The Queen West Art Crawl is an annual event celebrating the artistic community of Queen West and Parkdale-a neighbourhood that surges with creative energy. From Bathurst to Ronces, the strip will come alive with sales, talks, walks, and events

Opening Night Gala: Sept. 14, 6-9 pm, Drake Hotel Underground, 1150 Queen St. W. Free
Join CP24’s Jamie Gutfreund for a gala art auction. Sip cocktails and bid on work from artists featured at the Art Crawl.  

Outdoor Show & Sale: Sept. 15 & 16, 11 am-6 pm, Trinity Bellwoods Park
Over 250 artists will participate in this juried art exhibition, which also features food vendors, community booths, a stage, and a kid-friendly zone. 

Parkdale Night Crawl: Sept. 15, 7-11 pm
This is an immersive experience where artists and patrons will interact and create art together. Each venue will offer a different, unique experience. 

Walks & Talks
A series of talks and workshops are taking place over the weekend, hosted by MOCCA, Lomography, The Drake, The Gladstone, RESCUE, and more. From photography workshops to drag performances, there’s something for everyone. 

Etsy Studio
We’re especially excited for the Etsy Studio, where a variety of local creators will lead workshops Friendship Bracelets, Handmade Cards, Flower Crowns and more. Find the RSVP links here.

Community Partner Crawl
Over the weekend, businesses up and down the strip will host artists in their spaces. Click above to download a venue map, grab a latte, and go exploring!

~ Haley Cullingham