Arts and Culture

Arts and Culture

Two musicians playing violins

The City of St. John’s is known for its arts community. From dance to film and everything in between, there is non-stop activity that provides an awe-inspiring array of ways to engage with the arts. The arts community is also well travelled and St. John’s artists can be found all over the world at art exhibitions, festivals, book readings, concerts and theatres.

The arts are an essential component to a livable city and the City of St. John’s undertakes various programs and initiatives to help ensure their sustainability. For further information on the City’s programs and services related to the arts, please see below.