To our beloved community,

With grateful hearts, we thank you for helping to make Cultivate 2019 a success on so many important levels. We had a blast, and hope that you did too.  In the spirit of long-term sustainability and deeper planning, we’ve decided to open up our organizing circle and...

Looking back with gratitude…

Our gratitude to all our volunteers, sponsors, funders, advertisers, supporters, billet hosts, crew, vendors, service providers, and staff. Cultivate Festival 2019 was a huge success thanks to you! Adena Broadhead Alex Dewar Alex Strachan Alex Van Amerongen Alexandra...

We want to hear from you!

Did we see you at the Cultivate Festival? We are looking for celebrations, ideas, advice, and feedback to help us plan, prepare, and improve for 2020. Please click on the links below and share your thoughts with us. We appreciate you taking the time. I was an audience...

Cultivate Raffle Prizes

SEVEN Awesome Prizes!   Prize Package Number One: Ticket no. 716636 Artisan Gift Package Number One Woodblock print by Rick Herdman  |  value = $105 Gift certificate, essential oil & cream from The Medicine Garden  |  value = $60 Gabriola Songs CD  |  value = $20...

Raffle Prizes

Cultivate Raffle Prizes SEVEN Awesome Prizes! One Ticket for $2 | Three Tickets for $5 | Arm’s Length for $20 Tickets will be on sale throughout the Cultivate Festival. The draw will happen at 5 pm on Sunday. Prize Package Number One: Woodblock print by Rick...

Cultivate: A gathering for all generations

“The Commons was a glow with such a good energy. I really was proud to be part of this community this past weekend.” “This festival was pure magic!!” “I’ve never been at a prettier, more heart-opening festival.” “So many dedicated, talented, community-minded locals...

NEW: Group Discounts

Come to the Festival, and bring all your friends!  We’re making it easier with a Group Pass Discount To get your group discount 1. Go to our online ticket booth 2.  Select 5 or more of any of these passes Cultivator Pass Weekend Music Pass 5-Show Theatre Pass...

Turnip the Beets! Growing and Art

Why mix together theatre and music and visual art? And why the name, “Cultivate”? You might have already picked it up, but we love growing things. If you wandered down to the Commons, you’re going to see a lot of growing things – gardens, right in the heart of...

Cultivate is a festival for everyone who loves Gabriola Island

Join us at the Gabriola Commons on Aug 30 to Sept 1st for Cultivate: Gabriola Island’s end-of-summer, family-friendly celebration of music, theatre, art, and our community. We’re excited to share some highlight of the music and theatre lineups for your 2019 Cultivate...