Arts and Culture

Grande Prairie is a hub of arts and cultural activity. Whether you are looking to stroll through a gallery for an afternoon, learn more about history in one of our many museums or take in a live concert or play, there is never a shortage of events and programming of local, national and international flair to explore. 

Here is a list of some the major cultural facilities in the city:

  • Art Gallery of Grande Prairie
  • Centre 2000
  • Centre for Creative Arts
  • Coca-Cola Centre
  • Dave Barr Community Centre
  • Douglas J. Cardinal Theatre
  • Eastlink Centre
  • Forbes Homestead
  • Grande Prairie Live Theatre
  • Grande Prairie Museum
  • Grande Prairie Public Library 
  • Heritage Discovery Centre
  • Montrose Cultural Centre
  • Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum
  • Revolution Place and Bowes Family Gardens

Grande Prairie also hosts many annual arts and cultural events such as:

  • The International Street Performers' Festival
  • The Reel Shorts Film Festival
  • Grande Prairie Stompede
  • Guitars and Wagons
  • The Bear Creek Folk Festival
  • East Coast Garden Party 


One of the largest FREE admission galleries in Western Canada. The Gallery aims to preserve, inspire and explore the world of art to share with the community and the region.

Montrose Cultural Centre
#103, 9839 103 Avenue Grande Prairie, AB T8V 6M7
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The Theatre produce seven shows a season and a wealth of special events, concerts, and film programming. Beautiful 165-seat venue is available for special event rentals and community space.

10130 98 Avenue Grande Prairie, AB T8V 0P6
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Have a great time with family and friends and create memories as some of the best rockers, country music artists, chuck wagon favourites and barrel racers take the spotlight at this festival.

The centre is an engaging, interpretive museum that takes visitors through a geological and industrial time-line as portrayed from the Mesozoic Era, through the last Ice Age and into the development of local, natural resources.

Centre 2000
11330 106 Street Grande Prairie, AB T8V 7X9
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The museum is an international institute for experiential learning dedicated to Alberta’s palaeontological heritage, through research, collection, preservation, exhibition, public programming, publications and innovative outreach.

9301 112 Avenue Wembley, AB T0H 3S0
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Celebrates short films and the filmmakers who make them by screening gems of storytelling brilliance from around the world, across Canada, and here in the Peace Region.

10130 98 Avenue Grande Prairie, AB T8V 0P6
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Take a step back in time with the oldest building still standing in Grande Prairie. The Forbes Homestead was built in 1910 by one of the earliest pioneers and missionaries in the area.

10424 96 Street Grande Prairie, AB T8V 1Z9
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Make the centre your first stop in the City of Grande Prairie. Come plan your visit and discover the many attractions and events in this vibrant, growing community.

Centre 2000
#114, 11330 106 Street Grande Prairie, AB T8V 6T7
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