FAQ’s

How much does each event cost?

All our events are Free. 

How do I get to Roundhouse ?

The Canada Line Yaletown-Roundhouse Station is kitty-corner to the Roundhouse on Davie St & Pacific Blvd. The Aqua Bus Ferry terminal from Granville Island stops at Marinaside Crescent. The shuttle bus that runs on Pacific Blvd has stops at Davie St and Drake St.

Walking: From Granville Street, head east five blocks down Davie.
Skytrain: The Yaletown-Roundhouse Canada Line Station is 200 metres from us.
Bus: Buses 6 & C23  stop within feet of the Roundhouse.

 Where can I park at the Roundhouse and at the Studio Tours?

The Roundhouse has both metered parking around the streets and a parkade located nearby. An underground parking lot is located off Drake St & Pacific Blvd across from David Lam Park. The entrance is on Roundhouse Mews, access from Drake St.

Monday to Friday
7am-6pm – $3.50/hour, no daily max
Monday to Sunday, Holidays
6-11pm – $5 flat rate
Saturday, Sunday and Holidays
7am-6pm – $3.50/hour
$15 max per day
6-11pm – $5 max

Parking rates may change from those posted above. Please check the EasyPark website for current pricing.

Studio tour parking- street parking will be available in most areas. Many of the studios will be within easy walking distance from each other. The online MAP will help you plan your visits. 

Consider taking transit, walking, or riding your bike instead.  

What methods of payment will be available?

We will have the ability to take credit cards (Visa and Mastercard, no AmEx) at the Roundhouse event. During the individual studio openings some of the artists will have a form of receiving credit or debit and ATM’s are usually nearby.

Do you have an ATM?

There are ATM’s within walking distance of the Roundhouse Event. 

Can I take photos?

Please respect the artists and ask before taking photographs in any studio.  Share your photos tag @westofmainartwalk and use our official hashtag   #westofmainartwalk 

  

Can I bring Children?

Yes, kids appreciate all forms of art too! We will be holding artist demos during our Roundhouse event, many of which the kids can get some hands on experience.. Demos and times will be posted on our website once available. We also invite school groups to attend our Roundhouse event. Please contact us via email and we would be happy to organize an artist to take the group on a tour. 

 

Can I bring my pets?

Unfortunately pets are not allowed inside the Roundhouse. Very few of the artist venues and studios will be able to accommodate pets inside.

 

How can I find out more about the artists at the Roundhouse and The Studio Tours?

Visit 2019 artists on our website for artist information and images. Browse through and see what interests you the most and plan your tour. You will find a printable PDF map here as well.