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A home for arts, music, education and entertainment in the Okanagan. Located in the heart of Kelowna's Cultural District, the Centre is a focal point in the growing downtown area, a place where people of all ages can meet, be inspired and learn about the arts. The Centre houses the 326-seat Mary Irwin Theatre, resident artist studios, pottery studio, galleries, dance studio, meeting rooms, box office, bistro and more. Please contact us for events, course information and room rentals.

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  • Description Rotary Centre for the Arts, a distinctive space for special events, theatre, visual arts and music, officially opened November 2, 2002. This $6.8M project was funded by the City of Kelowna, the Province and the Federal Government. There have also been significant individual contributions, along with donations from special interest groups. The Centre was named after the Rotary Clubs for their extensive fundraising efforts of $350,000. The Rotary Centre for the Arts is a 44,000 square foot building. The beams are part of the original city owned Growers Building. We have 8 artist studios with artwork for sale.
  • Largest Room 104
  • Total Sq. Ft. 44
  • Reception Capacity 500
  • Theatre Capacity 326
  • Number of Rooms 5
Jul 26

Jake Vaadeland & the Sturgeon River Boys

July 26, 2024

Rotary Centre for the Arts

Jake Vaadeland is a self-taught multi-instrumentalist and songwriter from Saskatchewan, Canada. His traditional sound...

Jul 26

Jake Vaadeland and the Sturgeon River Boys

July 26, 2024

Rotary Centre for the Arts

Jake Vaadeland is a self-taught multi-instrumentalist and songwriter from Saskatchewan, Canada. His traditional sound...

Aug 10

TAYOS w/Misplaced Intentions

August 10, 2024

Rotary Centre for the Arts

Tayos is coming to your city.
If you think that sounds good, WAIT there's more!!!
They have invited their friends...

Sep 14

September Market at the RCA 2024

September 14, 2024

Rotary Centre for the Arts

Come out to the Craft Culture Fall Market on Saturday, September 14th from 10am – 4pm for a one day shopping experience...