QR Anthology Website Launched

Thank you to everyone who came to the Poetry Gabriola Spring Party and QR Anthology Launch at the HIVE on May 14th. We had a fabulous time, and we are grateful to all the readersa dn contributors to the QR Anthology project! Speaking of which, it is time to launch the QR Anthology site: http://info63236.wix.com/qranthology

Poetry Gabriola Spring Party and QR Anthology Launch coming up

Join us for the Poetry Gabriola Spring Party & QR Anthology Launch Event
Saturday, May 14, 6pm–9pm, at the HIVE.

Harmonic Harvest Festival Coming October 1, 2022

Harmonic Harvest
Immersive Food & Art Festival
Saturday, Oct 1

Gates open at 1pm
Good Earth Farm
600 South Road
Gabriola Island, BC
Produced by Maji Events and Hidden Bass Society
Supported by Poetry Gabriola Society, Good Earth Farm, and the BC Arts Council

The 2021 Micro Poetry Festival

Readings, Workshops & the CoRvid Cabaret
March 31 to April 11
Part of the Isle of The Arts Festival



Trans/Forming: Old forms to sing a new song

Jaap Blonk comes to HIVE on April 21st

In collaboration with HIVE, Poetry Gabriola, is pleased to bring one of the most unique vocal performers in the world this Saturday!



Poetry Gabriola introduces its new board of directors for 2016

Following its Annual General Meeting and Visioning session, the Poetry Gabriola Society is very pleased to introduce its new board of directors, and plans for an expanding vision of the society’s role on Gabriola, and on the national literary and performance scene.


It's coming and soon! The Festival is just a few days away. Do you have your Festival Passes? That $75 gets you 4 days of amazing events. Each evening performance is $16. Get your tickets at Artworks or through the Poetry Gabriola website.

Poetry Gabriola - For Everyone!

On Saturday, February 18,  and Sunday, February 19, enjoy Knock-Knock, Who's There?, a FREE, site-specific, multi-artist event designed to take place in the 11 tiny cabins on the oceanside grounds of the Dragon's Lodge. From 12:30pm until 2:00pm, the audience is invited to fan out into the forest and start knocking on cabin doors.

BATTER UP!! Poetry Festival OPENING NIGHT is All About Baseball!

Join two of our favourite heavy hitters on opening night for a double header that's all about writing and baseball. Your host for the evening will be  rock-star accordionist Barbara Adler.

Joëlle Anthony         Women in the Line-Up 

Ravin' Ravens For The Caws - The Art Draw Is Back!


Poetry Gabriola's much lauded Raven Art Draw has returned in 2012 - offering the opportunity to win incredible works of art including original pieces by Sheila Norgate, Jeff Molloy, Stephen Reid, and others. Prize pieces include: