Portage & District Arts Centre

PDAC Gallery and Gift Shop Hours


The Portage & District Arts Centre Gallery and Gift Shop is open to the public Tuesdays to Saturdays from 11:00am to 5:00pm (closed on the Saturdays of long weekends).

Thank You

Current Exhibitions


MY HOUSE AS A LIFE: Outer/Inner Journeys

Acrylic paintings by Jane Gateson.

Exhibition Dates: September 7 - October 15, 2016

Exhibition Sponsor: Portage Vision Services

Exhibition Opening: Thursday, September 15 at 7:00pm

With the generous support of the Manitoba Arts Council

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The Portage & District Arts Centre has many gift ideas

for the Outdoorsman, for the Cook, for the Crafter,

for the Reader, for the Little One, for the Artist and for

All Occasions...

Our Gift Shop is open Tuesday to Saturday,

11:00am to 5:00pm. 

Visit our Gift Shop page for more details.

Looking for Unique & Locally Made Gift Ideas???

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PDAC Will Be Closed for Remembrance Day


The Portage & District Arts Centre Gallery and Gift Shop will be closed Friday, November 11, 2016 for Remembrance Day. We are open, Saturday, November 12, 2016.



An exhibit by the Portage Camera Club.

Exhibition Dates: September 13 to October 29, 2016

*Boardroom Gallery is closed every Wednesday

from 12:30pm to 3:30pm.

For more information visit Gallery Exhibits

Jazz, Cheer, Hip Hop, Pre-Pointe, Contemporary, Ukrainian, Ballet, Tap

REGISTER TODAY for the 2016 - 2017 Dance Program (ages 3 - adult).

All dance classes start in September and run until the Dance Recital in April.

Visit Dance Program for all the details.

Fall 2016 Programming - REGISTER TODAY!

Children’s Classes, Adult Classes, Workshops & Extra Curricular Activities

New classes include: Highland Dancing, Puppetry for Kids, Theatre without the Anxiety, Basics of Theatre, Intro to Digital Media, Club Dance, Chinese Tea Appreciation

All this plus your usual favourites like pottery, art play, drawing, mixed media, painting, quilting, social dancing, stained glass, image transfer.

Visit Classes & Workshops for all the details.

The PDAC Reel Event Independent Film Series... NEW SEASON



The Portage & District Arts Centre Reel Event Independent Film Series is rolling for the 13th Season!

Season Passes are only $48 for 6 fantastic movies!!!

Available for purchase NOW at the Portage & District Arts Centre Gift Shop.


We are excited to be screening in the William Glesby Centre.

All screenings start at 7:30pm (doors open at 7:00pm).

Visit Reel Event for all the details.

September 30 & October 1

at the Portage & District Arts Centre

Artists at work, musicians and dancers in the Portage & District Arts Centre Gallery, Friday, September 30 from 1:00pm-4:00pm & Saturday, October 1 from 1:00pm-4:00pm.

Admission is free. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Shining a light on local art and culture. Join in the Celebration!

Visit Special Events for all the details.