Culture Days

Immerse Yourself in Arts and Culture 

Enjoy a captivating arts and culture experience in Coquitlam on Oct. 1, with free admission, Indigenous and cultural education, interactive workshops and more.

Haida and Squamish Stories & Songs (All Ages)

Join X̱aayda (Haida), xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) and Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) First Nations storyteller, Kung Jaadee, as she shares her traditions and art. Enjoy lively storytelling, followed by drumming and singing performance where participants will learn some basic words in Xaad Kil, the Haida language.

Marimba Workshop (All Ages)

Participate in an interactive marimba workshop with Robin Layne. Audience members will be invited to join him on stage as they play the marimba, djembe and shakers.

Pre-registration is required to attend these free activities. R.S.V.P. to the Facebook event page to receive updates and a reminder.

Other Culture Days Events in the Tri-Cities

Check out other Culture Days events taking place in the Tri-Cities by viewing the brochure or see details below:

  • Coquitlam Public Library – Visit the Juried Art Exhibit featuring works by local Tri-City artists (Oct. 1 – 4) 
  • Evergreen Cultural Centre – Pick up free take-away Creative Kits with art materials and instructions (Oct. 14, 15, 16)
  • Place des Arts – Head to PdA for an immersive art experience for the whole family (Oct. 16 from 1 – 3 p.m.) 

About Culture Days

Culture Days is a national celebration of arts and culture. At the end of each September, millions of people attend thousands of free participatory arts and culture events across the country. Culture Days programs invite the public to get hands-on and behind-the-scenes to highlight the importance of arts and culture in our communities. Visit the Culture Days website for more information and to see other events.