Public Special Events

Whether we’re launching a new exhibition, holding one of our annual art sales, giving kudos to our volunteers, or hosting a fundraiser, we love bringing our community together to celebrate art, history, and nature!

Please note: some of our usual events are not currently feasible or have been modified, due to COVID-19. Head to our Plan Your Visit page for information about the COVID-19 safety protocols you can expect during your visit.

the entrance to Leighton Art Centre is shown, snow-covered and decorated with Christmas wreaths and lamps

Christmas in the Country Art Sale

November 5 @ 10:00 am - December 23 @ 4:00 pm
Annual Favourite

Experience a uniquely Albertan gift shopping experience, in our historic location or online from your home!

The Most Beautiful Art Tour in Alberta

November 28 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Holiday Edition

Find unique gifts for friends & family as you tour 4 galleries & 4 private artist studios in the frosty foothills of southern Alberta!

Recent Public Special Events


 

Paint the Foothills

September 12 @ 9:00 am - September 13 @ 4:00 pm

Alberta Culture Days 2020
 

Clothesline Online 2020

June 13 @ 8:00 am - June 30 @ 5:00 pm

LAC Member Artists
 

Christmas in the Country 2019

November 2, 2019 @ 8:00 am - December 21, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

 

Fall Paint-Out 2019

September 28, 2019 @ 8:00 am - September 29, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

 

Clothesline Festival & Art Sale 2019

June 1, 2019 @ 8:00 am - June 2, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

 

Fall Paint-Out 2018

September 29, 2018 @ 8:00 am - September 30, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

 

Clothesline Festival & Art Sale 2018

June 2, 2018 @ 8:00 am - June 3, 2018 @ 5:00 pm