Online Fundraising Auction
Bid on fabulous prizes and help us inspire the artist in everyone!
At Place des Arts, we believe everyone should have the chance to explore their creative passions. That’s why we’re raising funds to improve access to the arts for underserved and in-need people in our community.
We need your help! Mark your calendars and get set to bid on dozens of the fabulous items up for grabs in our October online auction fundraiser.
Starting October 14 at 9am and running until October 27 at 9pm, just one click lets you bid on a variety of amazing auction packages including travel, entertainment and culture, dining and more.
Check out a few of the exciting items up for bid:
A two night stay on the Water's Edge Resort's private island: the only property with access to both the serene Ucluelet Inlet & the active Marina from every suite.
- Experience BC with return airfare for two on any scheduled Harbour Air Seaplanes flight to/from South Vancouver (Richmond). Destinations include Victoria, Nanaimo, Sechelt and more.
- Rest and relax at the Hotel Nexus Seattle with a two-night stay in a luxurious Japanese hydrotherapy tub room.
- Rock out at the Commodore Ballroom with a Live Nation show and table reservation for two.
And much more!
With some of the highest rates of working poverty in Metro Vancouver, the need for low barrier and inclusive arts programs is greater than ever in Coquitlam. Your bids will make a difference. The funds we raise will support Place des Arts’ program subsidies and outreach initiatives, benefiting in-need children, youth and adults in our community, furthering our mission to inspire the artist in everyone!
Please be sure to visit this page frequently for updates, details on how to bid and more sneak peeks of our exciting auction items. Bidders can create an account or bookmark our auction website at 32auctions.com; must be 18 or older to bid.
Visit our online auction fundraiser at 32auctions.com
Thank you to our major sponsors
Thank you to our generous community partners!
Alliance Massage Therapy Centre Inc., Angelo's Salon and Spa, Art Knapp Plantland, Arts Club Theatre Company, Ballet BC, Beaty Biodiversity Museum, Britannia Mine Museum, Browns Socialhouse beside the Coquitlam Centre, Burger Heaven, Capilano Suspension Bridge, Carousel Theatre for Young People, Choices Markets, The Cinematheque, Climb Base5, Club 16: Trevor Linden Fitness, The Comedy Mix, Como Creek Brewing, Commodore Ballroom, The Cultch, DavidsTea, Dogtopia, Ethical Bean Coffee, Everything Wine, FlyOver Canada, Forbidden Vancouver, The Golden Boot Caffe, Golden Ears Cheesecrafters, Greater Vancouver International Film Festival Society, Hard Rock Casino Vancouver, Hotel Nexus Seattle, Il Terrazzo Ristorante, The Keg, Keurig Canada, Kintec Footwear, Kushala Yoga & Wellness, Lan Su Chinese Garden, Landmark Cinema, Lougheed Town Centre, Luxe Beauty Lounge & Mobile Spa, Me-n-Ed’s Pizza Parlors, Meridian Meats & Seafood, Metropolis at Metrotown, Mini Maid, Museum of Vancouver, Old Spaghetti Factory, Opus Art Supplies, Pacific Theatre, Pittock Mansion, Plum, Pomme Natural Market, PuSh International Performing Arts Festival, Royal BC Museum, Royal City Musical Theatre, Sammy J's Coquitlam, Skoah Suter Brook, Steamworks Brewery, Thrifty Foods, UBC Botanical Garden, UBC Museum of Anthropology, Vancouver Bach Choir, Vancouver Chamber Choir, Vancouver Circus School, Vancouver Kids Fashion Week, Vancouver Opera, Vancouver Photowalks, The Vancouver Trolley Company, Village Toy Shop, Westwood Plateau Executive Course, Zone Bowling
For more information
Please visit our Freqently Asked Questions page for more information about the auction.
To learn more or to donate an auction prize, please contact Resource Development Coordinator Casey McCarthy at 604.664.1636 ext 36 or cmccarthy [at] placedesarts.ca.