Luncheon for the Arts/Arts Recognition Awards to recognize those who have made a difference in our community. Without exception, these individuals are making Quinte a destination for those craving a vibrant arts and culture scene. This year, QAC celebrates: Catherine Taylor of the Quinte Ballet School; Holly Dewar of Belleville DocFest; Dave Bush of Front Porch Shenanigans; Andrea Kerr of HPEDSB; and Mayor Mitch Panciuk. Please join us at Dinkel's Restaurant on September 19, 2019, from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm for a delicious three-course meal and live entertainment. Tickets are $40 and are available at the QAC office and online here at Eventbrite.

Quinte Arts Council office
36 Bridge St. E.
Belleville, Ont.

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AUG 24 – AUG 24
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Queensborough in Art/Art in Queensborough

The beautiful, historic Hastings County hamlet of Queensborough invites artists and lovers of art to a day-long summer event. More than 100 works – including a painting of Queensborough by A.Y. Jackson of the Group of Seven – will be on display celebrating the hamlet's special place in the art world. Free admission; great food available for purchase. Easy parking and walking; washroom facilities. Artists will be at work throughout the community during the event. To loan work for the show or take part as an artist, or for more information: Raymond Brassard, 613-473-2110.

Queensborough Arts Centre (historic Orange Hall)

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AUG 24 – AUG 24
12:00pm - 5:00pm

Music & Food in the Vineyard

Music will fill the air as you sit among the vineyard listening to a variety of local musical talent, sipping on a glass of your favourite wine, and enjoying delicious food from local food vendors! Get a sneak peek- behind the scenes look as we take visitors on a complimentary tour of our winemaking facilities with barrel tastings and food pairings.

Sandbanks Winery

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AUG 25 – AUG 25
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Concerts on the Bay – Cathy Whelan & Land O’ Lakes Cruisers

Country Music at the Lions Pavilion in Zwick's Park.

Zwick's Park

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AUG 28 – SEP 1
8:00pm - 9:30pm

Person of Interest by Melody A. Johnson

Written and performed by Melody A. Johnson, Person of Interest is the mostly true and very funny story of an actor driven to the brink. Directed by Rick Roberts, it is storytelling at its best and will strike a chord with anyone who has ever lived, loved and battled with neighbours. With special thanks to the Toronto Arts Council Performance Times 8:00 pm Performances: August 28, 29, 30, 31, Septmeber 1

Festival Players Studio Theatre

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