Presented by Vancouver Symphony Orchestra USA and the City of Vancouver 

August 4-6

World-class music, art, dance, food & fun!

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“I am thrilled to launch the Vancouver Arts & Music Festival and welcome everyone to our vibrant downtown arts district this summer. This is going to be a true celebration of the artistry and creativity that makes our city so special… you won’t want to miss it!” -Mayor Anne McEnerny-Ogle

The inaugural Vancouver USA Arts & Music Festival is coming to Vancouver, Washington, August 4-6. Stages, pop-up galleries, family activities and food vendors will be available throughout downtown Vancouver and Esther Short Park. Celebrate summer with a diverse lineup of local artists and internationally recognized performers.

Free and open to all ages, the Vancouver Music & Arts Festival invites you to enjoy three days of world-class music, art, dance, food and fun!

Presented by Vancouver Symphony Orchestra USA and City of Vancouver, in partnership with Columbia Arts Network and Vancouver Culture, Arts & Heritage Commission. Supported through a generous grant from M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust.

Internationally Celebrated Performing Artists

Delicious street food,
Northwest dining and
award-winning wineries

Explore festival events in Vancouver's historic downtown and vibrant arts district

Vancouver Arts & Music Festival is a celebration of our region's exciting arts community.

The festival will draw visitors to Vancouver’s historic downtown and emerging arts district, growing the city’s creative economy and supporting local businesses.

Free and open to all ages, everyone is invited to learn, explore and experience the joy of connecting with arts and culture, without worrying about ticket prices or entrance fees.

Creating Connections Through Art And Education To Make Vancouver Stronger

This festival will serve as a great community builder, now and for years to come. We will curate a unique festival each year, always striving to represent the best of what Vancouver has to offer and attract brighter stars from near and far. With a focus on inclusion and education and by continually endeavoring to make the festival the best it can be, the VAM will contribute to the growth of Vancouver and support the local galleries, wineries, institutions, and small businesses in the area. Together, we can help the City of Vancouver become stronger and even more vibrant and to take its place as one of the great arts destinations in America.