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Membership Benefits

As a member of the York Region Arts Council you will enjoy the following benefits:

  • FREE early bird admission to ‘Arts After Hours’ networking events
  • OPPORTUNITY to publish your achievements in the monthly Art eNewsletter
  • EXCLUSIVE member only emails about upcoming opportunities 
  • FREE listing in an online member’s directory on
  • ELIGIBILITY to submit a blog on
  • FREE admission to Arts Exposed Seminar Series (forthcoming)
  • DISCOUNTED FEES to educational programming
  • FREE profile and ecommerce platform to sell work online
  • ELIGIBILITY to be considered as an apprentice for the Art Mentorship Project
  • DISCOUNTS to local businesses
  • DISCOUNTED vendor rate for YRAC events
  • MEDIA LIST – local radio, newspaper, television


The Lebovic Centre for the Arts & Entertainment – 19 on the Park

20% off on regular priced tickets to all regular season events  and “Film Buff” pricing for all TIFF screenings without purchasing a whole pass ($6.50/film incl. hst).

Connors Music

15% off on all retail, rental, recording and repair services

Richmond Hill Centre for Performing Arts

15% off of RHCPA Presents Shows

Curry’s Art Store

10% off regular prices at any Curry’s Retail Location

Stephen Leacock Theatre

10% off only for shows produced by Town of Georgina

The Varley Art Gallery of Markham

We will provide 2 for 1 admission to members at the gallery

Merk Photography 

15% off artist headshots, business headshots, events, family portraits and fine art photography

Stylus Imaging Solutions 

10% off the regular price of Canvas prints, banners, decals and car wraps.

Brian Smith Photography 

FREE one hour, on location photo session $100.00 Value

Winged Canvas: Markham’s Art Hub

20% off all regular priced custom framing and art / giclée printing services.


35% Discount on yearly subscriptions for CALL PUBLISHERS. 

  • Unlimited MANAGED 'No Entry Fee' CALLS (accept submission on
  • Unlimited Unmanaged List & Announce Open Calls
  • Listing in The ARTS DIRECTORY + your Open Calls & Events integrated & displayed on your listing page

Please use coupon code iheartyrac

York Region Arts Council, YRAC

1310 Kerrisdale Blvd., Unit 200
Newmarket, ON. L3Y 7B3

Phone: 905-726-3278
Fax: 905-726-2788

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