A series of in-person and online events and workshops designed to support, build, and strengthen the diverse artistic community in York Region through networking, exhibitions, and discussions.


artist circle event at the 8th trail marker unveiling

March 2024 – date TBD – Join YRAC for the next Trail Marker unveiling marked with a special Artist Circle Event! Details coming soon!

Dance together project york Region

September 29 – October 1, October 15, 2023 – the Dance Together Festival York Region is a series of free dance workshops available for all ages and abilities!


August 13, 2023 – Learn how to incorporate and enhance your art using Augmented Reality!


July 23, 2023 – YRAC will be at the Newmarket Makers Festival where you can stop by and take a workshop with local artist, and YRAC member Jing Fu, and take a little walk to see “The Chickadee” just a few steps away, in Fairy Lake Park!

Artist circle meet up and grant writing workshop

May 31, 2023 – Join YRAC for a networking event and grant workshop where you can learn more about applying for a variety of grants and engage with your peers!

Artist Circle Expo at the Block Party

May 27, 2023 – Join YRAC at the Assembly Park Block Party to engage with York Region Artists and view some beautiful art!

Artist Circle Meet up at the agm

May 20, 2023 – Join YRAC for our Annual General Meeting and Artist Circle Meet Up to engage with Artists in York Region and view some amazing visual art exhibitions!

Culture Break - Caribbean Storytelling

March 30, 2023 – Join us for one hour of storytelling and exploring Caribbean Culture with Storyteller and founder of @talkin_tales, Kesha Christie!

sharing the waltz

March 10, 2023 – In partnership with the Dance Together Project, Sharing the Waltz brought beautiful dance to Assembly Park.