The Roundhouse

The Roundhouse

Festival Location

Pride in Art is proud to be a founding partner of the Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre.

Unless otherwise stated, all Queer Arts Festival exhibitions, performances, workshops and events are held at the Roundhouse: 181 Roundhouse Mews (Pacific & Davie). 

The Roundhouse fully wheelchair accessible. To view accessibility info, including a full accessibility audit from Random Access Mapping Project, click HERE.

How to get to the Roundhouse:

Walking: From Granville Street, head east five blocks down Davie.
Skytrain: The Yaletown – Roundhouse Canada Line Station is 200 metres from us.
Bus: Buses C21 & C23 stop within feet of the Roundhouse.
Driving: Underground pay parking is available, access off Drake (south of Pacific Blvd).

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Don’t want to pay for parking? Consider car-sharing with our partners at Modo — you’ll be able to park for free in all the resident- and permit-only zones that surround the Roundhouse.

Where to Stay:

There are many hotels close by. Book online through the QAF portal at Budget Hotels, and you’ll not only get a great deal on your room, you’ll help support queer art!  50% of all commissions earned through this portal will be donated to Queer Arts Festival (and not just in June!)


Empire Landmark Hotel & Conference Centre

For June 16-29, 2017, our friends at Empire Landmark Hotel & Conference Centre are offering special rates:

$150  Standard Room (approx 200 sq ft) = 1 King or 1 Queen or 2 Twin beds
$160 Deluxe Room (bigger room size, approx. 400 sq. ft) = 2 Double beds

The rates will be honoured up to 3 days prior and 3 days after your visit on an availability basis if you wish to extend your stay.

Book through the Empire Landmark Reservations Department:
at or 1-800-830-6144 / 604-687-0511
Upon booking, please quote “Queer Arts Festival” **Please note that Empire Landmark is not holding any rooms and it will be subject upon availability**